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This new initiative allocates a significant proportion of our budget and manpower in support of a few selected departments at a time. We hope that by concentrating our efforts in this way we can provide more structured and effective support to those departments that are already committed to improving their teaching practice. A number of these departments were identified through initial funding given as part of the Teaching Development Grants Scheme.
This initiative is designed to support the activity of departments that are:
The Supported Change Programme (SCP) provides a package of support measures, tailored to the needs of the department, including:
The programme is divided into two stages: the first for the development of the new approach, the second for its implementation and evaluation. However, the exact format and timing of these programmes have been kept flexible so as to accommodate differing departmental circumstances.
A package of funding and support has been awarded to the following academic groupings since 2004, and these institutions continue to receive extensive support from the UK Centre for Materials Education:
The Centre is currently in the process of initiating a new Supported Change project with the School of Materials, University of Manchester.
If you would like to discuss a SCP for your department please email our Supported Change Programme Adviser, Adam Mannis: firstname.lastname@example.org