ADM-HEA BULLETIN - week ending 8 October 2010
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CALL FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION
ADM-HEA Projects 2011-12 – reminder
ADM-HEA is pleased to invite proposals for projects of 12 months duration, which will run until March 2012.
Deadline for submissions: Monday, 6 December, 2010
Applicants will need to demonstrate that their project aims broadly align with the primary purpose of ADM-HEA: to enhance the student learning experience across the HE art, design and media sector with the objectives of developing and supporting learning and teaching. ADM-HEA also encourages and supports the development of new networks and partnerships.
There are three broad themes for applications this year, which have been set down in the Higher Education Academy’s list of priorities for the work of Subject Centres during 2011/12:
Flexibility of learning
Graduates with impact
Project applicants are asked to consider ways in which the art, design and media disciplines might respond to these priorities at a disciplinary, departmental, institutional and regional level to implement positive change based on principles that are applicable across the art, design and media HE sector.
For more information: http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/projects/adm-hea-projects/adm-hea-projects-2011-12
Books available for review
There are currently 5 books available for review.
For more information and a list of resources currently available for review:
Open Educational Resources Development Opportunity
The closing date for applications is 21 October 2010.
The Support Centre for Open Resources in Education (SCORE) is inviting applications for Short-Term Fellowships.
“Drawing to Learn”, is a new series of booklets which have been developed through the LearnHigher Centre of Excellence in Teaching & Learning. The booklets offer a practical introduction to using drawing and other visual methods to support undergraduate and postgraduate learning and research in every discipline - not just those with which these activities are usually associated.
Enhancing the taught postgraduate experience: skills, careers and employability
The Higher Education Academy, Innovation Way, York Science Park, Heslington, York
16 November 2010
This one-day event will take as a starting point the PTES 2010 results and the national importance of employability for PGTs to explore ways in which institutions can enhance the employability of their PGTs, both in terms of skills development and career and professional development.
CALL FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION
Invitation to contribute to special issue of IJAD
Call for papers, deadline: 15 October 2010
Contributions are invited for a special issue of the International Journal for Academic Development (IJAD) on the topic Early Career Academics: Development, Socialisation and Agency
An examination of art and design student formative assessment and feedback
Request for information by project holder; this project explores student assessment in art, and design delivered through the formative and ipsative feedback available to students.
Great Writing 2011
The 14th Annual Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College London
18 - 19 June 2011
Call for papers for conference, deadline: 1 December 2010
Nothing left to the imagination?
Sheffield Hallam University
21-24 June 2011
Call for conference papers, deadline: 13 December 2010
The Department of Media Arts and Communication at SHU is hosting a cross-disciplinary conference which considers the implications for viewing, spectatorship and participation arising from recent technological developments in image production.
Journal of Gaming and Virtual Worlds (3:2)
Call for papers, deadline: 31 December 2010
Jorum Open – Request for Art, Design and Media Resources
Jorum Open currently houses in excess of 10,000 teaching and learning resources openly available to download. Jorum would encourage everyone who has teaching and learning materials (PDFs, Power Point Presentations, worksheets, podcast links etc) they wish to share to become involved.
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