Centre for Academic Practice

Professional Development

The Centre for Academic Practice supports academic development and provides several different routes to teaching qualifications.

For further information click one of the categories below:

Academic Professional Apprenticeship (APA)

Academic Professional Apprenticeship (APA)

Practical CPD taught course for new academics to develop teaching practice alongside research and enterprise activities

Excellence Portfolio

Excellence Portfolio

A flexible CPD portfolio route for HEA fellowship. Suitable for University Teachers, technicians, Professional Services, research staff and doctoral researchers

Teaching Observations

Teaching Observations

Information on conducting and undergoing a teaching observation