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LSE Careers
Level 3, Tower 3 (TW3)
Clements Inn
London WC2A 2AZ


Tel:  +44 (0)20 7955 7135
Fax: +44 (0)20 7955 6846
General queries: careers@lse.ac.uk


LSE Language Centre
Ground Floor, 20 Kingsway
Houghton Street



Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6713
Email: languages@lse.ac.uk


LSE Teaching and Learning Centre
Floor 5, 20 Kingsway
Houghton Street



Tel: +44 (0)20 7852 3627
Email: tlc@lse.ac.uk


Houghton Street


Tel: +44 (0)20 7107 5367/5361
Email: LSE100@lse.ac.uk


Academic and Professional Development Division

The Academic and Professional Development (APD) Division combines the strengths of LSE Careers, LSE Language CentreLSE Teaching and Learning Centre and LSE100, who work together to help maximise the academic and professional development of staff and students.

APD's 2010/11 Review

Browse here, download a PDF or, if you'd like a hard copy, please email tlc@lse.ac.uk

Maximising your potential
Maximise Your Potential: special events for undergraduates 

Wondering what to do once you've recovered from exams? We have the perfect solution: a series of free events and courses that will enhance your skills and get you ready for what lies ahead.
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Overview of APD

The four units maintain their distinctive identities. For further information please see this Overview.

News and events from APD


Tandem Learning Events for Fudan Students
A series of tandem activities were organised for our first visitors from Fudan University. They run parallel to the English programme which Fudan students have been taking at LSE. This is part of the Summer Language Exchange Programme with Fudan … Continue reading

Today: Day Jobs and the Twilight World
LSE Space for Thought – LSE Language Centre Literary Festival presents: Day Jobs and the Twilight World 17:15 – 18:45 Wolfson Theatre  Although the cliché of the novelist as a typically bohemian, solitary, garret-inhabiting individual persists, in reality today, as … Continue reading


Observations on observations
Director of LSE’s Teaching and Learning Centre Neil McLean offers some thoughts on lecturing in light of what he has observed this term   Recently, I have been observing a lot of lectures as part of the promotion round at … Continue reading

Resource of the week
As an introduction to Thursday’s post which will focus on lecturing, our resource this week is Dialogue, Monologue and Soliloquy in the Large Lecture Class (PDF) by James Davis (International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, vol. 19, … Continue reading


CVs for experienced hires
As an someone with some years of work experience, you’ll already have had some success with writing CVs. These tips highlight some key points to bear in mind when preparing your CV for new roles to ensure that it’s added to the interview pile: 1. Do your research Make sure you fully understand the company (and the sector it’s in), […]

Chinese students – securing a job in China after graduation
Considering the macro trends taking place in China it’s easy to see why Chinese students may choose to return home to work after studying in the UK. As the second largest economy in the world, with continuous GDP and population growth, accelerated urbanisation and the government’s continued measures to upgrade consumption, there’s tremendous market potential. There are many reasons why […]