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Course Leader Conference 2016

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An opportunity for NTU course leaders to come together and explore, via a mixture of workshops and presentations, subjects relevant to course leaders. Exact theme to be confirmed.

  • From: Tuesday 17 May 2016, 12 am
  • To: Tuesday 17 May 2016, 12 am
  • Location: City site, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Thursday 11 May 2017, 12.00 am
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Event details

An opportunity to get together and share practice and experience related to a variety of topics relevant to course leaders.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck, will share an update on the Strategic Plan, and the keynote address will be given by Professor Susan Rigby, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lincoln.

This day of practice exchange aims to inspire and empower course leaders (including programme leaders and course coordinators) to lead change in their courses as NTU prepares to transform its courses in order to achieve the ambitions embedded in the strategic plan.

To book online, go to the Booking tab.

There are bookable surgeries available which will run in parallel with specific workshop sessions throughout the conference. They aim to provide one-to-one support to course leaders in course development and transformation.

To book an appointment with any of the surgeries, directly contact the specific surgery coordinators.

Go to the Programme tab for the list of surgeries and appropriate contacts.


Event programme – Course Leader Conference 2016 PDF icon

Workshop session summary PDF icon

List of surgeries PDF icon (with contact details of surgery coordinators) – contact the surgery coordinator to book an appointment for specific surgeries.

Course Leaders Conference venue floor plan PDF icon

Conference workshop materials

Keynote address: Leading teams to introduce meaningful changePDF icon
Professor Susan Rigby, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Lincoln
Keynote video below.
Workshop 1: Transforming a course: Focus on periodic course reviewPDF icon
Workshop 2: International course experiencesPDF icon
Workshop 3: Addressing differences in student progression and attainmentPDF icon
Workshop 4: Staff student research presentations
Workshop 5: Supporting course tutorial deliveryPDF icon
Workshop 6: Sustainability in the curriculumPDF icon
Workshop 7: New student inductionPDF icon
Staff Student research posters

World Café Padlets

Curriculum refresh resources

Curriculum Refresh FrameworkPDF icon
Curriculum Refresh - FAQWord icon
More help and information on refreshing the curriculum
Your contributions to curriculum refresh
Contributions to curriculum refresh micrositeWord icon

Keynote address - Professor Susan Rigby

Booking information

Open to NTU staff and partners

This is a free event. Please book your place below. The deadline for booking is Wednesday 11 May.

Online booking

To book an appointment at any of the surgeries at the conference, please directly contact the coordinators for each surgery. See the list of surgeries on the Programme tab for the contact details of the surgery coordinators.

For any queries, or if you experience difficulties, please email ADQ Events.

Location details


City site


Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street

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