Course Overview

The Academic Professional Apprenticeship is a course specifically designed to support Keele University staff and clinical colleagues who support our students, to develop and explore their academic practice as an educator in UK Higher Education. 

Please note that the programme is undergoing a review and a refreshed one-year APA, delivered as a Postgraduate Certificate (+End-Point Assessment) is being launched for September 2021 start (subject to approval). The 'Specialist Role in Research' route will be discontinued from September 2021.

Key facts

  • Opportunities to engage in research and scholarship around teaching and learning in HE
  • Dual focus on developing expertise in both subject/discipline teaching and research in Higher Education
  • The programme is accredited by the Higher Education Academy and therefore students that successfully complete the teaching development modules are recognised through the award of Fellowship.