InForm: a journal for international foundation programme professionals
InForm is the journal of teaching and learning related practice for members of the academic community associated with International Foundation Programmes (IFPs). It is produced under the auspices of the International Foundation Programme at the University of Reading with the aim of publishing articles from the wider IFP sector.
InForm Journal Issue 21
We are pleased to announce that InForm Issue 21 is now available!
InForm Conference 2022
Theme: Enhancing Inclusivity in the IFP
Date: Saturday 30 July 2022, 09:00 to 17:00
Host: International Foundation Programme, University of Reading.
We are delighted to announce the call for papers for the InForm 2022 Conference which will be held at the University of Reading. The aim of this conference is to bring together a collection of research and ideas as well as an opportunity for interaction and sharing of practice with colleagues from the IFP community. It is hoped that the topical theme will encourage a broad range of proposals.
Plenary speaker: Associate Professor Bruce Howell, ISLI, University of Reading
We welcome proposals for presentations as well as participation from all colleagues. Possible sub-themes to explore (although not limited to) are:
- Teaching – e.g. modes of delivery and resource development
- Learning –e.g. TEL and digital literacy • Student feedback – e.g. student voice and representation
- Curriculum – e.g. decolonising the curriculum, curriculum internationalisation
- Assessment – e.g. alternative approaches
- Student disabilities
Fee: £70 in person, £35 online
There will be two modes of delivery for the sessions:
- Talks – 30 minutes (20 minutes presentation and 10 minutes Q&A).
- Poster Presentations
Proposals should present studies, developments and findings. If you have any ideas you’d like to discuss please do get in touch. To submit a speaker proposal please use the Speaker proposal form. Please submit proposal forms or any questions you have to firstname.lastname@example.org
Proposal deadline: Monday 16 May, 2022
Register and Payment
With this year’s theme, the InForm Conference provides a great platform for reflection on how international foundation programmes have changed in recent years. It also provides an opportunity to review the latest developments that continue to shape this dynamic sector. We sincerely hope you can be involved by presenting or attending and please share this call for papers with colleagues!
Please download the latest issue below. Past issues are available on the Download InForm page.
InForm Issue 20: April 2021
Theme: Teaching and learning developments in response to the Covid-19 pandemic
Inside Issue 20:
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