JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for SEDA Archives


SEDA Archives

SEDA Archives


SEDA@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

SEDA Home

SEDA Home

SEDA  2001

SEDA 2001

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

Re: Making completion compulsory

From:

Margaret Greenhall <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Margaret Greenhall <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Tue, 4 Dec 2001 16:38:02 -0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (69 lines)

People are saying that there institutions have compulsory completion but
what do you do to people who don't complete.  Many places have 1 year
probation but such course usually take the person more than one calendar
year.  After that probation how do you censure a member of staff who doesn't
complete.

Dr Margaret Greenhall
Learning Development Co-ordinator,
Staff Development Group,
Queensgate,
University of Huddersfield,
HD1 3DH
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
<<http://www.hud.ac.uk/sdg>>
01484 473195
FAX  01484 472197


-----Original Message-----
From: Barry Jackson [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: 04 December 2001 12:59
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: Making completion compulsory


At Middlesex successful completion is required - attendance alone
would seem to be an inadequate and unhelpful measure - like assuming
that students' attendance at lectures is an indication of learning ...

Barry

>Dear Colleague,
>
>Apparently, some universities have decided (or are in the process of
>deciding) to require their new lecturers to successfully complete, rather
>than simply attend, their award-bearing courses of training and development
>in teaching and learning (many of which are recognised by SEDA).
>
>At Northumbria, we are discussing the possibility of moving to this
>position, partly because it seems a half measure to require attendance
only,
>but also because of the prospect that participants who only attend our
>courses may be required to attend a similar course all over again, or, at
>least, to undertake coursework, should they take up a post in a university
>that demands completion.
>
>I would appreciate your views on this issue, and, in particular, would be
>pleased to hear from you if your institution requires successful
completion,
>about the arguments that persuaded your colleagues to take this decision.
>
>Thanks,
>
>Tony
>
>Tony Claydon
>School of Education
>University of Northumbria at Newcastle

--
Professor Barry Jackson
Director of Learning Development
Middlesex University
Bounds Green Road
London N11 2 NQ

tel+44(0) 20 8411 5018
fax+44(0) 20 8411 5045

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


JiscMail is a Jisc service.

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager