slide1 n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Marchmont Observatory/SLIM School of Education University of Exeter St. Luke’s Campus PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Marchmont Observatory/SLIM School of Education University of Exeter St. Luke’s Campus

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 15

Marchmont Observatory/SLIM School of Education University of Exeter St. Luke’s Campus - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 126 Views
  • Uploaded on

Marchmont Observatory/SLIM School of Education University of Exeter St. Luke’s Campus Exeter, EX1 2LU a.dean@ex.ac.uk. http://www.marchmont.ac.uk. Marchmont Observatory.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Marchmont Observatory/SLIM School of Education University of Exeter St. Luke’s Campus' - dulcina-varian


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide1

Marchmont Observatory/SLIM

School of Education

University of Exeter

St. Luke’s Campus

Exeter, EX1 2LU

a.dean@ex.ac.uk

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide2

Marchmont Observatory

The Marchmont Observatory aims to improve evidence based policy and practice in the field of lifelong learning, VET and labour market analysis through analysis, good practice capture and dissemination, networking, learning programmes and research.

Established by Exeter University in 1998 following a successful £3m bid to the ADAPT Programme of the EU, the Marchmont Observatory is now funded from a range of sources including local government, European Programmes (FP7, PROGRESS, Lifelong Learning Programme and UK Research Agencies.

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide3

Activities

• Supporting the exchange of ideas and good practice between practitioners, policy makers and researchers• Providing on-line knowledge management systems, including a good practice database and research databases• Stimulating action-based research • Collecting information on existing practice and relevant research, analysing it and making it accessible for users • Disseminating research and practice to practitioners and policy makers through a range of media, including web based

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide4

Recent Activity in Marchmont

NEETS and Young Unemployed

Science and Society

Flexicurity

SLIM - Skills and Learning Intelligence Module

Learning and Health

Trade Union Learning

Rural Skills

The Care Sector

Careers Guidance

Older Workers and Older Learners

Evaluations

Transversal Study Visits

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide5

LOCATION

  • Exeter 2.5 hours from London
  • Campus University
  • Mild climate & high quality of life - 20 minutes to beach in region of natural beauty
  • “Exeter is very easy to fall in love with. It has one of the most beautiful campuses in the country, in one of the most beautiful counties in Britain." Virgin Alternative Guide to British Universities, 2005
slide6

Streatham campus

St Lukes’ campus

High Street

slide8

1998 – Marchmont EU (ADAPT) Project

1999 – Marchmont Observatory

2001 – SLIM Contract begins

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide9

University of Exeter

  • 17,210 students registered
  • 15,760 full-time and 1,450 part-time
  • 2,855 staff members
  • Annual turnover of over £203 million (08/09)
  • Placed 9th nationally in the National Student Survey
  • Exeter was ranked 7th in the latest Times Good University Guide League Tab
  • Nearly 90% of the research rated as being at internationally recognised levels
  • University of the year – Sunday Times

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide10

University is ‘one of Europe’s fastest growing companies’

The University of Exeter has been named in the top 100 fastest growing companies in Europe and is in the top 25 in the UK.

New rankings, which recognise the top 200 companies for generating stable growth and jobs, show the University placed 62nd out of millions of businesses across the continent and 23rd in the UK.

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide11

Research and Knowledge TransferHelps the University with Impact; Spin out companies; regional and local linkages; bidding support and project management.

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk

slide12

The St Luke’s Campus

  • Specialist campus for Education, Sport science &
  • Medicine
  • Historic ecclesiastical setting with library, indoor
  • swimming pool and accommodation
  • City centre 15 minute walk / 5 minute bus ride
  • from campus
  • Streatham Campus 25 minutes walk

http://www.marchmont.ac.uk