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How we can support you

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Support for departments

USE Academy can work with your department to help explore, plan and implement the development of enterprise education across programmes, departments and faculties through:

  • Holistic approaches to curriculum planning
  • Use of enterprise education to address wider aims such as outward-facing, employability and student diversity
  • Training in enterprise education pedagogies
  • Best practice dissemination

Contact us to discuss your department’s needs with the team in more detail.

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Individual and small team support

USE Academy can also support individuals and small teams to develop opportunities within the curriculum for students to develop their enterprise capabilities. This might include:

  • Module or programme development
  • Innovative session and assessment design
  • Teaching delivery
  • Pedagogical research and dissemination
  • Access to CPD opportunities

Contact your relevant USEA team member to discuss your needs in more detail.

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Funding

USE Academy offers funding for curriculum development through the Enterprise Curriculum Development (ECD) Grant.

The Academy also offers financial support for staff who wish to access continued professional development (CPD) opportunities in enterprise education.

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Online Resource Bank (ORB)

USE Academy’s Online Resource Bank (ORB) contains a wealth of information that colleagues can access independently to help them in developing enterprising curricula. The ORB contains:

  • Teaching resources for each of the five enterprise capabilities
  • Case studies
  • Bibliographies and reading lists on enterprise education
  • Presentations and conference papers
  • Materials from past USEA events

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