Teaching & Learning Workshops
Learning through games and play
This HUBS-funded workshop will introduce the theory of gamification and play mechanics and will be held at the University of York on 19th July 2017.
HUBS, HUCBMS and IBMS Joint Workshop: Teaching maths to biologists using non-digital games
This HUBS, HUCBMS and IBMS joint funded workshop will examine how games can help teach maths to biologists and will be held at the University of Sheffield on 30th June 2017.
Understanding and implementing inclusive learning and teaching in bioscience education | Talk slides | Report
This HUBS-funded workshop was held at Kingston University on 3rd April 2017
Assessments that Reward Learning and Feedback that Builds Resilient Students
This HUBS-funded workshop was held at the University of Bristol on 8th January 2016.
Teaching and learning issues in the biosciences
With funding from the Higher Education Academy the Royal Society of Biology conducted research on teaching and learning within the biosciences.
Audit of Practical Work Undertaken by Undergraduate Bioscience Students across the UK Higher Education Sector
This was completed over 2013 and 2014 through collaboration of HUBS, Biochemical Society, Royal Society of Biology and the Higher Education Academy.
Improving the Status and valuation of teaching in the careers of UK academics
HUBS have been working alongside the Royal Society of Biology, the Academy of Medical Sciences and The Physiological Society to review the status and valuation of teaching in higher education. Full details of the project and online annexes.
Meetings of the Heads of University Biosciences
2017 Spring Meeting
Digital Teaching and Learning in the Biosciences and Bioethics | Storify
10 - 11 May
College Court Leicester
2016 Winter Meeting
Brexit and the Biosciences, Research Impact, Partnerships and Funding
Charles Darwin House, London
2016 Spring Meeting
Academic Integrity, Designing out Plagiarism and Outreach | Storify | Talk slides
4 - 5 May 2016
College Court, Leicester
2015 Spring Meeting
6 - 7 May 2015
Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire