Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Practical strategies series

Our 'Practical strategies for ...' workshop series will run through academic year 2019/20. Information on workshops and online booking.

Workshops: overview

The series consists of short workshops on various learning and teaching themes.

Our aim is that staff will leave with practical ideas they can take away and use in their own practice.

2019/20 schedule

We are developing the programme of workshops for next year, see below. More will be added throughout the year.

2019/20 schedule
Date & Time Workshop Campus How to book
12 November 2019, 12:30 - 14:00 Practical Strategies for… Writing a good proposal for a Learning and Teaching Conference Murchison House - G.31 Book online (EASE log in required)
13 November 2019, 12:30 - 14:00 Practical Strategies for… Writing a good proposal for a Learning and Teaching Conference 5.3 Lister Learning and Teaching Centre Book online (EASE log in required)
14 November 2019, 10:00 - 12:00 Practical Strategies for... Using a Solution Focussed Approach in PhD Supervision 1.19 Paterson's Land, Holyrood Campus Book online (EASE log in required)
18 November 2019, 12:00 - 13:30 Practical Strategies for… Writing a good proposal for a Learning and Teaching Conference Room G.01 Vet School Easter Bush (Easter Bush) Book online (EASE log in required)
21 November 2019, 12:30 - 13:30 Practical Strategies for… Writing a good proposal for a Learning and Teaching Conference Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, Little France (Little France) Book online (EASE log in required)
21 November 2019, 14:00 - 16:00 Practical Strategies for… Helping Your Students to Learn 4.20 Charteris Land, Holyrood Campus Book online (EASE log in required)
26 November 2019, 12:00 - 14:00 Practical Strategies for… Developing Awareness to Improve Your Teaching B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus Book online (EASE log in required)
03 December 2019, 14:00 - 16:30 Practical Strategies for… Making Courses More Accessible and Inclusive 1.19 Paterson's Land, Holyrood Campus Book online (EASE log in required)
05 December 2019, 12:00 - 14:00 Practical Strategies for… Widening Participation Room 3.D02, Forrest Hill Building (Central Area) Book online (EASE log in required)
04 February 2020, 14:30 - 16:30 Practical Strategies for... Personal Tutoring With a Solution Focus Martin Hall, New College (Central Area) Book online (EASE log in required)
26 February 2020, 14:00 - 16:00 Practical Strategies for… Applying for Principal's Teaching Award Scheme (PTAS) B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus Book online (EASE log in required)

04 March 2020, 14:00-16:00

Practical Strategies for… Applying for Principal's Teaching Award Scheme (PTAS) Kings Buildings - TBC Book online (EASE log in required)
11 March 2020, 13:00 - 15:30 Practical Strategies for… Making Courses More Accessible and Inclusive B.09, 1 Morgan Lane Book online (EASE log in required)
25 March 2020, 14:30 - 16:30 Practical Strategies for... Using a Solution Focussed Approach in PhD Supervision Baillie Room, New College (Central Area) Book online (EASE log in required)

More workshops will be added as details are confirmed - please check back throughout the academic year.

How to book

Please book using the booking links above.

All workshops details and online booking links are also at learning & teaching workshops webpage

As further dates, times, venues and workshop descriptions are confirmed, more sessions will become available to book via our website and the University events booking system.

Questions?

Any questions relating to the workshops or booking, or to express an interest in attending a workshop that is yet to open for booking, please contact Rosie Bree:

 

Rosie Bree

Head of Event Management

Contact details

Sharing course participation data

Sharing course participation data: IAD policy and practice is to be transparent and to share participation data with University schools and departments. The full policy document is available below:

IAD policy on reporting attendance on IAD events and courses (PDF)