Academic & Student Affairs

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:

curriculum development

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key educational initiatives

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student engagement and progression

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interaction with the Higher Education Academy

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continuing professional development in learning, teaching and assessment

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education-related committees and groups such as the Directors of Education Forum and the Supporting Student Attainment Action Group

Forthcoming Events

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Guest Speaker Series event
12 January 2015, 10.00am - 1.00pm, Seminar Room 1, IPSC - Engagement Teaching in Engineering and the Physical Sciences, Professor Wayne Seames, the Fulbright Distinguished Chair at Leeds University. Download flyer here (17.2 KB)

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Guest Speaker Series event
25 February 2015, 1.30pm - 4.30pm, Seminar Room 1, IPSC - Engaging Home and International Students: A Practical Theory, Dr Rachel Scudamore, University of Nottingham. Download flyer here (14.4KB) 

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CED Annual Conference
25 June 2015, 9.30am - 3.30pm, Canada Room and Council Chamber - Blending the Learning: incorporating technology in your teaching, Mark Brown, Director, Institute for Digital Learning, DCU and Russell Stannard, University of Warwick.


Latest News

e-AFFECT blog
News of our JISC funded Assessment and Feedback Project: e-Assessment and Feedback for Effective Course Transformations, e-AFFECT can be found on the project blog.

Education Strategy
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:

Centre for Educational Development
Queen's University Belfast
Student Guidance Centre, University Road, Belfast BT7 1NN
Tel: 028 9097 1447
email:
ced@qub.ac.uk