The Curriculum Development team is a group brimming with diverse expertise in teaching and learning across the HE sector and beyond. We work collaboratively with colleagues campus-wide, research, prepare and disseminate a variety of resources, and offer specialist advice aligned with best practice in pedagogy and the guiding themes and principles of the institution.

Meet the Team

Dr Robert Eaton

Curriculum Development Manager

Robert manages the Curriculum Development Team within the Centre, addressing a wide range of teaching and learning issues across the institution.

Liz Beaven

Curriculum Development Officer

Liz acts as a Faculty of Science Liaison for Curriculum Transformation.

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Jo Charles

Curriculum and Academic Staff Developer

Jo acts a Faculty liaison for Curriculum Transformation and has a particular focus on academic staff development needs.

Scholarship and Activity

Find out more about the team's contribution to research and practice in teaching and learning matters.

A course-wide approach to curriculum development (Forthcoming)

Dr Briony Frost, Abby Osborne, Dr Kate Mattacks, and Dr Robert Eaton

Brighter Future – Opportunities for Educational Change, SEDA Spring Conference, TBC

Patterns beyond labels: reframing inclusive learning and teaching

Abby Osborne and Dr Robert Eaton

Inclusion and Inclusivity in Higher Education, Training of the Trainers webinar, University of Crete, May 2021

The design and delivery of a workshop to support curriculum development, education for sustainability and students as partners: Sustainability in your curriculum - identify, improve, inspire!

Angus-Cole KL, Eaton R and Dawes M.

Emerald Open Res 2020, 2:60 (

Intentionally scaffolding the development of independent learning in first year

Dr Robert Eaton, Dr Briony Frost, Abby Osborne, Jo Hatt, Dr Kate Mattacks

Delivered as part of EduFest 2021, University of Bath, May 2021 (view Panopto recording)

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Contact us

Email the Curriculum Development Team or contact your relevant Faculty/School liaison officer directly.

Updated on: 14 May 2021