TRS-UK Response to Welsh ‘Ensuring Access to the Full Curriculum’ Consultation

TRS-UK Response to Welsh ‘Ensuring Access to the Full Curriculum’ Consultation What implications would there be for learners, parents/carers and schools if all learners were required to receive RE and/or RSE lessons in the new curriculum? Theology and Religious Studies UK (TRS-UK) welcomes the proposal that all children should receive high quality Religious Education (RE).…

TRS-UK official response to British Academy report on ‘Theology and Religious Studies Provision in UK Higher Education’

TRS-UK official response to British Academy report on ‘Theology and Religious Studies Provision in UK Higher Education’ TRS-UK (the umbrella organisation for all UK Departments of Theology & Religious Studies and the relevant subject associations) is very grateful for the recent British Academy report on ‘Theology and Religious Studies Provision in UK Higher Education‘, despite its…

HEFCE Review of Metrics in Research Assessment

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) has begun to review the possibility of using quantitative metrics in research assessment. As part of the review, they have launched a call for evidence to gather views and evidence relating to the use of metrics in research assessment and management. The deadline for responses is 1200 on…

Forgiveness Research – Conferences

A note to TRS members regarding upcoming conferences on “forgiveness” from Dr Anthony Bash at Durham: I am organising two inter-disciplinary conferences entitled ‘New Horizons in Forgiveness Research’. The forums will be heavily weighted towards the theological / relligious studies end of the spectrum! May I send you a flyer for the first of the conferences…