Good Practice in Residence Abroad Provision

Date: 19 June, 2001
Location: University of Portsmouth
Event type: Workshop

Past event summary

Download: report on the two previous events held at Heriot-Watt University on 15 March 2001 and at the University of Cambridge on 23 March 2001 (RTF document, 47kb)


10.00 Coffee and registration
10.30 Welcome and presentation by Professor Jim Coleman, Co- ordinator of the Residence Abroad Project. The presentation will include an overview of issues, particularly the new QAA "Code of practice for the assurance of academic quality and standards in higher education: Placement learning".
11.30 Structured small group discussion
12.15 Plenary discussion
13.00 Lunch
13.45 The Residence Abroad Matters game: Realistic scenarios in 5 fictitious institutions which will help develop key issues
14.45 Addressing raised issues in plenary
15.45 Coffee
16.00 Close