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  • All staff involved with learning and teaching are asked to take a few moments to complete the survey which will enable the University to gather information regarding current use, and thoughts about, technology in teaching.

  • Education Enhancement Fund

    The Education Enhancement Fund (EEF) supports innovative and creative projects which will add value to the student experience and help to make Southampton distinctive. Applications for funding can be made by both staff and students. 

  • University mentoring schemes

    University mentoring schemes enable individuals to reach their potential through the support of experienced colleagues, building a  community and culture in which continuous professional development is the norm. 

  • Two students looking at a futuristic vision of technology enhanced learning

    ‘Technology Enhanced Learning’ has been chosen as this year’s Enhancement Theme to focus activity on improving the quality of learning opportunities. ILIaD will support a programme of activities across the University community.

  • Staff sharing advice about the use of mobile devices at an iPad coffee club meeting

    The iPad Coffee Club meetings offer staff a forum to share experience and advice about the educational use of mobile devices - and not just those from Apple: users of Android or Microsoft devices are equally welcome.

  • Mimi Lee from the ILIaD Media Development team filming staff and students for Sustainability Action. She designed and programmed an interactive online tool to  help people explore how they can minimise the University’s environmental impact.

Institute for Learning Innovation and Development

The Institute for Learning Innovation and Development (ILIaD) provides expertise, support and professional development to help the University realise its strategic ambition of revolutionising its educational offering by 2020.

Although our activities cover the four broad areas below, innovations which are revolutionary will require all of them to work in synergy:

Educational Innovation

The Education Innovation team collaborates with course teams and individual academics to develop activities that provide significant enhancements to our students' educational experience. They are...

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Media Development

The Media Development Team works in partnership with you or your team to create film, video, interactive multimedia, photography and graphic to support teaching & learning.

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Professional Development

ILIaD Professional Development works in partnership with Faculties, Professional Services and students to offer and signpost a range of learning and development activities and resources, including...

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Community of Practice (CoP)

The CoP is a network of staff across faculties who are passionate about education. A place to share, reflect and collaborate to transform education. Vist for resources, special interest groups, ...

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