Welcome to the Department of Higher Education
The Department of Higher Education is research-led and evidence-based and gives direction to the enhancement of teaching and learning across the disciplines by providing academic leadership for the continued development of excellence in academic practice. The Department provides a framework for the teaching qualifications of academics, ensuring consistency of standards across the University, and offers certificated programmes and academic development opportunities. The Department assists the Faculties in the implementation of the strategic priorities set out in the University’s Learning and Teaching Strategy and in the evaluation of pedagogic practice related to innovation in teaching and learning. The Department is involved in research into Higher Education that has gained international recognition.
For more information, please contact Ellen Randall