Monthly Archives: July 2013

Supporting Student Academic Development

I would like to introduce myself: I am June Knowles and am the Academic Skills Consultant in the University. This role enables me to work with students in a variety of settings including: small and large groups, one-two-one meetings, class … Continue reading

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Goth Carnival hits St Andrews. Oh wait, it’s Graduation…

Last week (at time of writing) saw Graduation come to St Andrews, and fashion sense hid under the table for a time. Black robes and garish hoods were in, and the academic procession (including yours truly) competed gleefully to see … Continue reading

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Quality monitoring and review: Much more than a paper exercise

Part of CAPOD’s remit involves academic quality monitoring and review. Annual Academic Monitoring (AAM) is a crucial element of the University’s procedures for quality assuring and enhancing learning and teaching. Schools reflect on and evaluate their learning and teaching experiences … Continue reading

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