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(UG and PGT) How to gain academic confidence

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…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 9th, 2021 0 likes 436 plays 0  

(UG) ELE and IAD: How-to Communicate Successfully in Your Academic Studies

This is a short introduction to an online course 'Successful Academic Communication', designed jointly by the Centre for Open Learning and the Institute for Academic Development to help you…

From  Hannah Jones on July 8th, 2021 0 likes 166 plays 0  

LibSmart : digital literacy skills for online library research

An introduction to the LibSmart information literacy online course, with descriptions and learning outcomes of the ten modules of the new LibSmart II course to be launched in September 2021. More…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Feedback: Tutors

Academics and Tutors from different subjects and universities share their thoughts and experiences about what feedback means at university.

From  Alice Smith on July 9th, 2020 0 likes 73 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 58 plays 0  

Top Tip #10: Eilidh

Top Tip #10: Eilidh Eilidh Harris, Student Developer, University of St Andrews, offers her top tip...

From  Alice Smith on August 7th, 2018 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Top Tip #9: Scott

Top Tip #9: ScottScott Baxter, PhD student in Design, University of Edinburgh, offers his top tip...

From  Alice Smith on August 7th, 2018 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Top Tip #8: Anna

Top Tip #8: AnnaAnna Feintuk, History, University of Edinburgh, offers her top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 19th, 2018 0 likes 78 plays 0  

Top Tip #7: Stephen

Top Tip #7: StephenStephen Robertson, Business, Edinburgh Napier University, offers his top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 19th, 2018 0 likes 123 plays 0  

Top Tip #6: Pamela

Top Tip #6: PamelaPamela Docherty, Maths, University of Edinburgh, offers her top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 19th, 2018 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Top Tip #5: Paul

Top Tip #5: PaulPaul Du Plessis, Law, University of Edinburgh, offers his top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 16th, 2018 0 likes 116 plays 0  

Top Tip #4: Anthony

Top Tip #4: Anthony Anthony Newton, Geography, University of Edinburgh, offers his top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 16th, 2018 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Top Tip #3: Christine

Top Top for Uni #3 Christine Robinson, Language Studies, offers her top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 16th, 2018 0 likes 94 plays 0  

Top Tip #2: Ross

Top Top for Uni #2 Ross Galloway, Physics, University of Edinburgh, offers his top tip...

From  Alice Smith on July 16th, 2018 0 likes 133 plays 0