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Professor Penny Enslin,10 June 2021 - Decolonizing higher education: the university in the new age of Empire

Title: Decolonizing higher education: the university in the new age of Empire Abstract: Like all its institutions, universities in the United Kingdom are a product of Britain’s imperial and…

From  Pauline Patel on September 14th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

FutureLearn: An Introduction

A short introduction to FutureLearn which we will use to identify courses we might want to take as part of the Foundations for All programme running in Uganda in 2021

From  Michael Gallagher on September 4th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Professor Boaventura Santos, 4 March 2021: The Epistemologies of the South and the Future of the University

Title: The Epistemologies of the South and the Future of the University

From  Pauline Patel on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

OER Africa Introduction

An introduction to OER Africa for the Foundations for All programme running in Kampala and Kiryandongo, Uganda in 2021.

From  Michael Gallagher on August 22nd, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

(UG and PG) How-to boost your international experience

The University of Edinburgh is well known for its multicultural and international student and staff body. There are many ways in which you can make the most of this and gain a global experience,…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 27th, 2021 1 likes 450 plays 0  

My Experience as an Online Student | Student Vlog | The University of Edinburgh

Mopelola is studying our Master of Public Health (part-time) from her home country of Nigeria. Watch her vlog and find out more about her experience of studying online at The University of Edinburgh.…

From  Laura Garcia Morillo on July 26th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

LTC 2021 - Day 1 Kerri-Lee Krause Keynote presentation

Day 1 Keynote presentation from Professor Kerri-Lee Krause at the Learning & Teaching Conference 2021

From  Catherine Bovill on July 8th, 2021 0 likes 40 plays 0  

#DDIdiscussions | Data-driven innovation in AI

Our #DDIdiscussions from May 19th discussed the role of Scottish Universities in the development of AI. Scotland's recently released AI strategy, the exciting development of the National…

From  Stephanie Peebles on May 20th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Dr Dominic Griffiths, 22 April 2021: The whitest guy in the room: thoughts on decolonisation and paideia

Title: The whitest guy in the room: thoughts on decolonisation and paideia Abstract: In this talk I will reflect on decolonisation, particularly in terms of curriculum, as a transformative,…

From  Pauline Patel on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

HoDoMS 2021: Tony Hill and Lindsay Walsh

Subtitles will be added soon. Diversity in STEM and Levelling Up: Maths Lindsay Walsh and Tony Hill

From  Liam Holligan on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Introduction to Learning about Curriculum Transformation from Institutions Internationally

A video introduction to a paper for the Curriculum Transformation Hub

From  Velda McCune on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Making Blended Education Work Trailer

Our free short online course Making Blended Education Work explores challenges and advance blended learning practices in higher education. You'll gain an understanding of the critical dimensions…

From  Laurie Bowman on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Library Bitesize : Finding Theses

Learn about · How to find out about theses and dissertations written on your topic · How to view theses online, and in print

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Dr Foluke Adebisi, 21 January 2021: ‘Rhodes must fall’ or ‘Rhodes must read Fanon'? Thoughts on decolonising curricula in UK HE.

Title: ‘Rhodes must fall’ or ‘Rhodes must read Fanon'? Thoughts on decolonising curricula in UK HE.AbstractDecolonisation is often perceived as a means to uncover erased or…

From  Pauline Patel on February 25th, 2021 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Who Are the Key Players?

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From  Calum Macphail on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

24th Nov: Enabling Academia: making UK HEIs more accessible

Enabling Academia: making UK HEIs more accessible Dr Jen Remnant, Disability Inclusive Science Careers, Heriot Watt University jen.remnant@hw.ac.uk Vignettes used in the training session that were…

From  Katie Nicoll Baines on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0