student working on a laptop in a cafe

Our Departments

DELTA

The Department for the Enhancement of Learning, Teaching, and Assessment (DELTA) plays a key role in further enhancing and transforming the student learning journey in line with RGU’s ambitious university strategy to provide students with an excellent experience that will enable them to raise their aspirations and thrive in their professional careers as global citizens.

At the heart of quality enhancement, DELTA’s purpose is to support delivery and enable enhancement of the RGU student experience through:

  • impactful guidance, support, and development for staff
  • enabling and supporting innovation in learning, teaching, and assessment
  • serving as a focal point for the coordination and implementation of institutional teaching, learning and assessment enhancement projects in partnership with RGU’s community
  • supporting excellence in digital learning and the development of staff and student digital skills
  • championing pedagogic research and scholarship

Head of the Department for the Enhancement of Learning, Teaching and Assessment: Julie Strachan

Contact the department:

  • 01224 262224

Our Teams

DELTA comprises four teams: Academic Development, Content and Media, Curriculum Enhancement, and Digital Learning.

Academic Development

The Academic Development Team work with academic and professional services staff across RGU to support effective teaching and learning by enabling colleagues to develop educational practice, share their knowledge and insights, and to achieve professional recognition. The team offer training for new staff to fulfil probationary and progression requirements; credit-rated and experiential staff development which enables colleagues to achieve UK Professional Standards Framework recognition; continuing professional development for all colleagues in support of institutional priorities; bespoke staff development to support School enhancement plans; support for curriculum design, development and innovation; and professional development & events for colleagues interested in pedagogic research and scholarship. 

Content and Media Team

The Content and Media team deliver a broad range of staff support services to assist course delivery and enhancement. This includes resourcing the development of audio, video and online learning materials and short courses and providing guidance on instructional design.

Curriculum Enhancement team

The Curriculum Enhancement team supports the ongoing enhancement of RGU’s distinctive approach to learning and teaching with an emphasis on enabling high-quality course leadership, delivery, and management. The team offer advice and guidance to colleagues on the design and development of new & revised courses; support the adoption and implementation of institutional enhancement initiatives; and provide professional development opportunities and events for RGU’s Course Leader community.

Digital Learning Team

The Digital Learning Team are responsible for supporting effective digital learning across the university by providing staff and student support. The team is responsible for the management and enhancement of the university’s VLE, CampusMoodle; supporting the effective use of the VLE and associated educational technologies; supporting the development of staff and student digital skills; and the co-ordination of institutional enhancement projects related to Digital Learning.

Our Staff

Jaimie Allan

E-Content Assistant

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mpantor Aribilosho

Academic Quality Coordinator

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jane Barnard

Timetabling Manager

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Louisa Barry

Academic Quality Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jen BirtlesKelman

Online Learning Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chris Day

E-Content Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Georgina Godinez Hernandez

VLE Helpdesk & Support Analyst

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Emma Gray

Snr Project Co-ordinator - Digital Lrng

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lucy Jack

Academic Quality Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rob Kelly

Room Allocation Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Matthew Kemp

VLE Helpdesk & Support Analyst

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Susan Lawrie

Curriculum Enhancement Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sue Liddon

Academic Practice Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scott Lyon

Online Learning Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lindsey Masson

Academic Practice Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

John McDonnell

Project Co-ordinator - Digital Learning

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rachel McGregor

Academic Development Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lynne McLaughlan

Room Allocation Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Fiona McLean Whyte

Academic Quality Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Laura McNaughton

VLE Coordinator

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sid Merrakech

Content and Media Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lisa Mitchell

Project Co-ordinator - Digital Learning

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jacqui Nicol

Digital Learning Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sandra Sangster

Administrator

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Niki Scott

Administrator

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nikhil Shivalingappa

VLE Helpdesk & Support Analyst

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Casey Sim

Snr Project Co-ordinator - Digital Lrng

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alison Smart

Academic Quality Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Julie Strachan

Head of Academic Quality & Learning Enh

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jo-Anne Tait

Professional Stud. Framework Course Lead

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Michelle Thornhill

Administrator

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Laura Tucker

Academic Quality Officer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jiri Vaigl

E-Content Developer

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cookie Consent