Past Events

Events which have already happened.
Guided IT Learning Session Jun 22, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 01:00 PM
Receive help with specific IT queries at Guided IT Learning Sessions. Book an appointment for 1 hour. An experienced IT trainer will be available to help and assist you with your individual training needs. We also offer training for small groups.
Technicians Conference Jun 22, 2018 from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM Education CPD+, Leicester,
Education CPD+ is proud to announce that after the success of the last 2 years, they will be hosting another Technicians Conference on 22 June 2018.
Research Ethics in Practice (non-NHS) Jun 21, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 04:00 PM
To be able to sign-off ethics applications on undergraduate and Master's programmes, attendance at this session on research ethics is mandatory. It will provide you with an introduction to some core issues in research ethics. It includes a consideration of the research governance context, the key issues in conducting an ethics review, and an overview of the processes at Leicester.
Discuss Your Dissertation Jun 21, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM CW2 BPA, Belvoir Park Annexe, 2nd floor, Charles Wilson Building,
Central workshop delivered by Student Learning Development
Applying for HEA Fellowship through the PEERS Experiential Route – an overview for Professors Jun 21, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
This session provides an overview of the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) Experiential Route for gaining Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
OneNote 2013 - Collect, Organise and Share Information Jun 20, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 04:00 PM
This course will show you to the potential of OneNote to collect and organise different types of information. OneNote is flexible. It can be used to organise meeting notes, to plan personal or team activities and to help you collect notes linked to websites and documents as you research them. Some teams are starting to use it collaboratively to collect and share resources and information with their team. During the course you will find out how to create and organise a notebook, add a variety of content, use tags to categorise information and how to search across one or more notebooks.
Applying for HEA Fellowship through the PEERS Experiential Route – an overview Jun 19, 2018 from 12:15 PM to 01:45 PM
This session provides an overview of the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) Experiential Route for gaining Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
Applying for HEA Fellowship through the PEERS Experiential Route – an overview for Senior Fellowship Jun 19, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This session provides an overview of the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) Experiential Route for gaining Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
Using Focus Groups in Research Jun 15, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
This course will explore the practical aspects of conducting focus groups for research. It will also consider ethical implications and safeguards.
Teaching A Level Physics for the First Time Jun 14, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 03:30 PM Education CPD+, University of Leicester,
This course is designed to support teachers who are required to teach A Level physics for the first time.
Primary Maths Subject Leaders Network Meetings Jun 13, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 04:15 PM Education CPD+, University of Leicester,
Aims of the Network: To provide updates on recent national and international developments in maths education, to enhance both subject and pedagogical knowledge of maths and help develop competent and confident leaders
Describing and exploring data in SPSS Jun 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Participants will use SPSS to describe data using basic statistics such as mean, standard deviation, median and percentiles, and learn how to present their findings clearly using tables and graphs in SPSS.
SAP Training for Research Projects Jun 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This session provides hands on SAP training for those involved in the day-to-day post award management of externally funded research accounts.
Medilink East Midlands Innovation Day 2018 Jun 13, 2018 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Dr Carl Edwards will be speaking at Medilink East Midlands Innovation Day 2018.
Examining Research Degree Theses Jun 12, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Together with the Director of the Doctoral College, you will explore the main issues to be considered at the three different stages involved in examining a doctoral thesis – preparing for the viva, during the viva and after the viva. The session takes you through the process of assessing a research degree; the role of the internal and external examiners; the structure and content of the viva itself, as well as Leicester regulations and the possible outcomes.
Word 2013 - Long Document Essentials Jun 12, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM
The course will help you to put together a professional looking document which is well structured and easy to navigate.
CLEAPSS: Supporting Safe & Successful Classroom Physics Jun 12, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 04:00 PM Education CPD+, University of Leicester,
This course assumes a basic level of experience in Physics.
Data Management and Introduction to SPSS Jun 11, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Introduction to different types of data, sensible data collection, how to enter data into SPSS and basic data management.
Essential Media Skills for Researchers Jun 08, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Effectively communicating research outputs to the public and to key stakeholders through the media is a valuable tool for achieving societal and economic impact. This session will help researchers understand today’s media agenda and manage the demands of the press. Areas covered include: the processes and methods the Press Office uses to promote news to the public; effective preparation and confident speaking in interviews; dealing with challenging questions; using podcasts and video to your advantage; and digital platforms such as blogging to communicate the findings of your research, maximise impact and showcase expertise.
Basic Stats: Basic Types of Test and Study Design Jun 08, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
This course is a gentle introduction to some statistics principles with the use of a variety of examples. It will help you answer what kind of tests are appropriate for your data: • A parametric or a non-parametric test? • At test or chi square test? • What type of t test is appropriate for my data? It will also include an introduction to study design.

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