An Imperial staff member helps a member of the public to build a robot

Booking information

Trainer: Societal engagement team

Cost: Internal - no charge; External - not available. This course is available to Imperial staff only.

Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes

Dates and venue information: 

  • Autumn date to be announced shortly

If you have any questions, please contact the Societal Engagement team.

Autumn bookings will open shortly

About the session

This interactive session will explore the features of good quality public engagement, highlight the reasons why our major funders think it’s important, and help you to build on your own public engagement goals.

Key areas covered

  • An opportunity to reflect on your own public engagement experiences
  • Find out why our major funders think public engagement is so important
  • Explore the approaches that lead to good quality public engagement
  • Discover new public engagement opportunities at Imperial and beyond

Who is it for?

This is aimed at any Imperial staff member keen to:

  • Explore the potential of public engagement to  enhance research impact
  • Understand the wider agenda around public engagement in universities
  • Broaden their skills in public engagement  

This course is not aimed at experienced engagement practitioners.

*Please note that engagement activities that may support teaching and learning practice can be used to support an application for HEA fellowship via Imperial’s STAR framework.

Dates and times:

Autumn term date to be announced shortly. 

How to book your place

This course is free, but please see the terms and conditions of booking. It will be booked on a first come first served basis with a waiting list, and further similar courses will run throughout the year.

Any queries? Please email