TU Delft Exchange Week | Exploring Education Innovation | 12-13-14 April
Explore and discuss how TU Delft stimulates and facilitates innovation in education and innovation of education.
On 12-14 April 2023 TU Delft organises an Exchange Week for external higher education institutions. Please have a look at the programme.
For more background of each programme component, please have a look in the drop-down menu below.
Please note that you can apply for a Erasmus+ staff mobility grant after you are accepted to TU Delft Exchange Week.
About the TU Delft Exchange Week
Are you from an external higher education institutions and interested to learn more about education innovation at TU Delft? Learn more by signing up and joining the TU Delft Exchange Week.
Please do so by clicking the button below and filling out the registration form. After doing so, we will send you a confirmation via email to finalize your registration.
Practical information regarding joining the TU Delft Exchange Week:
- Language: English
- Registration fee: €150,-
- Additional fee for optional dinner: €30,-
- Registration is open until 2 April 2023.
During this Exchange Week we will cover, amongst others, the topics enlisted below. A final program, including timeline, will follow closer to event.
- Support of lecturers in designing and developing online courses for a worldwide audience
- Quality assurance of online education
- Learner support, certifying and promotion of online education for Lifelong learners
- Managing the course catalogue (how to decide which courses to offer)
- New developments in the educational offer for external learners, e.g. microcredentials
TU Delft Extension School for Continuing Education
The extension school for continuing education is the department within TU Delft responsible for developing and delivering online continuing education to equip people to solve today’s global challenges. Our courses and short programs especially support lifelong learners and professionals to upskill themselves in areas of technical and engineering expertise of great relevance to the environment and society.
- Collaboratively Enhance Engineering Education
- Connect, Share, Spotlight, Experiment
- Educational innovations based on scientific research through co-creation
TU Delft Teaching Academy
The Teaching Academy is the network for and by lecturers of TU Delft with the mission to “collaboratively enhance engineering education” across faculty boundaries. To connect, share, spotlight & experiment, the Teaching Academy organizes various knowledge-sharing activities, leads the TU Delft Education Fellowship, facilitates experiments, grants Teaching Awards, works on educational projects and organizes the TU Delft Education Day. Within the Teaching Academy the focus is on showing how fellow lecturers do their education/teaching to inspire and learn from each other.
- Advising, training, and supporting lecturers
- Developments of lifelong learning for lecturers
- Initiating, supporting and developing education innovation
TU Delft Teaching & Learning Services
Teaching & Learning Services (TLS) partners with faculties, lecturers and staff in offering services and expertise to continually improve education at TU Delft. TLS delivers technical support for educational tooling, provides trainings, workshops and consults on didactical matters. The mission of TLS is to be your partner for educational development, support/improvement and the professionalization of teaching by offering effective and accessible services and expertise, based on an evidence-informed approach to education, innovation and learning technology.
- Governance model Education Spaces
- Education Spaces Viewer (https://esviewer.tudelft.nl/) as online catalogue
- Qualitative issues such as readability, ergonomics, image system contrast ratio, sound
- Space conditions such as lay-out, lighting, acoustics, daylight
- Managing issues such as life cycle analysis, carbon footprint
- TU Delft Education Space Configurator (https://tudesc.com/) as interactive cloud tool
Taskforce Education Spaces
In 2014 TU Delft formed the Taskforce Education Spaces (TAS) to cope with how classes could not fit any longer in the education spaces of their own faculty building as a result of growing student numbers. TAS came up with a 10 years transformation plan proposing a two-fold strategy: 1) governance structure for all parties involved in education spaces (education, real estate, IT, facilities), and 2) guidelines defined in a Cookbook Education Spaces based on contemporary pedagogies in collaboration with teaching staff and students.
- Video production
- Virtual reality (VR)
- Augmented reality (AR)
- Extended reality (XR)
- And more
TU Delft NewMedia Centre
The NewMedia Centre (NMC) is a media production and expertise centre for education and research. The NMC creates video (in a green screen studio and on location), livestreams, animations, infographics, augmented/virtual reality and is responsible for the university’s lecture capture. NMC experiments, together with lecturers and students, with media technology in education, such as holography, 3D models, AR, 360 video and audio and much more.
Erasmus+ staff mobility grant - Planning your visit
After receiving a confirmation email of your registration of the TU Delft Exchange Week, you can apply for the Erasmus+ staff mobility grant.
If you want to apply for this, please contact the Erasmus+ coordinator of your institution. Make sure to be in time with your request.
Further information on criteria, application procedures and forms can be found on the website of Erasmus+.
On the right hand side you can find some addtional relevant links and resources to help you plan your visit.