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Charles Raab - 'Data Ethics, Technology and Impact Assessment' - Data Controversies 2021

Slideshow presentation for 5 March 2021, Controversies Course 2020-21 by Charles Raab: 'Data Ethics, Technology and Impact Assessment'Controversies Course 5 March 2021 Kaltura Capture…

From  Charles Raab on February 28th, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Claudia Pagliari Controversies in Covid Apps

Data Controversies 2021

From  James Stewart on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Approaching Controversies v2

Controversies in the Data Society 2021

From  James Stewart on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Advanced Technology for Financial Computing MSc

Learn more about the Advanced Technology for Financial Computing MSc in this overview presentation from Programme Director, Dr Tiejun Ma. This new programme from the School of Informatics will…

From  Nicola Hopper on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

10.2 Smart Mobs and Popular Revolutions

Internet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 29th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

DE seminar: Dr James Lamb 'Digital technologies and the configuration of learning space'

AbstractIt has never been more important to try and understand the complex relationship between digital technologies and those settings where learning takes place. The intimate relationship between…

From  Claire Sowton on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Research in the Pandemic - Providing a Genomics Platform for Covid Research

Lee Murphy, the Head of the Genetics Core, Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility, discusses the work of the Genetics Core during the Covid-19 pandemic, highlighting the way the Core adapted their work…

From  Josephine Merrifield on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

8.4 Facial Recognition

Internet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 15th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Animating in 3D Plasticine

A guide on animating in 3D Plasticine

From  Pauline Duncan on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Dr Pete Evans 'Online teaching need not be complicit with the instrumentalisation of education'

Online teaching need not be complicit with the instrumentalization of education. Digital education is often championed by those who see the health of the knowledge economy and employability as the…

From  Claire Sowton on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Dr Jeremy Knox questions how 'Algorithms and analytics recode education'

Algorithms and analytics recode education: pay attention! Data-driven technologies often promise disruption, objectivity and new kinds of precision to how we teach. Jeremy Knox looks beyond the…

From  Claire Sowton on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Dr Jen Ross 'Online courses are prone to cultures of surveillance'

Online courses are prone to cultures of surveillance. Visibility is a pedagogical and ethical issue. The creeping normalisation of surveillance often accompanies technology decisions, even when…

From  Claire Sowton on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Dr Rory Ewins asks 'Can we stop talking about digital natives?'

Can we stop talking about digital natives? The trope of the ‘digital native’ still continues to shape how many understand the challenge of teaching online. Rory Ewins discusses some of…

From  Claire Sowton on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Dr Phil Sheail 'Distance: temporal, affective, political'

Distance is temporal, affective, political. Distance education is often seen as a spatial challenge which can be overcome with communications technology. Philippa Sheail argues that digital…

From  Claire Sowton on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

The Manifesto for Teaching Online: Professor Sian Bayne discusses 'We are the campus'

Don’t succumb to campus envy: we are the campus. Being co-present on campus is still seen by many as the main marker of quality higher education. Sian Bayne argues that we need to move on and…

From  Claire Sowton on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Event 2 The Manifesto for Teaching Online: we are the campus

Challenging the idea that online teaching is ‘second best’, and arguing that the distancing in ‘distance learning’ is more complex than we might think, Manifesto authors…

From  Claire Sowton on October 8th, 2020 0 likes 112 plays 0