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Introduction to Block 3 PGCAP

A video introduction to Block 3 of the PG Cert in Academic Practice

From  Velda McCune on December 3rd, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

PGCAP Block 3 Designing Assessment

A short video about designing assessment in higher education.

From  Velda McCune on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Introduction to Course Design Block 3 PGCAP 2020

A video for the beginning of Block 3 in the PG Cert in Academic Practice.

From  Velda McCune on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 76 plays 0  

Introduction to Interdisciplinary Teaching October 2020

An introduction to interdisciplinary teaching in higher education

From  Velda McCune on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

What is Learning 15.10.20

A short video about what learning means in higher education

From  Velda McCune on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Education UK Summit // Summary

Wikimedia UK in partnership with Coventry University held an event on Wikimedia for educators. This one-day event explored the potential of editing Wikipedia (and other Wikimedia platforms) for…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Surveillance culture and its impact on relationships in higher education - Dr Jen Ross (Education):

Controversies in the Data Society 2020 https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+4+The+Surveillance+University The controversy: Practices…

From  James Stewart on April 1st, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Curricula for wicked problems

A short video about designing curricula for wicked problems in higher education.

From  Velda McCune on January 14th, 2020 1 likes 158 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2019/programme Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

About LEAPS

LEAPS is a widening participation programme which aims to encourage and advise students who are traditionally under-represented in higher education. We support young people in South-East Scotland,…

From  Jennifer Younger on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 119 plays 0  

DE seminar: Professor Sarah Hayes 'Have you ever wondered….who does higher education policy actually ‘work’ for?'

Professor Sarah Hayes, University of WolverhamptonThis seminar took place on 3rd May at Moray House School of EducationAbstractWhen it comes to higher education policy – how confident are…

From  Herve Lacroix on May 3rd, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Promoting fairer access to Scottish universities: how can this be achieved?

This is the second annual memorial lecture in honour of the late Professor David Raffe. Professor Vikki Bolover of Durhan University drew on her recent research in Scotland to consider how we can…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Go Abroad - What Opportunities Are Available - Thomas Ozers

Thomas Ozers discusses where in the world you can go with an Edinburgh Go Abroad opportunity. March 2019

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 102 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  

LEAPS Teaser

A small teaser about the work of LEAPS...

From  Alice Smith on November 27th, 2018 0 likes 85 plays 0