Author Archives: Heather McKiggan-Fee

Supporting Student Learning (module ID5101)

This is an optional 10-credit, Masters-level module which is open to postgraduate teachers and early career academics.  Participants on this module will be able to consider issues in more depth and breadth than is possible in the introductory workshops to … Continue reading

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Starting a PG research degree? PGR Induction (16th September & 7th October)

The University Postgraduate Researcher Induction and Essentials sessions are intended to help you make a smooth transition from undergraduate/masters study or the workplace to postgraduate research student. The Induction will explain the University structures, policies and procedures that apply to … Continue reading

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Mandatory Workshops for PGRs who Teach (AY19-20 dates)

Research postgraduates must complete mandatory courses before engaging in any teaching or marking, ideally just before the semester in which you first teach. The purpose of the workshops is to ensure that all postgraduate teachers have a basic understanding of … Continue reading

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Mandatory Workshops for PGRs who Teach (AY19-20 dates)

Research postgraduates must complete mandatory courses before engaging in any teaching or marking (you only need to do them once).  The purpose of the workshops is to ensure that all postgraduate teachers have a basic understanding of the UK educational … Continue reading

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PhD Teaching Opportunity – The Scholars Programme (apply by 31st July)

The Scholars Programme is run by The Brilliant Club, an award-winning university access charity. They recruit and train doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to deliver programmes of university-style teaching to pupils in schools that serve under-represented communities.  In 2019-20 The Brilliant … Continue reading

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Introduction to University Teaching 1: Supporting Student Learning (ID5101)

This is an optional 10-credit, Masters-level module which is open to early career academics and postgraduate teachers.  Participants on this module will be able to consider issues in more depth than is possible in the introductory workshops to further enhance … Continue reading

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Mandatory Workshops for PGRs who Teach (AY19-20 dates)

Research postgraduates must complete mandatory courses before engaging in any teaching or marking (you only need to do them once).  The purpose of the workshops is to ensure that all postgraduate teachers have a basic understanding of the UK educational … Continue reading

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Introduction to University Teaching 1: Supporting Student Learning (ID5101)

This is an optional 10-credit, Masters-level module which is open to early career academics and postgraduate teachers.  Participants on this module will be able to consider issues in more depth than is possible in the introductory workshops to further enhance … Continue reading

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HEA Fellowship Application Workshop (19th June)

This workshop will begin with a brief introduction to the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) and different categories of HEA Fellowship (Associate, Fellow or Senior), and then provide advice on making an individual route application, beginning with deciding which category … Continue reading

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Mandatory Workshops for PGRs who Teach (various dates)

Research postgraduates must complete mandatory courses before engaging in any teaching or marking (you only need to do them once).  The purpose of the workshops is to ensure that all postgraduate teachers have a basic understanding of the UK educational … Continue reading

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