Category Archives: Training

‘Discover, dream, design and deliver’ curriculum design workshops

This blog post was written by Dr Liz Bennett, Director of Teaching and Learning in the School of Education and Professional Development and Dr Sue Folley, Academic Developer with a focus on the use of digital tools within teaching. In … Continue reading

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Collaborating and connecting in learning spaces

The Teaching and Learning Institute carried out a small scale evaluation of a new classroom named the ‘collaborative learning suite. We interviewed three members of staff, a technical manager and undertook four classroom observations between Sep 2015 and June 2016. … Continue reading

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Personalised library support for academic staff

The Teaching and Learning Institute is gathering short case studies of academic practice to enable colleagues to share their approaches to teaching and learning more widely and encourage interdisciplinary and interprofessional learning. The Teaching and Learning Institute coordinates, evaluates and … Continue reading

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Using LEGO to model teaching and learning beliefs and practices

I facilitated a two-hour LEGO workshop with five colleagues last Friday. It was on “Using LEGO to model teaching and learning beliefs and practices.” This session employed some of the principles of the LEGO Serious Play methodology and the aim … Continue reading

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Teaching Large Groups: a Higher Education Academy Toolkit

Large Group Teaching is one of of the ‘New to teaching toolkits’ developed by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and well worth taking a look at as it talks about student-centered teaching, design and interaction. There are also some really … Continue reading

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This is a guest post by James McDowell. This is one of the 2013  Teaching and Learning Innovation Projects funded by the Teaching and Learning Institute at the University of Huddersfield (TALI). It is the final post of 11 guest posts by TALI … Continue reading

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Higher Education Academy Seminars at the University of Huddersfield

Four University of Huddersfield hosted HEA seminars (open to internal and external participants)– BOOK NOW and get FREE lunch:  20th Feb starting at 10.30-14.30 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics): Innovative Approaches to Student Engagement The workshop will be conducted … Continue reading

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