Category Archives: K1 – The subject matter

Work based Practice Nursing Learning and Teaching: Allison Brindley

This is an excellent evaluation of Alison’s professional development through taking the PGCert in HE at DMU. Alison has enhanced her delivery of updating the work of Practice Nurses in doctors’ surgeries. Through her participation in the PGCert in HE … Continue reading

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The art of distant reading: Gabriel Egan

This is an interesting reflection on the changes in teaching English Literacy studies. He raises the problems of teaching the evaluation of texts in the digital age. Gabriel identifies challenges to teaching and learning by suggesting the use of digital … Continue reading

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Student Engagement and Employability: Alasdair Blair

This is useful resource as Alasdair Blair clearly identifies how he successfully covers the UKPSF criteria in terms: of initiating programme changes; placing student needs at the centre of these changes; using appropriate technology as a tool; using scholarly support … Continue reading

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Student Centred Learning Styles and Simulations: Dr Alison Statham

This clip outlines an inspiring example of experiential approaches to understanding theory and practice.  The Experiential and Constructionist learning styles are student centred pedagogic methods which allow the learner to be challenged.  These approaches aim to foster reflective learning and … Continue reading

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The Webinar: Caroline Coles

The innovation, of using an ‘interactive on-line learning’ pedagogic approach to developing Postgraduate Research skills, is supported effectively by Caroline Coles in this presentation. She briefly outlines her pedagogic theory of the Bloom Taxonomy, Biggs, Kolb and Krathwold behind her … Continue reading

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Virtual Scenarios and Inquiry Based Learning: Mark Fowler

In this clip Mark Fowler explains the ‘realistic’ scenarios within the field of Forensic Science.  He underlines the effectiveness of an Inquiry Based Learning approach as an appropriate pedagogic method in this applied scientific field. He explains the benefits to … Continue reading

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Student Centred Professional Skills Development: Dr Jon Waterfield

Within the study of Pharmacy, Jon Waterfield presents his innovation of student centred learning with the interaction with ‘real life’ practitioners. In this competence based pedagogic approach there is the contextualisation of the subject content. It is ‘situated learning’ whereby … Continue reading

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Business Works: Dr Hulya Oztel

Dr Hulya Oztel explains the development of the ‘Business Works’ project, which has proved an innovative pedagogic approach in progressing employability of the Business Studies undergraduates.  The project has aided student engagement with the ‘real-life’ links with local businesses. An … Continue reading

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Widening Participation: Dr Angela O’ Sullivan

Angela O’Sullivan strongly illustrates the success of redesigning the content and delivery of a programme to allow for Widening Participation and inclusivity.  She explains that the programme changes to include ‘real life’ scenarios have allowed for a more diverse intake … Continue reading

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Virtual Learning Environment ‘HIGH STREET’: Dr Abigail Moriarty

The development of High Street as a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) to supporting the learning in applying theoretical concepts to clinical practice.

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