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


key educational initiatives


student engagement and progression


interaction with the Higher Education Academy


continuing professional development in learning, teaching and assessment


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

Recent Events

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CED Annual Conference June 2015
The video recordings of our 2015 conference , "Blending the Learning: incorporating technology in your teaching" are now available to view. 

Russell Stannard - Guest Speaker,  'The real Flipped Classroom'

We were joined by colleagues; Mr Chris Corrigan, School of Creative Arts, Dr Elaine Farrell, School of English and Dr Brendan Murtagh, School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering who presented on their use of technology supported through the Universitities  e-AFFECT project.

Internal Speakers CED Conference 2015

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