2016 – 2017 Programme of Events:

The 2016-17 programme of events has been scheduled in alignment and response to the emerging themes and priorities highlighted by Faculties following meetings held during May and June 2016 with the Associate Deans and Fellows.    


Our workshops & seminars are open to all staff at Edge Hill University.  To book a place, please log into MyView.  Please note, to ensure that you confirm your booking successfully, please press SUBMIT on all training requestsFor further guidance on booking, please click here. 

(For CLT Professional Development Series sessions, on MyView please select ‘Learning & Teaching Development’ under ‘type’.)


Resources from the professional development series are available on the Taught Degrees Framework Wiki (please note you will need to use your network username and password to access this).


Wednesday 28th September 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Rubrics and their effective use in providing student feedback
Facilitator: Dr. Andrea Wright

UKPSF: A3, A4, K4
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 5th October 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Student Expectations in HE
Facilitator: Tony Turjansky

UKPSF: A1, V2, V4
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 12th October 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Problem-Based Learning: pedagogy for the 21st century?
Facilitator: Dr. Chris Beaumont

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, K2, K3, V1, V4

Wednesday 19th October 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Yikking the Yak
Facilitator: Ursula Curwen

UKPSF: V3, K4, A4

Wednesday 26th October 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
D3 Briefing – EHU UKPSF CPD Scheme
Facilitator: Dr. John Bostock

Wednesday 2nd November 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Teaching and Learning Across Professional Boundaries
Facilitator: Andy Kirk

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, V2, V4, K2, K3, K4, K6

Wednesday 9th November 2016, 12.30 – 13.30
Making feedback worthwhile – using screencasts to engage students in their learning
Facilitator: Carl Simmons

UKPSF: A2, A3, V2, K2
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 16th November 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
D2 Briefing – EHU UKPSF CPD Scheme
Facilitator: Dr. John Bostock

Wednesday 23rd November 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Using e-portfolios to support autonomous learning, self-evaluation and formative feedback opportunities and support employability skills
Facilitator: Lindsey Lythgoe

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, K1, K2, K3, K4, V1, V2, V4
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 30th November 2016, 13.00 – 15.00
Creating assessment guides that reduce lecturer workload whilst also increasing student satisfaction with the assessment process
Facilitator: Claire Moscrop

UKPSF: A3, K2, K4, V1.
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 7th December 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
The development and use of simulation technology to support teaching and learning within the Faculty of Health and Social Care
Facilitators: John Morgan and Judith Ball

UKPSF: A2, A4, K4, V2
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 14th December 2016, 12.30 – 14.00
Peer Review as a Pedagogy
Facilitators: David Callaghan

UKPSF: A3, A4, K5, V2

Wednesday 21st December 2016, 12:30 – 14.00
Digital Design: How to disseminate ideas, research and good practice in a visually stimulating way.
Facilitator: Dawne Bell

UKPSF: A1, A4, K4, V3
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 18th January 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
How the online learning experience can be further enhanced
Facilitator: Mark Sutcliffe

UKPSF: A4, K1, K4
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002, THE7003

Wednesday 25th January 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
The use of Lecture Capture technology
Facilitator: Kevin Henshaw

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, K1, K2, K3, K4, K6, V1, V2, V4

Thursday 2nd February 2017, 13.00 – 14.30
Students’ self-assessment of depth of learning within formative learning activities *Postponed*
Facilitator: Bernie Pennington

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, K5, K6

Friday 3rd February 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
The use of student focused tasks in pre-course materials with an unashamed career and employment focus
Facilitator: Gordon Laing

UKPSF: A2, A4, K2, V2
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 8th February 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
D3 Briefing/workshop – EHU UKPSF CPD Scheme
Facilitator: Dr. John Bostock

Wednesday 15th February 2017, 12.00 – 13.00
National Teaching Fellowship (NTF) support programme for EHU
Facilitators: Prof. Mark Schofield, Dr John Bostock and Claire Moscrop

Wednesday 15th February 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Teaching Excellence Framework
Facilitator: Helena Knapton

UKPSF: K1, K2, K3, K4, K5
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 22nd February 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Developing effective digital identity in HE
Facilitator: Linda Kaye

UKPSF: K4 and V4

Wednesday 23rd February 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
The art and science of communication. Development of interview and engagement skills for mental health students. *POSTPONED*
Facilitator: Richard Kitt

UKPSF: A4, K4, V2
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 1st March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
A Joined – Up Approach to Careers and Employability
Facilitators: Robert Collinson and Jacqui Howe

UKPSF:  A4, V1, V4

Monday 6th March 2017, 9.30 – 12.30
Successful Personal Tutoring *POSTPONED*
Facilitators: Margaret Postance, Dr. Chirs Beaumont, Fay Sherrington and Faye Walters

Wednesday 8th March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Using a VLE for modules with insufficient numbers to run ‘normally’ *POSTPONED*
Facilitator: Mark Fremaux

UKPSF: A1, K4, V1

Wednesday 8th March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
D2 Briefing/workshop – EHU UKPSF CPD Scheme
Facilitator: Dr. John Bostock

Wednesday 15th March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Fun with Formative Assessment – Using Apps to Enhance Formative Assessment *POSTPONED*
Facilitator: Jacqui Basquill

UKPSF: A3, K4, V3
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Reflections on the application of a patchwork text (PWT) approach to teaching, learning & assessment in a master’s programme *POSTPONED*
Facilitators: Trish Prescott and Charlotte Moen

UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4

Wednesday 29th March 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Student academic literacies: towards a coherent model of co-development *POSTPONED*
Facilitators: Dr. Phil Rigby

UKPSF: A2, K2, V1
PGCTHE: THE7002, THE7003

Wednesday 5th April 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Progress on the development of an interactive learning object to engage newly recruited nursing students *POSTPONED*
Facilitator: Mary Farrelly

UKPSF: A1, K1, V2

Thursday 27th April 2017, 10.00 – 11.30
Student engagement with design and delivery of assessment centre *POSTPONED*
Facilitators: Patricia Hornby-Atkinson
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UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, K3, V1

Wednesday 3rd May 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Teaching Large Groups
Facilitator: Judith Ball
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UKPSF: A2, A4, K2, V2

Wednesday 10th May 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Flipped classroom
Facilitator: Shelly Haslam
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UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, K2, K3, K4, K5, V2

Wednesday 17th May 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Employing the creative arts within nurse education
Facilitator: Alexandra Swift
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UKPSF: A1, K3, V1

Wednesday 24th May 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
An overview of digital literacies and assistive technology (AT) within the current pre-registration nursing curriculum
Facilitator: Delyth Meirion-Owen
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UKPSF: A1, A2, A4, V1, V4, K1, K2

Wednesday 24th May 2017, 11.00 – 12.00
‘Nudge Sessions’ to help students on grade boundaries
Facilitator: Nigel Kelleher
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UKPSF: A1 A3 V1 V3 K2 K3

Wednesday 24th May 2017, 13.00 – 13.50
Using Music to Develop Academic Reading
Facilitator: Sally Thompson
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UKPSF: A4 V1 V3 K2

Wednesday 31st May 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Students as peer mentors *POSTPONED*
Facilitator: Linda Robson
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UKPSF: A2, K2, V2

Thursday 1st June 2017, 12.30 – 14.00

Facilitators: Elaine Hughes and Hayley McKenzie
An analysis of two methods of PDP within the Faculty of Health & Social Care
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UKPSF: A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, K2, K3, K4, V2, V4

Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th June 2017, 12.30 – 14.00:
2017 SOLSTICE and CLT Conference (external delegates and EHU staff welcome)

Wednesday 7th June 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Developing potential for students with SpLD dyslexia within an UG programme
Facilitator: Alexis Moore
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UKPSF: A2, A4, V1, V2, K3, K4

Wednesday 14th June 2017, 12.00 – 13.30
Student transition into practice: Securing confidence and building resilience
Facilitator: Sheila Ollerhead
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UKPSF: A2, A4, K3, V2
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 14th June 2017, 12.30 – 13.30
Academic Resilience and Confidence
Facilitator: Alexis Moore and Christina Donovan
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Thursday 15th June 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Using QR Codes to Enhance the Learning and Teaching Environment
Facilitator: Dave Wooff
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UKPSF: A1, A2, K4, V1
PGCTHE: THE7001, THE7002

Wednesday 21st June 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Raspberry Pi tbc
Facilitator: Dawn Hewitson (tbc)
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Monday 3rd July 2017:
University Learning and Teaching Day (EHU staff only)

Wednesday 5th July 2017,  12.30 – 14.00
The Development of a Mental Health First Aid Package for Students and Staff
Facilitators: Angela Whelan and Judith Ball
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UKPSF: A2, K2, V2

Wednesday 12th July 2017, 12.30 – 14.00
Creating a placement and safeguarding app for students
Facilitator: Hayley McKenzie
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UKPSF: A4, V2, V4



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