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1. An Introduction to Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning

An overview of the Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning programme; supporting local and global collaboration on the Sustainable Development Goals amongst schools across the UK and in over 30…

From  Kirsten Leask on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Thanksgiving message

This year has been a very challenging one for all of us, so we’re all more grateful than ever for what we have. As President of the US Development Trust and an alumnus of the University of…

From  Claire Simpson on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Digital skills case study: Developing Careers Service staff skills through a group activity based on the Digital Skills Framework

Shelagh Green, Director for Careers and Employability, talks about how she devised and ran a group activity to build digital capability in her team. The activity was part of a service day bringing…

From  Catherine Koppe on October 28th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

T3_2_Property_Based_Testing

This episode introduces property-based testing and compares it to example-based testing.

From  Evgenij Belikov on October 4th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Programming Skills Version Control Part Four

Programming Skills Version Control Part 4

From  Nicholas Brown on September 23rd, 2020 1 likes 57 plays 0  

Programming Skills Version Control Part Three

Programming Skills Version Control Part 3

From  Nicholas Brown on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Programming Skills Version Control Part Two

Programming Skills Version Control Part 2

From  Nicholas Brown on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Programming Skills Version Control Part One

Programming Skills Version Control Part 1

From  Nicholas Brown on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 66 plays 0  

PG How To Develop your digital skills

The Digital Skills and Training team (www.ed.ac.uk/is/skills) help to develop the digital and information literacy skills of University students to help them study and research more effectively and…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

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  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment and Development

Paulina shares her experiences studying the MSc Environment and Development.

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 151 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 34 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 26 plays 0  

PG How to make connections using Platform One

Platform One is the University's online space where students, staff and alumni can support each other. In this session, Development and Alumni will show you how you can connect with current and…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 20 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 41 plays 0