Event Date/Time: May 29, 2012
End Date/Time: May 30, 2012
Abstract Submission Date:
Mar 16, 2012
Paper Submission Date:
May 14, 2012
Unprecedented changes in UK higher education have placed Arts and Humanities subjects under particular scrutiny and pressure. This Higher Education Academy conference aims to celebrate the Arts and Humanities in higher education and to highlight and share the many creative and innovative ways in which Arts and Humanities courses, and those who teach and study them, are meeting the serious and complex challenges that confront them.
The Higher Education Academy (HEA) uses expertise and resources to support individual staff, disciplinary and interdisciplinary teams or communities, institutions and HE as a whole to enhance the quality and impact of learning and teaching in higher education.
The HEA's Arts and Humanities discipline group includes the following subject areas:
â€¢Archaeology and Classics
â€¢Art and Design
â€¢Cinematics and Photography
â€¢Dance, Drama and Music
â€¢Media and Communications
â€¢Philosophical and Religious Studies
The key conference themes are:
â€¢Innovative practice in Arts and Humanities learning and teaching
â€¢Assessment and feedback
â€¢Retention and success
For subscribing institutions:
Full Conference (including drinks reception, conference dinner, overnight accommodation and breakfast): Â£220
For non-subscribing institutions:
Full Conference (including drinks reception, conference dinner, overnight accommodation and breakfast): Â£350
Poster presenters will receive a discount of Â£50 off the Conference fee.