The Scholarly Educator, PGCAP Module 3, is ideal for academics on balanced or education contracts and suitable for research-focused pathway academics who want to contribute to education through developing educational research in their subject discipline. By successfully completing this module, you will obtain the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice.
This module will enable you to question and reflect on your practice in order to develop your skills in researching your education activity and thus drive it forward in view of the rapid changes in the HE sector. This module is designed around one project and its dissemination as you will focus on producing an output which demonstrates your abilities to develop, enhance and advance your education practice. You will be introduced to aspects of education research and develop your skills in researching your teaching through project workshops and CPD sessions. The final outcome of this module is for you to showcase your project in the form of a presentation at a teaching and learning conference or to publish a case study or journal article on a relevant platform.