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Welcome from the Head of the School of Maths

Welcome from the Head of the School of Maths for new students.

From  Kenneth Bell on March 21st, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Video 6 - How to answer learners' technical questions

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to prepare for work in computing classrooms. It gives some tips about answering learners' question about technical topics.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Video 5 - Answering questions about your job

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to prepare for work in computing classrooms. It discusses how to answer questions about your job.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Video 4 - Being a role model for the digital industry

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to prepare for work in computing classrooms. It discusses the importance of being a role model in the classroom.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Video 3 - Overview of CS curriculum in Scotland

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to help them prepare to visit a computing classroom. It explains how computing is covered in the Scottish curriculum.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Video 2 - Basics of Child Protection

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to help them prepare to visit a computing classroom. This is the second in the series, about child protection policies.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Video 1 - What to expect from your first school visit

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to help them prepare to visit a computing classroom.This is the first video about what to expect on your first visit.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Talking about your job - Version 2

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to understand classroom interactions. In this example, the volunteer is talking to a group of children about his job in an engaging and specific way.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Talking about your job - Version 1

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to help them prepare to visit a computing classroom. In this example, the volunteer is talking to a group of children about his job in a slightly…

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Group support - Version 2

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to understand classroom interactions. In this example, the volunteer works with a pair of students and does a good job of helping them to learn…

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Group Suport - Version 1

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to understand classroom interactions. In this example, the volunteer works with a pair of students but could have connected the problems the learners…

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Bug fixing - Version 2

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to understand classroom interactions. In this example, the volunteer helps a learner fix a bug, enabling them to do it for themselves.

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Bug Fixing - Version 1

This is a video for industry volunteers to watch to understand classroom interactions. In this example, the volunteer helps a learner fix a bug, but ends up "driving".

From  Judy Robertson on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Tutorial: How Do You Create A Cohort For Health Data Science

The Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Programme partners the School of Informatics with the MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine to train genuinely cross-disciplinary researchers. The…

From  Stephen Cass on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

An interactive laser cut map of accused witches in Scotland

Students on the Data Science for Design MSc were tasked at the course's annual Data Fair to create engaging visualisations from real world datasets. One group chose to use the University of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on December 23rd, 2019 0 likes 44 plays 0  

EFP 24: Exploring the Moon in Film and Beyond

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Alastair Bruce and Mat Vidmar from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing. They discuss the role of the Moon in cinema,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0