Excellence in Education Awards Categories
Best Academic Assessment & Feedback Award
This Award is given to staff who provide an exceptional quality of assessment and feedback. They will consistently give detailed comments and ideas on how to improve and will provide timely feedback.
Best Placement Provider Award
This Award is given to a placement mentor, external employer or organisation where students have been successful and have been given the best student learning experience.
Building the Student Community Award
This Award is given to any staff member who has worked hard to develop the sense of student community on the LSBU campuses. This can be for the student community as a whole or for a specific part of the student body.
Enhancing Employability Award
This Award is given to any member of staff who has shown a firm commitment to enhancing the employability of students. This could include embedding transferrable skills, integrating employability or developing employer links into their course.
Innovation in Teaching Award
This Award is given to academic staff who show an innovative way of delivering their teaching and learning practices to improve engagement and maximise understanding.
Outstanding Course Rep
This Award is given to a Course Rep who has demonstrated their commitment and engagement to tackling issues, developing new ideas and providing clear feedback on teaching and learning. They will also have worked hard to maintain strong student/staff links.
This Award is given to a lecturer who has shown innovative curriculum design, effective communication methods and new ways of providing engaging teaching and learning. This lecturer will also be approachable and put students at the heart of their academic delivery.
Outstanding Student Support
This Award is given to a member of non-academic staff who enables students to pursue academic excellence; ranging from support and advice to personal development and learning assistance. They will also be approachable and show clear dedication to students.
This Award is given to any member of staff who has shown a firm commitment towards richly supporting research at either an undergraduate or postgraduate level.
Student Experience Impact Award
This Award is given to any member of staff who has gone above and beyond to improve the student experience. From academic support, teaching delivery and innovative learning, to student voice, democracy, employability and volunteering.
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