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How to get a confident start to your studies

Starting your university course or programme can be very exciting, but you may also you may also have some concerns about your studies. This session aims to help you get the best possible foundation…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

PGT Only How To develop your study skills

There are many different skills which will help you study effectively at university, this session offers an introduction to these.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 1 likes 32 plays 0  

PGR Only How to get into good writing habits

The Institute for Academic Development team share advice and resources for getting into good writing habits as a research student.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

PGT Only How to manage your time

It is important to make effective use of your time in order to achieve a balance between your studies, work, and personal life. This session will share some hints and tips on how to achieve this.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

PGR Only How to get off to an effective start with your research degree

The Institute for Academic Development team shares key tips and advice for making the most of your first few months.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Episode 11 - Lecture recording to support learning

Episodes 6 to 11 align with the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme,…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Episode 10 - Building a learning community

Episodes 6 to 11 align with the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme,…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Episode 9 - The value and impact of lecture recording

Episodes 6 -9 accompany the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme, and…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Episode 8 - Using lecture recording and evaluation so far

Episodes 6 -9 accompany the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme, and…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Episode 7 - Practicalities of lecture recording

Episodes 6 -9 accompany the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme, and…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Episode 6 - Implementation of lecture recording

Episodes 6 -9 accompany the Lecture Recording mini-series, which Teaching Matters ran between October and December 2018. This series was co-edited by members of the Lecture Recording Programme, and…

From  Sarah Thomas on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Sustainability Awards 2016: Office team gold projects

Meet four teams who obtained Gold in the Sustainability Awards 2016 Office category for their exemplary projects with real sustainability impact. Teams featured: Printing Services Institute for…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0