Centre for Enhancement of Learning and Teaching

Welcome to your new
Centre for Enhancement of Learning and Teaching

Online Learning: Are you Ready?


Our Mission

To provide inspirational and supportive leadership, services and resources for all staff involved in teaching: driving learning enhancement and pedagogic research, sharing good practice through inclusive networks, facilitating staff recognition and excellence awards, supporting innovative curriculum development and promoting technologies and skills for e-learning. 

Our Aims

  • To lead the academic development of all staff and postgraduate research students with a university teaching role, to achieve and sustain an excellent learning experience for all students;

  • To deliver staff recognition and award programmes: HEA Fellowships, university fellowships and national teaching fellowships and awards;

  • To support the virtual learning environment, developing new resources and guiding staff in the use of digital technology in learning, teaching and assessment;

  • To drive pedagogical innovation and enhancement with a focus on digital and flexible learning, work-integrated learning, interdisciplinary development, enterprise and student engagement;

  • To manage funding, mentoring and support for learning enhancement projects: monitoring outcomes and supporting the publication of outputs where appropriate in collaboration with the Faculty for Education and Society;

  • To provide a comprehensive range of online resources to inform and inspire teaching staff, with opportunities to share good practice and research outcomes;

  • To support the effective development and delivery of Trans-National Education and Distance Learning by providing support and guidance in relation to best practice in teaching, learning and assessment;

  • To support student engagement activities, including peer mentoring and tutoring, staff / student research partnerships and student-nominated teaching excellence awards. 

Who We Are

  • Director of Learning and Teaching (Head of Centre)
  • Learning Technologies Team; Academic Development Team
  • Principal Lecturers (Teaching and Learning) 0.2 FTE time allocated;
  • PG Cert / Dip / MA Academic Practice team

Contact Us

Contact us by sending an email to the new team email address: celt@sunderland.ac.uk

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