Teaching and Learning Fund

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The Teaching and Learning Exchange is excited to announce its 2016-17 funding round. This year we have consolidated our entire curriculum focused funding into a single call with one application form.

Application deadline

Wednesday 14 December 2016, 12pm

The aim of this funding is to support colleagues and students from across the University to improve and enhance the student experience. We would like you to do one or more of the following:

  • Challenge yourself and others
  • Experiment with approaches to teaching and learning whether craft or digital or the intersection of both
  • Embrace opportunities for enhancing and valuing diversity, widening participation, student enterprise and employability and/or sustainability literacy
  • Improve the learning experience through research-informed teaching

Proposed projects should make interventions that improve the student experience and should either be embedded in course curriculum or closely linked.

Applicants can bid for funding of £1,500, £3,000 or £5,000 for projects that will run between January 2017 and December 2017.

Staff eligibility

To apply for this funding you must

  • Be employed by the University Arts London as either full-time or fractional member of staff (minimum 100 hours) 
  • Are encouraged to be either a Fellow of the HEA or have a joint application with a Fellow

Student eligibility

To apply for this funding you must

  • Be a student of the University of the Arts London
  • Be on an accredited course that leads to a qualification e.g. Foundation Diploma, BA (Hons), Pg. Cert., Masters or PhD.
  • Apply with a member of staff for student-staff collaboration

Applications will be judged against the following criteria

  • Potential for significant impact on student experience relative to scale of the project
  • Capacity to support the achievement of University aims
  • Scholarly informed and capable of being evaluated, documented and shared
  • Potential to build capacity of applicant(s) and/or leads to curriculum innovation
  • Viable and represents good value for money

Application form

Download the Teaching and Learning Fund Application form 2016-2017 (Word 32KB)

Application workshop

We are offering a workshop to support students and staff at the UAL who are intending to submit a bid to the Teaching and Learning Fund. The workshop will:

• Provide an overview of the application form and the submission process
• Facilitate participants to explore their project ideas in relation to the funding themes.

To book a place visit the workshop booking page.