As a QAA Member you have access to a growing range of exclusive services.
We are constantly updating our services programme. We value your feedback and if you can't find what you need then please let us know.
INTERNATIONAL INSIGHTS PROGRAMME
Drawing on QAA's global networks and partnerships, our International Insights programme is a growing bank of enhancement-focused events, webinars, guidance documents, case studies and facilitated discussion.
International Insight reports are designed to support your international activities as a UK higher education provider. They are a good place to start if you are working internationally or want to know more about a particular country before you consider a new partnership.
In addition, a series of webinars has been developed to enable and support direct engagement, and facilitate questions, with our partner agencies in key countries such as China, Hong Kong and Dubai/UAE.
QUALITY INSIGHTS PROGRAMME
By promoting collaboration and partnership across UK higher education, QAA facilitates access for Members to quality expertise, knowledge and insight. The Quality Insights programme comprises a range of enhancement-focused events, webinars, online discussions, guidance documents, and case studies on current topics and issues related to all aspects of quality assurance and enhancement.
QUALITY INSIGHTS CONFERENCE
Our inaugural Quality Insights Conference will take place in February 2019. More details to follow soon.
Our seven Regional Networks bring together quality assurance professionals and practitioners, to discuss and debate current issues relevant to quality assurance. They provide an opportunity to meet locally to share ideas and update knowledge. The resources from our Regional Network events are available on the Members' Community.
ADVICE AND GUIDANCE
As a Member you can tap into our growing range of guidance documents and online webinars. Our webinar series has so far covered subjects such as:
- higher education in apprenticeships
- accelerated degrees
- credit frameworks
- data and evidence
Designed to help you prepare for the latest developments and hot topics that quality professionals are grappling with, you can catch-up on the series through the Members’ Community. Look out for the next in the series.
With over 80 to choose from, our collection of case studies is highly valued by QAA Members. These provide useful examples of effective practice and new ways of working. Designed to share ideas and encourage innovative approaches to quality assurance and enhancement, they are available exclusively through the Members’ Community.
Future Topics and submission dates are:
December 2018 (submission period 16 November to 25 January)
- promoting academic integrity
- embedding digital literacy
- innovative approaches to flexible learning
- student engagement
For more information on submitting a case study, please download our guidance document.
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMMES
The programme includes:
- Two annual conferences for student representatives and staff with a role in student engagement to learn about effective practice.
- Student Advisory Committee who provide a student’s perspective to policy makers as well as the QAA Board.
- Events, webinars, case studies and other resources for quality teams and academic staff to enhance your own student engagement activity.
ANNUAL MEMBERS’ CONFERENCE
Our Annual Conference brings together experts in quality assurance from across the UK and overseas to discuss the very latest topics of interest, providing an excellent opportunity to network, share, listen and discuss. Each member institution receives
two free delegate passes, plus one free student place.
Facilitated by QAA Scotland for universities in Scotland, the Focus On is a series of collaborative projects that aim to help higher education institutions and students' associations with work in key priority areas. Topics include the postgraduate research student experience, institution-led review, and training and support for postgraduate students who teach.
The QAA Members’ Community is where you can find a wealth of quality assurance and enhancement resources, case studies, event materials and the latest webinars. You can share experience, questions and expertise through the discussion forums.
The Community is open to all staff working within HE providers that are current QAA Members. New resources are added regularly, and a monthly update provides a summary of what's new and what's coming up.
It’s easy to join - email us to request your log-in.
PREFERENTIAL RATES FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AND EVENTS
As a QAA Member you are entitled to preferential rates for our Professional Services which include bespoke training, reviews and strategic development; and events such as our Data Matters Conference.
If you would like to find out about more about Professional Services, please email our Innovation and Enterprise Team. You can also find out more about what we offer in the Training and Services section of our website.