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Unlocking Talent: Projecting Learning

Unlocking Talent is using XPRIZE winning apps by onebillion implemented by VSO in innovative ways to raise attainment in literacy and maths, underpinned by scientific research from University of…

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onebillion app

Software developed to help children around the world to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic – and backed by academics at The University of Nottingham – is joint winner of a…

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#WeAreUoN Ark's story

Ark is relatively new in his role as a Senior Mobile Developer but he’s already making waves with his work on the MyNottingham app. His enthusiasm and openness to feedback from students and…

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Smart sensor bandage for chronic wounds

University of Nottingham researchers have secured a major grant to develop a smart wound dressing embedded with optical fibre sensors to assess whether affected tissue is healing well or is infected.…

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A Vote for Kahoot

Venerable classroom classic Kahoot revieves a vote of confidence from Louise Thomson. It's web based system for users to log in via their mobile devices and participate in multiple choice quizes…

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Why Publish Learning Content on YouTube?

If going to all the trouble to create learning video content, then can it be exploited beyond the curricumlum? The answer is certainly yes, the question is about when this is of benefit and when of…

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Practicalities of Peer Assessment

Maria Toledo-Rodriguez gives a first hand account of implementing peer assessment. Initially this was done manually, sending documents back and forth, but a conversation with Learning Technologies…

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Helping Students Benefit from Feedback

Caroline Anderson was keen to capitalise on feedback as an aspect teaching, so she examined the feedback process within a specific module and identified personalisation, reflection, and…

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Why Study Theology at Nottingham with Frances Knight

Professor Frances Knight introduces the two distance learning MA programmes run by the department: the MA in Church History; and the MA in Systematic and Philosophical Theology. All details in this…

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Xerte Conference 2018

The Xerte Project provides a full suite of open source tools for elearning developers and content authors producing interactive learning materials. The 2018 conference was held at The University of…

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MSc ABT Course

MSc Applied Biomolecular Technology Course

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Sharing Visual Material In Class With Tablets

Richard Payne noticed some older departmental iPads not in use, but waste not want not - he realised he could make use them to share diagrams and other images with his veterinary students during…

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Mnemonics

When students discovered Professor Richard Payne's use of mnemonics, he discovered that students found this fun and beneficial.

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TTP Blog: Creating a Distance Learning Course

Diane Bowskill and Alison Mostyn were presented with the challenge of converting a campus based course for a cohort of remote learners.

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Teaching and Learning Conference 2018

Views and reflections from a range of conference delegates, focusing on their experiences and the increasing importance of digital learning in Higher Education. More sessions:…

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology student - Nader

Nader from Lebanon talks about studying the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/art

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology student - Titilayo

Titilayo from Nigeria talks about studying the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/art

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology student - Siddiqa

Siddiqa from Sudan talks about studying the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course at the University of Nottingham. Find out more about the course: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/art

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology student - Emmanuel

Emmanuel from Nigeria talks about studying the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/art

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Alumnus - MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology, Pranay Ghosh

Dr Pranay Ghosh, a graduate of the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology (ART) course, talks about his experience of studying at the University of Nottingham. He graduated with Distinction at…

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MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology course overview

Overview and highlights of the MMedSci Assisted Reproduction Technology (ART) course given by Dr Walid Maalouf, course director, and some of our international students. Find out more about the…

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Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - working on a research project for Romax Technology

Carlos Bianco, Head of Commercial Operations, talks about the research project that he set our students as part of the Nottingham Consultancy Challenge. He explains what they are going to do with the…

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Securing the low carbon bio-economy of the future

Today, many products are manufactured from fossil fuels using energy-intensive petrochemical technologies. We will spearhead the transformation of energy-intensive economies into low carbon…

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Slavery and Liberation MA

There are more slaves alive today than at any point in history. Around the world, nearly 46 million people are forced to work against their will for no pay. Our MA Slavery and Liberation offers you…

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Shaping the future of education

The BA Education combines the academic study of educational systems and practices with an emphasis on career development for an extensive, diverse and exciting field. For more information…

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Approaches to Grouping Students in Class

Charles Crook shares his thoughts about grouping students, including some of his issues, solutions, and tools.

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MSc Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicine

A short video for the MSc Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicine. This pioneering course aims to maximise the employability of students. Our track record shows 90% of graduates secure stem…

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Flipped Learning in Midwifery

Jacqui Willams talks over the approach taken to flipped learning within midwifery.

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Personalised Learning with QR Codes

John Turner talks about and demonstrates his approach to differentiation within engineering lectures, a unique approach using hand outs with QR codes.

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Gamification Teaching & Learning Seminar: Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016

Gamification and Ludology Teaching & Learning Seminar Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016 E-learning community

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Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course

Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

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An Introduction to the Library for Post-graduate Researchers

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) the importance of the library in…

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An Introduction to the Library for Distance Learners

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how the library can help those who are…

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An Introduction to the Library for Undergraduate Students

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor. Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how Undergraduates can make the best use of…

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Brains Behind the Wheel - could virtual reality teach us to avoid real life accidents

Using their state-of-the-art simulation facility in the School of Psychology scientists at The University of Nottingham are exploring the use of car driving simulators as tools for training and…

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Smart bar for all your IT needs

Got an IT problem? Why not drop into the Smart Bar. Staff from Information Services and Student IT tutors are on hand to offer help and advice in all things IT. Whether you need help with anything…

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DL Courses Welcome

English Distance Learning - Welcome Video

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Vlog: Technology

Our vlogger Shane gives his tips about what tech to bring with you to University See more from Shane https://www.youtube.com/user/shanevslife

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Student experiences of studying for the MA in Digital Technologies for Language Teaching

We asked our students to share their thoughts about their experience of studying for the Master of Arts in Digital Technologies for Language Teaching. Our students talked about several issues…

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DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

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Eleanor Hadley Kershaw, PhD Science and Technology Studies.mov

Eleanor Hadley-Kershaw talks about her PhD in Science and Technology Studies and her experiences of studying at Nottingham.

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Welcome second year students to UNNC

Dean of Social Sciences at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, Prof Stephen Morgan, welcomes second year students from the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, University of Nottingham…

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PhD Programme

Student Gareth Shaw shares his experience of studying for a PhD at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, The University of Nottingham.

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MSci Contemporary Chinese Studies

Student John Bryne-Nash shares his experience of studying the MSci Contemporary Chinese Studies at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, The University of Nottingham

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Introductory video to the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at The University of Nottingham

This is an introductory video to the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at The University of Nottingham , covering the School’s teaching and research activities, student life and learning…

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Module - "EU-China: trade, aid and public diplomacy in the 21st century"

Module Convenor Dr Andreas Fulda, talks about the module ‘EU-China: trade, aid and public diplomacy in the 21st century’, which is a new module being offered in 2013/2014 at the School…

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Raising the profile of technicians - HE’s ‘unsung heroes’

Often seen as the ‘unsung heroes’ of Higher Education it is recognised that without technicians, institutions like The University of Nottingham would not be able to function. Work by the…

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How to Read Your Boss Course Promo

Have you ever wondered how to actually talk to your boss? Having trouble getting your message across in meetings? How to Read your Boss can help. Led by Dr Louise Mullany from the School of English…

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Nottingham will fly high at Farnborough

The Institute for Aerospace Technology (IAT) -- an internationally leading centre for aerospace research at the University -- is exhibiting at the Farnborough International Airshow, where it is…

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Structuring and facilitating conversations online

Workshop by Sarah Speight and Helen Whitehead for Students in Conversation (Tuesday 29th April 2014) At Nottingham online learning has become part of our core provision. We offer increasing numbers…

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Nursing Fields - Learning Disabilities

Andy Orchiston speaks about learning disabilities field

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MSc Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance Learning) - Tim Rickard

Tim talks about the flexibility his course offers, and how it has influenced his professional practice. For more information about the course, please see the Postgraduate Prospectus.

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Melanie Whitmore - MSc Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance Learning)

Melanie explains why the Workplace Health and Wellbeing course was right for her. For more information about the course, please see the Postgraduate Prospectus.

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Digital Technologies for Language Teaching (Distance Learning) MA

Dr Cecilia Goria answers your questions about the Digital Technologies for Language Teaching degree.

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Allan Khaw - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Allan Khaw, talks about his experiences studying Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Tracey Norkjaer - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Tracey Norkjaer, talks about her experiences studying computer science in the School of Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Marissa Aliah Binti Zainal - Plant Biotechnology

Biosciences student, Marissa Binti Aliah Zainal, talks about studying for an undergraduate degree in plant biotechnology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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directors comments 10-13.mp4

Ana Pellicer-Sanchez, the Director of Distance Learning, speaks about the Distance Learning survey results.

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Inspect-a-Gadget - Waste not, Want not!

Gerald Busca explains how his gadget can transform biomass waste products from useless to useful. The team at the Environmental Technology Centre (ETC) work with small to medium scale companies to…

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The Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Centre

A closer look at some of the research taking place at the Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Centre at the University of Nottingham. Read more about the work of the NNNC on our…

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Horizon - Shaping the Future through Ubiquitous Technology

The Horizon project looks to the future, exploring the line between privacy and security through data collection and appropriate usage of personal information. Find out more about the Horizon…

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How Ethical are Biofuels?

Researchers at the University of Nottingham explain how their work on Bio-fuel and it's social impact is a pioneering project in the UK. Assuring sustainable biofuels at the University of…

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Inspect-a-Gadget - Measuring where no measurer has gone before!

Cris explains how the Environmental Technology Centre can help businesses measure temperature in those hard to reach places, to determine what course of action is needed to make the heating systems…

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Inspect-a-Gadget - The lighter side of life!

Laura explains why the right type of light is so important to us in terms of health and from a business perspective.

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Inspect-a-Gadget - It's just a phase or three!

Gerald Busca explains how the Environmental Technology Centre can help businesses save energy and money by monitoring and analysing their electricity usage.

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Dr George Rice - Manager, Technology Demonstrator

George talks about the results of research at the University of Nottingham. Video by Debs Storey http://www.linkedin.com/in/debsstorey

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Scholarships and Bursaries

A university education and an enriching student experience should not be limited by financial constraints. Will you help support the aspirations of the brightest and best students? More…

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Our experts make it rain inside Nottingham Contemporary!

It's not every day our experts are asked to make it rain inside an art gallery...but for an installation by Klaus Weber at Nottingham Contemporary the team at the Environmental Technology Centre…

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Inspect-a-Gadget - Gun-a Plug that Hole

John Hemingbrough shows us how his gadget can save companies a huge amount of wastage. The team at the Environmental Technology Centre (ETC) work with small to medium scale companies to find…

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Dr Yan Wang talks about her research into Orthoses

The proposed technology is to replace dedicated moulds with a reconfigurable array of pins capable of producing a large variety of moulds. By utilizing reconfigurable screw-pins to control the shape…

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