Please see highlights from the 2016 conference, together with lecture recordings and uploaded material available through the AberLearn Blackboard Enhancing Learning with Technology module.

New! Download Dilly Fung's 2017 book, The Connected Curriculum. It is an in-depth study of the topic of her keynote speech at the 2016 conference, and will be useful for anyone doing curriculum redesign. . 

AU Learning and Teaching Conference 6-8 July 2016

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With the help of our AberForward trainee, Phil Perry, we have now compiled all of the available Panopto recordings, presentations and posters from the AU Learning and Teaching Conference in July, and made them available in the Enhancing Learning and Teaching AberLearn Blackboard site. To access these resources, go the the module Enhancing Learning with Technology, click on Content and then the Learning and Teaching Conference July 2016 folder. Please have a look at these fantastic presentations. We hope they will inspire you to further enhance your own teaching.  If you have any questions about the resources or how to implement these ideas into your own modules, please email

Cathy Beckham has created a show reel of highlights from the conference.

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The conference theme was “Appreciating Excellence – Discover Dream Design Deliver”, with three main strands:

  • Enriching learning with research
  • Moving forward from feedback
  • Learning beyond assessment

Highlights from the programme are listed below:

  • Keynotes:
    • Thursday 7th July, "Revisiting ‘good’ education: towards a Connected Curriculum", Professor Dilly Fung, Professor of Higher Education Development and Academic Director of the Centre for Advancing Learning and Teaching at UCL (University College London) 
    • Friday 8th July, “Appreciating Excellence: an international perspective”, Stephanie Marshall, Chief Executive, Higher Education Academy
  • Good Practice Fair in the Think Tank 
  • Student-led session
  • Presentation and discussion of the NUS Comprehensive Guide to Learning and Teaching, co-organised by Lauren Marks (Student Union) and Tim Woods (IEGPD)
  • Internal keynote speaker: Daniel Low, IBERS - Using results from Tell Us Now to identify good practice

Previous Learning and Teaching Conferences

6-8 July 2016 - Appreciating Excellence – Discover Dream Design Deliver (Programme / Abstracts)

8-10 September 2015 - Celebrating the diversity of teaching excellence  (Programme / Abstracts)

16-18 September 2014 - Inspiring Teaching: Sharing Teaching and Technology Tales (Programme / Abstracts)

18-20 September 2013 - Why should I change the way I teach? Enhancing student engagement and learning (Programme / Abstracts)

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