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Episode 4 - Can blogging be used as an effective form of assessment

In episode 4, student guest host, Lila Pitcher (Academic Blogging Intern in Information Services), leads a discussion with Dr Nina Morris (Lecturer in Human Geography) and Dr Hazel Christie (Lecturer…

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Near Future Teaching Launch Event: 26 May 2019

A short video documenting the launch event for the final report emerging from the Near Future Teaching project. The event brought together a really diverse grouping of students, staff and friends…

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Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

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Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

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Welcome - Dr Jeremy Crang

A warm welcome from the Dean of Students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr Jeremy Crang. March 2019.

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Mathematics for Joint Degrees - Teaching - Grace Sansom

Grace Sansom discusses the course structure and teaching in the School of Mathematics as part of a joint degree. March 2019.

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Go Abroad - Benefits of International Opportunities - Thomas Ozers

There's a lot of benefit to taking the opportunity to Go Abroad during your studies.Thomas Ozers tells us all about why taking the chance is good for our ongoing development.

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Advice For Parents And Supporters - Lesley Ross

Lesley Ross provides some hints and tips for parents and supporters of offer holders in 2019.

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Adult Returners - Returning To Study - Neil Speirs

Dr Neil Speirs discusses the challenges and rewards of returning to study for adult returners.

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Blogging Seminar Series - Seminar 1

This seminar featured Simon Riley (Medical School) who talked about blogging in the SLICCs initiative (Student-Led, Individually-Created Courses) and Tobias Thejll-Madsen (Employability Consultancy…

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Teacher Education Open Day

Always dreamed of being a teacher? Gain the skills you need and the registration required to teach in Scotland on one of our Initial Teacher Education programmes. Join our Teacher Education Open…

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Teaching Matters - 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,…

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Teaching Matters - Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

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