A bridge for excellence: Transition and Transformation through Higher Education

PRESENTATION Author(s) Joel Loveridge,¬†Jenny Stanford and/or Ian Mabbett Abstract With the advent of higher fees in higher education (up to ¬£9000 per year), students are increasingly aware of the need to enhance employability skills. Students will also need to undergo a number of transitions in order to make the best of the university education for…

Students as Co-Creators in Induction and Transition

LIGHTNING TALK Author (s) Nia Davies, Melanie Healy Abstract Within higher education there has been a recent move toward engaging students as co-creators in the design and development of courses and curricula, moving away from the traditional approach of a top-down model. This allows students to shape their own experience at university, leading to more…