Introduction to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion in the curriculum
The aim of these online workshops is to increase the awareness and confidence of teaching and tutoring staff at Brunel in developing and delivering inclusive and accessible teaching and learning for a diverse student cohort ensuring it is socially and culturally relevant.
Brunel University London is highly committed to ensuring the whole student community has equal access to the opportunities that the university has to offer, is able to reach their full potential and has an excellent student experience. Every student should be able to study, work, research and socialise free from prejudice, discrimination, bullying and harassment. Fundamental to the university’s commitment to diversity, is to advance inclusivity and accessibility throughout its practices, campus environment, and in the experiences the University offers.
The sessions will be delivered by the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Lead (students), Henrietta Spalding
Aimed atAll staff, particularly teaching and tutoring staff
Aims & Objectives
- Strengthen awareness of Equality Diversity & Inclusion and why it’s relevant to student outcomes and experience
- Introducing the Equality Diversity & Inclusion teaching toolkit
- Developing skills and confidence to make teaching and learning inclusive
- Sharing examples and good practice
Delegates will be provided with best practice guidance and examples through presentation, discussion, case studies, and real-life scenarios. They will be encouraged to ask questions in a respectful way in a safe environment.