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Apr 09 2008

Competition – Use of 3D virtual worlds for teaching and learning

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The Caledonian Academy is pleased to announce that we are running a small competition, as part of GCU’s ‘C U There’ initiative, to find pilot projects that will investigate potential uses of 3D virtual worlds to support learning and teaching within the University. view more

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Apr 09 2008

Learning Communities Forum

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Transformation, e-learning and pedagogy: the TESEP project’s story
12.30pm – 2pm, Tuesday 22nd April 2008
Venue: H113, Caledonian Academy

The Caledonian Academy is pleased to announce a Learning Communities Forum on 22nd April 2008. This event is open to all staff with an interest in how pedagogy can underpin institutional change, and the role that e-learning can play in this.

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Mar 20 2008

Progression at GCU: Moving Forward project

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The Moving Forward Project: enhancing progression through partnership is an institution-wide project which is being coordinated by the Caledonian Academy. It will address a key strategic issue identified by the Senior Executive. view Moving Forward project website.

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Mar 14 2008

Employability at GCU: The Real WoRLD Project

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Real WoRLD stands for ‘Realising Work-Related Learning Diffusion’. Work-related learning is a key component of Glasgow Caledonian University’s Teaching, Learning and Assessment Strategy. One of its strategic goals is to build students’ competencies in the skills demanded by employers in a knowledge economy. This new project, organised by the Caledonian Academy, aims to raise the profile of employability across the university through encouraging all schools to embed work-related learning activities into their programmes, use innovative approaches in learning and teaching to enhance their students’ professional skills and engage with employers on a regular basis. View project website

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Mar 04 2008

Reading Group event

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Cultural Intelligence: Old Constructs, New Frontiers, Group and Organisation Management

Taking place on 27th march 08 at the Caledonian Academy. Open to all staff. View more details.

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Mar 04 2008

Learning Communities Forum event

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Research Teaching Linkages: Enhancing Graduate Attributes

The Caledonian Academy is pleased to announce a Learning Communities Forum on 18th March 2008. This event is open to all staff with an interest in the Research Teaching Linkages theme. View further details.

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Feb 26 2008

Emerging Technology Sandpit sessions on Second Life

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To complement the forthcoming Learning Communities Forum Event on Second Life, 6th March, the Caledonian Academy will be holding two Emerging Technology informal lunchtime Sandpit sessions on Second Life to provide staff with both early and further insights on educational uses of Second Life. View details

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