Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning at the University of Nottingham

Teaching is an ongoing interaction with students through course design, teaching activities, assessment and feedback. Every aspect of our teaching addresses the intellectual and personal development of our students.
Professor Wyn Morgan
Assistant PVC for Teaching and Learning


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Curriculum design

Defining the learning experience and outcomes for students


Assessment and feedback

Assessing achievements and supporting student progress 



Designing learning activities and interacting in class 



Investing in new teaching technology and innovation



Support for teaching development projects



Recognising and rewarding excellence in teaching


Strategy and policy

Structures, programmes, documents and ways to have your say


Talking of teaching 

A window into the University's teaching culture and practice. Interviews, examples of teaching and short pieces on current issues

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Latest news

Green Gown award for Sustainability MOOC

The University's MOOCs and NOOCs team, led by Sarah Speight, have been "Highly Commended" at this year's Green Gown Awards, in the category of Courses and Learning, for their MOOC on Sustainability.
Friday 7th November 2014

HEA Annual Conference 2014 Call for Contributions

Wednesday 29th January 2014

HEA International Scholarship Scheme

Wednesday 6th November 2013

HEA Thematic Workshop Seminar Series

Wednesday 23rd October 2013

HEA STEM Biosciences Technician of the Year Award

Thursday 10th October 2013

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Forthcoming events

OCSLD Teaching online open course

16 March - 08 May 2015

Not learning: the culture of assignment outsourcing

28 April 2015
LSRI labs B35a Exchange

Extenuating Circumstances: information and discussion

29 April 2015
A06 Pharmacy Building, University Park

Extenuating Circumstances: case study and discussion

29 April 2015
D138 Portland Building, University Park

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What colleagues are saying about Teaching and Learning

  • Students as Change Agents: Promoting Collaborative Working at The University of Nottingham
    “I think that staff are used to collaborating with colleagues, but might not be quite sure what students have to offer. Of course, there are already lots of examples of staff working closely with ...
  • Reviewing the 3rd Year in the School of English
    “One of the things we’ve been told consistently by our external examiners is that we have some of the best feedback they’ve seen—the ‘gold standard’; yet this judgment is not reflected in NSS surveys. ...
  • Evaluate Report February 2015
    Evaluate was introduced in September 2014 to electronically collect Student Evaluation of Teaching (SET) and Student Evaluation of Module (SEM) feedback. This replaced previous paper based SET and SEM questionnaires. On 16/1/2015, Information Services ...


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Teaching and Learning Directorate

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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