Academic & Student Affairs

Learning and Teaching Events

The Teaching and Learning Events for 2014-2015 are currently being finalised. Further details will be added as they become available.

Guest Speaker Series 2014-15


Fit for purpose: diversifying assessment for 21st century education

Sue Bloxham, Emeritus Professor of Academic Practice at the University of Cumbria and higher education consultant

4 December 2014, 10.00am - 1.00pm, The Senate Room

Further details (15.3KB); Click here for Sue's Presentation (3.21MB)

Engagement Teaching in Engineering and the Physical Sciences

Professor Wayne Seames, Fulbright Distinguished Chair at Leeds University

12 January 2015, 10.00am - 1.00pm, Seminar Room 1, IPSC

Further details (17.2KB)

Engaging Home and International Students: A Practical Theory

Dr Rachel Scudamore, University of Nottingham

25 February 2015, 1.30pm - 4.30pm, Seminar Room 1, IPSC

Further details (14.4KB) 


Motivating Student Learning

Dr Kate Exley

19 May 2015, time to be confirmed, Canada Room

(Details to follow)

 Higher Education Lunchtime Forums 2014-15

 Current developments in Widening Participation at Queen's

The Widening Participation Team (Paula Moran, Deirdre Lynskey and Patricia Hampson). 

19 November 2014, 1.00pm - 1.55pm, Old Staff Common Room 

Further Details, click here (32.9KB)

2015 CED Conference

Blending the Learning: incorporating technology in your teaching

The Forthcoming CED Annual Conference on the theme of e-Learning will be held on Thursday 25th June 2015, 9.30am - 3.30pm, Canada Room and Council Chamber.

We are pleased to confirm that the keynote speakers will be:

  • Professor Mark Brown, Director, National Institute for Digital Learning, Dublin City University
  • Russell Stannard freelance consultant in ICT and Education and part-time Principal Teaching Fellow, University of Warwick