CELT: Our Mission

CELT will support institutional strategy through a range of on-going initiatives, including:

  • Strategic Policy Development¬† [Principles for Learning, Teaching and Assessment within the Education Strategy, promoting excellence in teaching and learning through academic CPD and Professional Recognition Schemes (MMUPSF), assessment planning, design and effectiveness, supporting CMI, university-wide curriculum themes, retention and student success, etc.]
  • Strategic Interventions¬†¬† [Academic Induction for new staff, NSS and CMI Support, reward and recognition of teaching, professional recognition, observation of teaching, CPD for collaborative partners]
  • Strategic Evaluation of Impact - of ‘a’ and ‘b’ on the student experience through scholarship of teaching and learning (funded SoTL projects), hosting pedagogic research networks, and supporting the evaluation of university-wide projects.

Through the development and implementation of policy, interventions and evaluation, CELT will seek to raise the confidence of its staff and students, recognising and rewarding teaching excellence, and instilling a sense of pride into being a teacher and / or learner at Manchester Met..

CELT strategies, resources, interventions and support are based on an action research model: