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ULSTER UNIVERSITY WINS THE AGCAS STRATEGIC INNOVATION AWARD 2019

05 September 2019

The winner of the AGCAS Strategic Innovation Award 2019 is Ulster University for its Integrated Curriculum Design Framework (ICDF).

The ICDF is an overarching framework that consists of an interconnected yet individual seven-stage approach to curriculum design. The introduction and implementation of the ICDF at Ulster has changed the landscape of how employability and enterprise have been embedded into the curriculum. A service re-design has followed, leading to enhancement across all areas of the Employability and Careers service at Ulster.

Judges comments

Of the winner, the judges said:

‘This shows well-evidenced, high-level strategic thinking’. The judges also praised the project’s ‘collaborative design and inclusive practice’.