About the HEA Leadership and Teacher Excellence CPD programme
The HEA Leadership and Teacher Excellence CPD programme is one of continuing professional development (CPD) for serving higher education teachers, trainers and professionals. This CPD programme focuses upon developing excellence in higher education teaching, learning and scholarship practice through the delivery of taught sessions aligned with the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF). The programme is accredited by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) at Descriptor 2, and those successfully completing the programme will be recognised as Fellows of the HEA.The programme will allow individuals to focus upon their own individual disciplines and individual areas of practice and thus assessment will be contextualised to the organisation in which the individual is working.
All applicants will be expected to demonstrate successful engagement with Descriptor 1 of the UK Professional Standards Framework and will be currently teaching and support in learning in higher education in the UK.
What you will learn
Introduction to the UKPSF
- Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
- Approaches to Andragogy
- Learning Technologies
- Reflecting on Engagement with the UKPSF
- Quality Assurance and Quality Enhancement
- Equality and Diversity in Teaching and Supporting Learning in Higher Education