Academic Staff - Learning and Teaching - Example Objectives

  • To develop a new module or programme (which meets a specific area of student demand) by [date]
  • To engage with NU UK Professional Standards Framework CPD Scheme to obtain D2 Fellowship with the Higher Education Academy by [date]
  • To develop a distance e-learning support activity for a module in (subject) using the Blackboard VLE by [date]
  • To initiate projects which will improve the student learning experience
  • Review assessment techniques currently used for my modules and develop innovative techniques where appropriate by [date]
  • To play a major role in Subject review (internal or external) commencing [date]
  • To apply for a University teaching award
  • To apply for a National Teaching Fellowship
  • To renew with `x’ external examiners/assessors or employers the content of the Undergraduate/ Postgraduate degree programme in (subject) by [date]
  • To contribute to the identification and development of new markets for taught programmes, e.g. through CPD and short courses
  • To apply for a Learning & Teaching grant
  • To introduce an enterprise or engagement module into School’s/Institute’s Masters Programme by [date]
  • To develop and deliver (by date) an innovative activity which supports the personal and professional development of research students in my faculty.
  • To manage the operation of PGR progression panels in my School, and to train and motivate colleagues on these panels (by date), so that all students in my School get useful and timely feedback from the progression process.
  • To work with the International Office, and other colleagues in the University in order to make the School website a more attractive and useful tool for international research student recruitment (by date).