Office of the Vice President for Learning and Teaching

Welcome to the Office of the Vice-President for Learning & Teaching

The Office of the Vice-President for Learning & Teaching at UCC was established in 2008 to promote and support excellence in teaching and to increase the quality of education at UCC. The Office now encompasses 6 units, which you can find out more about by clicking the links above.

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Learning and Teaching online

In this video Prof. Paul McSweeney, Vice-President for Learning and Teaching, speaks with colleagues Dr Catherine O’Mahony, Director of the Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning, and Cliodhna O’Callaghan, Project Lead UCC, IUA Enhancing Digital Teaching & Learning, Centre for Digital Education, on plans for teaching remotely at UCC in the coming year.

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Deadline for 2020 call for nominations for Excellence in Teaching Awards extended to 5pm Friday 24th July 2020.

Completed nomination forms are to be emailed to
Please contact if you have any queries.

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Professor Chris Lynch has been awarded Ireland’s most prestigious national individual teaching and learning award in higher education.

Professor Lynch, a professor and consultant in Restorative Dentistry at UCC, was this week announced as a recipient of Ireland's inaugural Teaching and Learning Research Fellowships.

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Applications are now open for the UCC Language Centre's Summer Teacher Festival

This 6 week programme will run from the 29th June to 6th August and will include 11 workshops and a free mini-conference.

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The latest edition of the OVPLT eNewsletter is out now.

This edition contains news and events from the spring period, from all of the OVPLT departments.

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Office of the VP for Learning and Teaching

Oifig an Leasuachtaráin Foghlama agus Teagaisc

East Wing, Main Quadrangle, UCC