NOVA organizes an annual event, NOVA Quality Day, in which the central theme is Quality and NOVA's continuous improvement of Quality, aiming at involving the entire academic community, while being open to the public.
The first edition of NOVA Quality Day took place on October 21, 2020, having as theme “Teaching Quality at NOVA: Pedagogical Practices”, involving the following initiatives:
- Communications presentation sessions by NOVA teachers
- Round table with students – “Pedagogical practices” (discussion about the pedagogical practices most valued by students).
– Plenary session 1 – “Critical points in the internal evaluation processes”, Sérgio Machado dos Santos, Executive member of the A3ES Board of Directors.
– Plenary session 2 – “Enhancement of Teaching and Learning”, Terry Maguire, Director of National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning in Higher Education, Ireland.