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Evaluating Practice - Jan '21

This course will look at a variety of ways to evaluate your teaching practice.

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Evaluating Practice - Jan '21
  • Duration

    2 weeks
  • Weekly study

    8 hours

Taking a scholarly approach to your practice demands a critical evidence-informed analysis. There are multiple ways in which it is possible to evaluate your own practice.

This short course will explore educational evaluation by looking at the different stakeholders involved and their roles in informing the evaluation process. We will also focus on how we could turn evaluation data into meaningful actions.

We will close the short course by exploring the role and impact of learning and teaching networks could have on your practice.

What topics will you cover?

  • Scholarship of teaching and learning

  • Educational evaluation

  • Evaluating your own practice

  • Using evaluation data to inform practice

  • Developing networks

Learning on this course

You can take this self-guided course and learn at your own pace. On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explore the different groups involved in evaluation in HE
  • Engage with appropriate evaluation techniques to inform your practice
  • Identify meaningful actions from your evaluation of teaching
  • Develop awareness of your supporting networks

Who is the course for?

Colleagues at Coventry University and CU Group who teach and/or support student learning in Higher Education.

Who will you learn with?

Academic Developer and Module Leader for 7010CRB. Ian describes himself as an artist, technologist and teacher.

Lockdown hair is becoming an issue!

Mojtaba has nearly 25 years of experience in teaching and learning and senior management at HE internationally.
PhD in Maths Education, MSc in Pure Maths, BSc & teaching qualification in Maths
SFHEA

Senior Lecturer - Academic Development and SFHEA. I gained my PhD in Digital Literacy and my areas of interest include also Digital Media Education and Critical Pedagogy. @lumigopereira

Assistant Professor. Module Leader for 7000CRB. Extensive industry experience in Business Recovery. Joined Higher Education in 2010. Passionate about digital and inclusive teaching.

Who developed the course?

Coventry University

Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

  • Established

    1992
  • Location

    Coventry

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