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  1. Handbook supplements
  2. Course Design
  3. Running a course

SCALE-UP is an active learning approach combining peer teaching, flipped and enquiry-based methods and professional skills development through group activity. The approach has been linked with improving conceptual understanding, problem-solving and engagement, decreasing attainment gaps and reducing failure rates. NTU now has 12 dedicated SCALE-UP classrooms at City and Clifton,  which incorporate bespoke classroom design and specialised equipment. For support with any SCALE-UP related matters, from timetabling to adapting curriculum, contact:



Coming in 2017

TILT Course Leader Conference 2017 - 16 May
Conference theme: Working in partnership with students

TILT Festival of Learning 2017 - 27-29 June
Conference theme: Creating communities






The University's framework, procedures and processes for assuring and enhancing the standards and quality of academic provision. Includes an overview of committee terms of reference and membership.

Quality Handbook, Section 1: Academic quality governancePDF icon

People at Arkwight opening

What's new?

New resources are now available to download from our Success for All: Advancing Inclusive Curricula and Pedagogies symposium that took place on Wednesday 5th April.