CPD in Higher Education Policy (10ECTS)
Interested in hearing about, discussing, influencing Local, National & International policy?
This module provides an overview of key policies and strategic frameworks of relevance to the HE sector. Sessions are structured around guest speaker presentations, case studies and lively discussion. Participants will have an opportunity to develop a personal perspective on a selected range of HE policy issues of relevance to their own working context.
Speakers confirmed for 2015 include: Prof Brian Norton, (President of DIT), Lewis Purser, (Director, Academic Affairs, Irish Universities Association), Brigid McManus, (former Secretary General, Dept. of Education & Skills), Prof Ellen Hazelkorn, (Policy Advisor to the Higher Education Authority, Prof Sarah Moore (Chair, National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning) Jacinta Stewart (Chief Executive, CDETB), Orla Christle (Senior Policy Analyst, National Office for Access into Higher Education)
Session Dates: Oct 27; Nov 3, 10, 24; Dec 1, 8.
Times: 10am-1pm. Venue: LTTC 5th Floor, Aungier St.