The course values your capacity for critical reflection and evaluation, enabling you to tailor the learning opportunities to meet your needs, and maximises opportunities for active, collaborative learning.
Successful completion of the course will result in the award of PG Cert Learning, Teaching and Assessment Practice in Higher Education (International).
Please note that successful completion of the course will not result in the conferment of Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
What you study
Introduction to Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (International)
This module focuses on an introduction to learning and teaching and includes a number of topics designed to facilitate the development of your everyday practice and its underpinning knowledge base.
Assessment and Feedback (International)
This module focuses on developing assessment and feedback to support learning. It will illuminate some of the key concepts, dilemmas and debates that have informed the assessment for learning movement in higher education in recent years. You will be encouraged to use these to critically review an aspect of practice in your own professional area and make recommendations for enhancement.
Scholarship and Practice Enhancement (International)
This module focuses on scholarship and practice enhancement and provides you with the opportunity to select a topic of interest within your own area of work where you can plan for a small-scale change project and the evaluation of its impact. The module will also facilitate your exploration of how you might manage and lead change.
For the award of Pg Cert you must successfully pass all three modules, giving a total of 60 credits. All modules are 20 credits.