Academic Development

Learning is a life-long endeavour

Gather support from your peers through participating in teaching reviews, Communities of Practice, and the Adelaide Education Academy. Benefit from participation in the ADEPT program and more.

2022 Festival of Learning and Teaching - Relationships Rich Education

Join friends and colleagues at the University of Adelaide's premier event for educators and those working in Learning and Teaching.

This year’s event will be held on campus on Thursday 14 July, 2022.

The Festival will feature keynote speakers Professor Kathleen Quinlan from the University of Kent, and Professor Kelly Matthews from University of Queensland.

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Adelaide Education Academy

The Adelaide Education Academy (established in 2016) supports, promotes and recognises teaching excellence across the University of Adelaide.

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Communities of Practice

Our Communities of Practice provide an opportunity for groups of staff and students to come together on a regular basis to discuss topics of strategic relevance to the institution, and to deepen their knowledge and expertise.

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Adelaide Development Program for Educators & Professionals who Teach (ADEPT)

The ADEPT Induction and Professional Development Program provides academic and professional staff in teaching and support for teaching roles the opportunity to develop their capabilities and knowledge, skills and values to create and deliver contemporary, student-focused and collaborative learning experiences for students. 

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Advance HE

Learn more about the university's connection to UK higher education organisation Advance HE - how you can join their Fellowship program, take advantage of free webinars and join international discussion boards.

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Peer review of teaching

Peer review of teaching is a structured process that supports the provision of feedback and evidence on teaching practice.

Our model of peer review comprises three related programs, each of which has different purposes and uses varying tools and processes.

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Times Higher Education Campus+ partnership

The University of Adelaide has entered into a partnership arrangement with THE Campus+ which provides a platform for academic and professional staff to disseminate insights and advice on key areas of higher education. 

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