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Higher Education Network AGM 2017: Teaching excellence in the geosciences

17 January 2017
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Event type:
AGM, Conference
Organised by:
Higher Education Network
The Geological Society, Burlington House, London
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Past Meeting Resources available to download on this page

The Geological Society hosted the 2017 Higher Education Network (HEN) Annual Meeting, with a general theme of Teaching excellence in the geosciences

This meeting provided a forum for lively, informed debate between teachers, students, practitioners, employers and other stakeholders in the GEES disciplines. What does ‘excellence’ mean, and how is it demonstrated and evidenced? 

The timetable also included the HEN AGM, to which all delegates were invited; and an evening drinks reception.

Meeting Resources

Presentations for this meeting are now available to download below.

The abstract booklet is also available to download

FIRST KEYNOTE: Subject-based learning & teaching development and innovation: the impact of the Higher Education & Research Bill, the Teaching Excellence Framework and other changes to the HE landscape
Helen King (HEFCE)

Student measures of teaching excellence and teacher esteem in a research intensive university: the students’ value economy in a TEF world
Mike Streule (Imperial College, London)

GeoLab: Shared Digital Learning Resources for Petrology
Ronan Hennessy (National University of Ireland, Galway)

Scratching the Surface: striving for excellence in public engagement with geoscience through ‘virtual guided walks’
Geraint Owen (University of Swansea)

Registration rates

£ 25.00
£ 35.00
£ 15.00