Co-Design

  • Making a Maker Club

    By Keith Brown and Peter Sloan We are pleased to announce that funding from the Santander Technology Fund has now been confirmed. This blog post provides a brief overview of the project. Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm Samuel Taylor Coleridge...

  • It's official - I'm a Social Media Superstar!

    Jisc have announced their top 10 UK higher education social media superstars of 2017, and I'm honored to be included! The top ten higher education social media superstars of 2017 There’s also an announcement in Times Higher Magazine But in...

  • An Experiment with Social Media

    Introduction Study-Space is a Social Media/eFeedback type of app that I built which has been designed and coded in collaboration with students.  The idea was conceived about 18 months ago as a way to overcome some of the issues encountered...

  • Student Co-Design using Agile

    Following an invitation from Dr Steve Cazyer, Director of Studies, I was involved with a session for the MSc Innovation and Technology Management. This involved some 30 international students studying the programme unit 'Managing Product Development'. For me, it was an...

  • Student Co-Creators and Digital Skills

    A couple of years ago, I starting thinking about a Digital Skills Centre (DSC), where academics can go to get media developed, and where the work is co-created by students.  The students thereby gain digital capabilities to enhance their employability....