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ADM-HEA BULLETIN - week ending 24 June 2011

Date posted: 24/06/2011

in this bulletin:

ADM-HEA ANNOUNCEMENTS
SECTOR ANNOUNCEMENTS
SECTOR EVENTS
CALL FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION

ADM-HEA ANNOUNCEMENTS

Call for Contributions to Networks issue 15

The theme for Networks 15, to be published in October, will be resources for learning and teaching.  The issue will provide an opportunity to explore the people, roles, spaces and materials at the core of art, design and media learning in higher education.

We welcome proposals for features articles, for this and subsequent issues.   A fee of £300 is payable to authors of those features accepted for publication.

We are also interested in receiving news items, evaluative event reports, project reports and reviews. 

Deadline for contributions for issue 15: Thursday, 1 September 2011.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/subject-centre-news/call-for-contributions-to-networks-issue-15

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SECTOR ANNOUNCEMENTS

BUFVC launches pioneering federated search environment

An innovative 'all-in-one' search engine allowing users to access nine online databases, containing more than 13 million records, via a single entry point has been launched by the BUFVC and Royal Holloway, University of London

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/bufvc-launches-pioneering-federated-search-environment

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JISC online consultation

As part of their institutional engagement work, the JISC Organisation and User Technologies Team is carrying out an online consultation to identify emerging issues and concerns in UK Higher Education.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/jisc-online-consultation

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Learner Engagement: A Guide to Negotiated Work-Based Learning
New SEDA Special 29 by Mike Laycock

This SEDA Special examines a range of issues surrounding work-based learning.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/learner-engagement-a-guide-to-negotiated-work-based-learning

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SECTOR EVENTS

NAHEMI @ BFI: Conference and Student Showcase
NFT 3, British Film Institute, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT
4 - 5 July 2011

Nahemi, the specialist subject association committed to supporting best practice in film in higher education in the UK, presents a two day event that is free and open to everyone. 

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/nahemi-bfi-conference-and-student-showcase

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Open Educational Resources and Accredited Programmes
Online
7 July 2011 13:00-14:00

Second in a series of CPD4HE webinars sharing experiences of developing teaching materials for release as Open Educational Resources (OERs) in the CPD4HE Project.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/open-educational-resources-and-accredited-programmes

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Academic Developers Sharing Open Resources
16 Taviton Street, London, WC1H 0BW
12 July 2011

CPD4HE workshop.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/academic-developers-sharing-open-resources

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Accrediting your HE teaching: gaining professional recognition
Online
21 July 2011 13:00-14:00

The final webinar in a series of CPD4HE webinars sharing experiences of developing teaching materials for release as Open Educational Resources (OERs)

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/accrediting-your-he-teaching-gaining-professional-recognition

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Outduction: Enhancing the final year experience
Kew Gardens, Cambridge Cottage
6 September 2011

This free one-day event has been arranged to mark the conclusion of the Outduction project which has been run by Kingston University and the University of Bradford.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/outduction-enhancing-the-final-year-experience

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Using social media to enhance student experience
London
22 September 2011

A Guardian professional seminar.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/using-social-media-to-enhance-student-experience

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The efficiency and effectiveness of assessment in challenging times
Woburn House Conference Centre, London
24 November 201

The Student Assessment and Classification Working Group Annual Seminar  

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/the-efficiency-and-effectiveness-of-assessment-in-challenging-times

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CALL FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION

Employability - Call for Case Studies

Deadline: 4 July 2011

‘Pedagogy for Employability’, from the first series of HEA's Learning & Employability publications, is being reviewed and updated.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/calls-for-papers/publications/employability-call-for-case-studies

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Please also visit our website at  http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk  to access a full range of news items and resources which are updated on a regular basis.

If you would like us to add your announcement to this bulletin, please forward it to adm@heacademy.ac.uk with 'Weekly bulletin request' in the title line. If the request meets our requirements we shall add it to the weekly bulletin for you. If it is not something that we can promote we will suggest alternative methods for you to disseminate the information.

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