Department for Curriculum and Quality Enhancement

Academic Consultancy

meeting birds eye viewTo support you in enhancing your practice and the student learning experience, we offer a free learning and teaching consultancy service for all staff in the University. We work with individuals, small and large groups or whole departments. We work with you as 'critical friends' providing in-depth development that meets both your teaching needs and the learning needs of your students. We work with you on your agenda, at a time, place, and in a manner that suits you.

Consultancy can take many forms, from individual advice to larger 'events', all tailored to your requirements.

ms19   Our consultancy service can help you in a number of ways, including:
  • Making student feedback more effective
  • Enhancing assessment practices
  • Course design, curriculum planning, unit design / redesign
  • Evaluation of courses / units / student focus groups
  • Responding to NSS data and forward planning
  • Effective learning and teaching using technology
  • Working with external partners
  • Working with international students
  • Peer development and review

 

We can help with many other topics: in short, if you have a learning and teaching issue, we can help.

To discuss your requirements, please contact Phil Verrill (phil.verrill@port.ac.uk).