Author: Sarah Richardson
Type: Briefing Report
This briefing paper is aimed at: academic historians; history students both undergraduate and postgraduate; heads of History Departments; the History subject associations; and the wider history community as well as the Executive of the Higher Education Academy.
It briefly outlines: the past work of the History Subject Centre; the proposed support for the teaching and learning of History in HE by the Higher Education Academy after August 2011; and activities the History community would like to be continued with suggestions for ways forward. The objective of the paper is to encourage dialogue about support for teaching and learning in HE History in the UK, leading to effective working relationships in the new environment.