Enagagement

  • Video Assessments

    This post provides an overview of a 'Video Assessment' that was introduced into a new second-year unit for pharmacy students and took place in February 2017. The videos shown here are some examples that were created by students, and are...

  • 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...

  • UniDoodle

    UniDoodle: An Interactive Classroom App A couple of weeks ago, my colleague Dr. Fiona Dickinson asked for help finding an app which could be used by students to ‘draw at her’ during a lecture. In other words, to allow students...

  • 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...

  • Using Technology for Engagement and Feedback

    On 5th November I ran a session for student Academic Reps about the technology for engaging with students and finding a way to obtain comments that can be used to feedback to the Staff Student Liason Committees (SSLC). Although my presentation...