The Teaching, Learning and Employability Exchange offers a flexible approach to development for UAL colleagues. Get a qualification or professional recognition linked to your teaching, learning or research practice within arts higher education.
Certain job roles at UAL may be encouraged or required to undertake teaching qualifications. Read more in the UAL Teaching Qualification and Recognition Policy on Canvas (UAL staff login required).
Teaching qualifications and courses
Join the PgCert or MA Academic Practice to undertake a formal academic course that can help you to develop your practice. Find our policies about remission and reward whilst you study on Canvas.
Apply for AdvanceHE Fellowship to reflect on and have formally recognised the professional status of your existing teaching and learning expertise. This does not have to include additional academic study.
Our Professional Recognition Programme provides you with structured guidance to prepare an application for Associate, Fellow, or Senior Fellow.
Supervising Research Degrees
Our research supervision course is open to colleagues who supervise PhD students. Find out more about the Supervising Research Degrees unit, which is accredited by SEDA (Staff and Educational Development Association).
Learn more about SEDA’s Professional Development Framework.
Digital learning and teaching
Become an external examiner
We offer 2 development sessions for existing or aspiring external examiners.
Join this supportive discussion designed for black, minority ethnic, people of colour and those identifying as non-white or of multi-ethnic heritage. Explore the scope, role and commitments of external examining for your own professional career development.
(4 November 2021, 2 hours)
- External Examiners: developing the developers
Whether you are an aspiring or experienced external examiner, join us to develop and deepen your understanding of the role and its requirements. This course is part of the AdvanceHE Develop the Developers programme.
(2021/22 dates coming soon)