Category Archives: K3 – How students learn

Distance Learning Tips: Joanne Bacon, Ian Pettit

This clip is an evaluation of the requirements of DL students. Joanne identifies how to manage the expectations of DL students from an academic point of view. She emphasises the necessity for clarity of course expectations of the students and … Continue reading

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Information Literacies and Professional Students: Ros Lishman

Ros Lishman outlines the importance of effective Information Literacies in enhancing the knowledge and skills of professional students. It is clear that effective on line resources and support for part time students who are enhancing their work skills and personal … Continue reading

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Using Wiki and Blogs: Ros Lishman

In this clip Ros Lishman explains assessment via e-portfolio development for Housing practitioners.  Descriptive and reflective writing skills progress with on-line interaction with tutors.  She emphasises the importance of the use of transferable skills and the benefits of the ability … 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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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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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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An exploration of competence-based learning and assessment within a simulated healthcare setting: Dr Jon Waterfield

Educational research on subject contextualisation and evaluation of pedagogic approaches to professional practice skills. Student evaluation of OSCE experience to determine student perception of identity as a learner.

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Increasing Art & Design students’ engagement with written assignments: Julia Reeve

The project focuses on kinaesthetic and visual learning and teaching strategies, inspired by the work of the Writing PAD network.

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