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Posted 13 January 2020

MicroCPD: Assess your Academic English

Richard Nickalls from the BIA talks about how international students can receive immediate support for their academic English and receive signposting to the various services available, through Canvas.

Posted 09 December 2019

MicroCPD: Curriculum Futures

Danielle Hinton discusses whether our traditional approach to curriculum design is fit for purpose, and advocates for robust evidence-based learning designs.

Posted 25 November 2019

Canvas accessibility

Find out how you can make your Canvas content accessible and where to go for Canvas accessibility guidance and support.

Posted 25 November 2019

MicroCPD: Sprint Forward

Dan Reynolds talks about 'Sprint Forward' project', that used the 'design sprint' concept to address real challenges facing UoB, and gave students an opportunity to enrich and develop their employability skills.

Posted 31 October 2019

Canvas and Web Accessibilty

Canvas and web accessibility guide in line with new legislation 'Web Accessibility Regulations' which came into effect on 23rd September 2019.

Posted 22 October 2019

NATY Project Showcase

The EEF team hosted a showcase event on September 18th to celebrate projects recently funded and completed under the 'New Academic Teaching Year' (NATY) theme.

Posted 21 October 2019

MicroCPD: Digital Innovation Boot Camp

Prof Ian Jefferson talks about the Digital Innovation Boot Camp - a week-long education enhancement activity to train students in the cutting-edge digital technologies used within research activities and in industry.

Posted 14 October 2019

MicroCPD: NATY Enrichment Week

The Shakespeare Institute's Abigail Rokison-Woodall shares lessons learnt from a pilot project for enrichment weeks in the New Academic Teaching Year (NATY).

Posted 30 September 2019

The Open Classroom

The Open Classroom peer observation initiative aims to provide a safe, developmental space to learn with colleagues from across the institution.

Posted 07 August 2019

HEFi Festival 2019

Delivered during 1st-5th July, the HEFi Festival 2019 was our exciting, week-long programme of continuing professional development events.