Look on the News page for teaching and learning news from the UK art, design and media higher education sector, including events, calls for papers, funding opportunities and more. See the About us page for information on how to share your news on this blog.

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

EVENT - Pedagogies of Hope and Opportunity

The Higher Education Academy Arts and Humanities Annual Conference 2012
Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow
29 - 30 May 2012
Unprecedented changes in UK higher education are placing the Arts & Humanities under particular scrutiny and pressure. Pedagogies of Hope and Opportunity is the HEA’s first annual conference dedicated solely to enhancing learning and teaching and the experience for Arts & Humanities students. Over two days and 30 parallel sessions and interactive workshops, the conference will explore the latest developments and innovations in Arts and Humanities learning and teaching.

Keynote speakers:
Professor Giovanni Schiuma, Professor in Innovation and Knowledge Management and Scientific Director of the Centre for Value Management at the Universita degli Studi della Basilicata, Italy.

Professor Linda Drew, Acting Deputy Director and Director of Academic Development, Glasgow School of Art.

Conference themes:
  • Curriculum design in arts
  • Innovations in learning and teaching
  • Technology-enhanced and e-learning
  • Assessment and feedback
  • Employability
  • Internationalisation

Student Photo Competition
The Higher Education Academy is looking for a photograph/digital image which captures how it feels to study the Arts and Humanities when studying the Arts and Humanities is at its best. All entries will be displayed at the Arts and Humanities annual conference and the student who submits the HEA's favourite image will win the choice of either a new third generation iPad 16 GB, 4G with WiFi or £450 in Book Tokens. Details of the competition are available on the main event page.

No comments:

Post a Comment