Centre for Educational Development
Diverse twenty-first century students, the evolving Higher Education context and an increasingly global employment market provide new opportunities and challenges for teaching, learning and assessment. The Centre for Educational Development provides expert support and facilitation to enhance education provision within the University. It offers a range of activities that support:
continuing professional development in learning, teaching and assessment
student engagement and progression
key educational initiatives
interaction with the Higher Education Academy
education-related committees and groups such as the Directors of Education Forum, the Supporting Student Attainment Action Group and the Education Strategy Implementation Group
Guest Speaker Series 2013/14 -
27 November 2013 - 'Bringing Graduate Attributes to Life Road Show', Dr Krista DeLeeuw, Aberdeen University, and presentations by Dr Philip Hanna, Computer Science, and Dr Joan Rahilly, English, on graduate attributes initiatives at Queen's, Council Chamber/Canada Room, 10am-1.30pm. Download flyer here.
4 December 2013 - 'Perspectives on Undergraduate Peer Mentoring at Queen's', led by Angela McQuade, Saoirse Hamill and Niall Tyndall (Learning Development Service) and Dr Joan Rahilly (Academic Coordinator for peer mentoring in the School of English, Senior Lecturere and Director of Education), Old Staff Common Room, 12.45pm - 1.55pm. Download flyer here.
30 January 2014 - Two workshops facilitated by Professor Mick Healey, HE Consultant and Researcher - 'Refreshing and Renewing the Curriculum', Council Chamber/Canada Room - 09.30-12.00 - download flyer here; and Rethinking the Undergraduate Dissertation: Avoiding Throwing the Baby out with the Bathwater, Council Chamber/Canada Room, 12.45-3.45 pm download flyer here.
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Senate has considered and approved a new Education Strategy for the period 2011-16. It sets an ambitious vision for the delivery of a transformational learning experience for UG and PG taught students.
Supporting our Staff
CED can provide expert help for you with:
Queen's University Belfast
Student Guidance Centre, University Road, Belfast BT7 1NN
Tel: 028 9097 1447