Venue: University of Nottingham
Theme: “Unity and Diversity in the Foundation Year Experience”
The aim of this year’s conference is, simply, to encourage the sharing of best practice and innovation in Foundation Year provision. In an increasingly competitive and metrics-driven Higher Education environment, this conference is intended to develop a collaborative context for Foundation Year providers.
We hope that the conference will facilitate the identification and exploration of:
Abstracts (maximum 400 words) are invited for conference papers that focus on the Foundation Year experience from a staff or student perspective – or both.
Suggestions for possible topics include, but are not limited to:
Where appropriate, we encourage contributors to consider featuring the student voice in some way (through video, survey data, etc.), but this is not a pre-requisite for an abstract being accepted
Please indicate in which of the following formats you are willing to present (you may select either or both; successful abstracts will receive confirmation of the required format):
A number of bursaries will be made available to facilitate conference attendance – please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in finding out more about these and we will provide further information when it is available.