Auckland University of Technology (AUT), and in particular the Ako Aronui team within the Centre for Learning and Teaching, are working towards HEA accreditation of the Ako Aronui Professional Learning Programme, aiming to complete their submission by 31 October. As part of this AUT has become an HEA Strategic Partner and has made an made an institutional commitment to provide an accredited Professional Learning Programme (PLP) through the Higher Education Academy (HEA) for all staff who teach and support student learning. This makes AUT the second University in New Zealand to subscribe to the HEA.
HEA International has written an article about AUT’s subscription here.
Along with subscribing to the HEA, AUT has become a member of the Australasian Strategic Advisory Board, read more about the newly created board in an HEA article on its first meeting.