ONLY OPEN TO UAL STUDENTS AND STAFF
Who Do We Think We Are? An Academic Support event
This collaborative event between staff and students will take place over a week, starting on Friday 6 December with digital interactions, and following on with workshops, talks, reading groups, demonstrations and exhibitions. The week will culminate in a full day of discussions and key note speeches on 12 December, 2019.
- Equality, social justice and criticality: how do we perpetuate structures of inequality in our practices?
- Ethics and compassion: how do we create ethical and compassionate practice in our institutional structures and working practices?
- Can we achieve common purposes?
Register for individual sessions on Academic Support Online now.
Friday 6 December
10.00am – 1.00pm: Towards an activist research - a Wikipedia edit-a-thon
2.00 – 4.00pm: Academic support pedagogy – emerging spaces and practices
Monday 9 December
10.00am – 12.00pm: The equality act 2010
12.00 – 1.00pm: A talk on assistive technology
12.00 – 2.00pm: Decolonising knowledge challenges and opportunities
2.00 – 3.00pm: Making intervention
2.00 – 4.00pm: Who do YOU think WE are? Zine-ing about equality, social justice and criticality at UAL
2.00 – 4.00pm: Walking tutorials
Tuesday 10 December
10.00 – 11.00am: Towards caring institutions? social reproduction theory and institutional change in the arts
10.00am – 12.00pm: Breaking into & out of academic writing
12.00 – 2.00pm: Writing with movement
1.30 – 2.30pm: The rhythms of North Indian music
2.00 – 4.00pm: Art psychotherapy
2.00 – 4.30pm: Listening to students’ experiences
2.00 – 5.00pm: Empathy and movement within creative practice
5.00 – 6.30pm: Exhibition opening event
Wednesday 11 December
10.00am – 12.00pm: Engendering ethics and compassion: a case study
10.00am – 12.30pm: Universal design for learning - an introduction
10.00am – 1.00pm: Walking tutorials
12.00 – 1.00pm: Creative mindsets
1.00 – 2.00pm: Conversations from Calais
2.00 – 4.00pm: Learning beyond the classroom
2.00 – 5.00pm: Learning in a digital age
Thursday 12 December
9.00am – 4.30pm: Conference