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ADM-HEA BULLETIN - week ending 7 November 2011

Date posted: 07/11/2011

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Call for contributions to Networks 16 - reminder

Deadline for contributions: Thursday, 1 December 2011

In this competitive environment how do we maintain and develop the interconnections between departments, institutions, disciplines and nations that give strength, richness and diversity to art, design and media higher education?  For Networks 16, to be published in January 2012, we invite feature articles that investigate interdisciplinary, international, and inter-institutional collaborations that enrich learning and teaching in our disciplines.


Books currently available for review

We have several books available for review. Selected reviews will be published in Networks online and successful reviewers are able to claim £50.00 worth of book tokens and are free to keep the review copy.



JISC Digital Media training calendar

The JISC Digital Media team has a number of training courses scheduled over the forthcoming months including their new course the BTEC Professional Certificate in Digital Imaging.



Art, Design, Media Creative Learning and Teaching
5th Learning and Teaching Day
Ravensbourne, Greenwich Peninsula, 6 Penrose Way, London, SE10 0EW
29 November 2011

Registration closes on 18 November

The 5th Art, Design and Media Creative Learning and Teaching Day is this year being hosted by Ravensbourne . The day is designed for colleagues who are directly involved in learning and teaching in art, design and media: if you work in academic development, learning co-ordination or student support within art, design or media higher education this day is for you.

Presentations and workshops will provide opportunities to hear about current research, developments and innovations in art, design and media teaching and learning. Importantly, the event is a chance for colleagues to get together informally, share views, discuss opportunities and create future collaborative ventures.

The full programme will be available shortly.



Making better videos: Planning Your Video Production
Online surgery
23 November 2011 at 1pm

The first one-hour session is designed to provide an overview of the video production process and highlight the basic areas that should be considered before starting to shoot. It is the first session of a new series of free JISC Digital Media online surgeries. Each session is designed to provide help and support and answer any questions you have regarding digital media. .

To book a place on this session: (This website also has links to an Archive of previous sessions)


Credit in a Cold Climate- a new dawn?
Hatfields, Chadwick Court, London SE1 8DJ
9 December 2011
This year’s SEEC Annual Conference offers practitioners an opportunity to reflect on the current external HE policy climate and the challenges and opportunities it offers institutions at a time where they are developing their responses to the new agenda.


Teaching Differently? New Programmes, New Delivery
Sixth Annual University of Sheffield Learning and Teaching Conference
9 January 2012

This conference is open to those with an interest in teaching and learning and externals are welcome to submit proposals and attend as well.  There is also a call for abstracts but the deadline is 11 November!


It started with a KIS
GLAD annual Conference
Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture, Kingston University, Knights Park, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QJ
25  April 2012

Date for your diary - a call for papers will be issued soon and further details and booking information will be available in early December.



Across the Globe Higher Education Learning and Teaching
23 – 25 July 2012

Deadline for submissions: 15 January 2012

The general aim of the International Consortium for Educational Development (ICED2012) Conference is to become an international meeting point for participants to reflect and exchange ideas and experiences in researching and supporting educational development at different levels from classroom to national scales.


Journal of Gaming and Virtual Worlds, issue 4(2)

Deadlines: 31 December 2011 for long articles; 15 January 2012 for short articles

The journal is seeking contributions to summer 2012 issue. Papers from all areas associated with video/computer games and virtual environments are welcome.,id=164/view,page=2/


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