Development for the Developers
The tenth Summer School for academic developers, will be run at Cumberland Lodge, Windsor from 20 – 22 July 2010.
Academic development includes working with individuals, groups and institutions to analyse and improve their practice. The Summer School will give participants time, stimulus and support to review and improve their own practice.
The course is intended for colleagues in their first few years of work in academic development. Development may be part or all of their work. Participants may work in academic development units; as learning and teaching coordinators in faculties or schools; in Subject Centres; or in other settings and roles where they help to enhance academic practice.
The course aims to help participants to:
The course will involve seminars, workshops, small group and private study, and tutorials and mentoring with experienced developers. There will be time to think!
Feedback from participantsParticipants in the 2009 Summer school said: