Friday, August 15, 2008

3rd Science Learning and Teaching Conference

SLTC3 Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh 16-17 June 2009

The aim of this national conference is to bring together practitioners in the teaching of science disciplines in HE to share their experiences, identify common challenges and an opportunity to share effective practice.
Offers of contributions are invited for oral presentations (15 minutes), interactive presentations (30 minutes), workshops (1.5 hours) and poster presentations. Contributions on any of the following themes are particularly welcome:
  • assessment/feedback/plagiarism
  • induction/transitions/retention/recruitment
  • developments in learning and teaching – forward thinking
Abstracts must be submitted using the online submission form on the conference website. The submission deadline is 12:00 on Friday 28th November 2008. The registration fee for the conference will be £195 for those participants with an accepted abstract; otherwise the fee will be £225. Registration will open in December 2008.