Tag Archives: Barriers to learning

Threshold Concepts: Rachel Wells

Rachel reflects on the barriers to learning challenging language and use of knowledge in the stressful profession of Midwifery. She discusses the use of Experiential Learning in a safe environment in developing student progress over Thresholds to enable Transformative learning. … Continue reading

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Visual Learning: Julia Reeve

Julia illustrates how the creative art students develop the academic writing and critical awareness through the Writing Pad blogging and the Reframing Research techniques. These methods allow a deeper engagement by the students to overcome  barriers to learning relating to … Continue reading

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Creative Technologies: Dr Sophy Smith

This is an interesting clip where Dr Smith explains how she engages students from a diverse range of disciplines to engage in transdisciplinary learning for creative technologies. She explains how she works on breaking down discipline barriers to learning different … Continue reading

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Black Perspectives and the Power of Education: Carlton Howson

Carlton outlines the power of education and the need to create safe spaces for engaging and challenging behaviours and barriers to learning. The process of learning requires interaction between the students to change perspectives and paradigms of reality. Students and … Continue reading

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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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