SEDA Spring Conference 2007

Exploring Enhancement in Further and Higher Education

10 May 2007 - 11 May 2007

Location: Glasgow

Conference Programmme

Friday 11th May 2007 - Day 2 (click here for day 1)

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09.00 - 10.15 The SEDA Ideas Exchange

10.15 - 11.45

Parallel Session 5

  1. Beyond Optimism: making enhancement actually happen
    Sally Brown et al

  2. Enhancing the Support and Development of Part-time Teachers: learning from examples of good practice
    Colin Bryson, Lois Kennedy, Anne Morris and Phil Price

  3. Enhancement Through Reflective Practice and Dialogue: engaging with the findings and methodology of a review of research literature on programmes for new academic staff
    Peter Kahn, Ian Willis and Sue Grace

  4. Crazy-paving the Pathway to Enhancement
    Anne Hole (10.15 to 11.00)

    Enhancement Pilgrims: the Christ Church Canterbury experience

    Clive Marsland (11.00 to 11.45)

  5. Hybrid Learning Design - promoting reflection and capturing effective practice
    Alan Masson, Aine MacNeill and Colette Murphy
11.45 - 12.00 Break

12.00 - 12.45

Parallel Session 6

  1. Surfing the Wave of Change: enhancing staff development on stress management
    Scott Buckler

  2. Project Management and Communications for Engineering Students
    Mary Hatakka

  3. Embedding Entrepeneurship in the Curriculum: enhancing learning and teaching through risk in Higher Education
    Sara St George and Zuleika Beavan

  4. SHEER - The Scottish Higher Education Enhancement Research Project
    Lorraine Walsh

  5. Online Instructional Design That Promotes Problem-Based Learning
    Bonnie Fink
12.45 - 14.15 Lunch

13.30 - 14.15 SEDA Annual General Meeting

14.15 - 15.00

Parallel Session 7

  1. Professional Recognition: the next steps
    David Sadler

  2. Teaching, Technology and Transformation: a tale of three institutions    Keith Smyth, Terry Mayes, Andrew Comrie, Liz Foulis, Douglas Greatorex and Julie McCran

  3. Returning from Quality Assurance and Quality Enhancement to Supporting Top-notch Learning and Teaching
    Gwen van der Velden

  4. Wanted Excellence - Dead or Alive (reward is being offered)
    Liz Willis

  5. Getting Published with SEDA
    James Wisdom
15.15 - 15.30 Break
15.30 - 16.15

Keynote Speech: Engaging Learners in Enhancing Learning and Teaching

Duncan Cockburn, Senior Development Advisor, sparqs

16.15 Finish
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