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Date: 16-17 June 2009
Location: Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

Towards excellent science teaching in university based education"

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.

The conference programme will include keynote lectures; short oral presentations; hands on workshops; posters and exhibitions.

Call for Abstracts

Submission deadline is 12 noon Friday 28th November 2008

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.

For further information and registration details please visit the conference website: