Search for tag: "practical skills teaching"

#WeAreUoN Gaby's story

Dr Gaby Neher is an inspiring educator, mentor and researcher. With specialist expertise in the Renaissance period of art history, Gaby's always looking for new and interesting ways to engage…

From  Debs Storey 3 Months ago 0 likes 14 views 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - evidence for employers (2/3)

In this second video in the three-part series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser explores how to generate the detailed evidence employers expect to see in an application. She talks about…

From  Jackie Thompson 4 Months ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - assessing your skills and behaviours (3/3)

In this third video in the series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, focuses on assessing your skills, behaviours and experiences realistically. There are challenges involved in doing this as not…

From  Jackie Thompson 4 Months ago 0 likes 7 views 0  

Celebrating our technical talent

Our technical colleagues at the University of Nottingham are vital to the success of our institution, bringing skills and expertise that are essential to delivering research and teaching on an…

From  Digital Communications 6 Months ago 0 likes 280 views 0  

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…

From  Joe Bell 8 Months ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

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…

From  Joe Bell 10 Months ago 0 likes 7 views 0  

Providing a Blueprint for the Art of Essay Writing

Relished by some and dreaded by others, essay writing is a ubiquitous assessment method that has ceded ground to other forms of assessment in the digital age, but that remains a foundational pillar…

From  Joe Bell 10 Months ago 0 likes 7 views 0  

Physical Models with Plasticine

Using humble plasticine, Richard Payne conveys the physicality of internal body organs to his students in a quick, low cost, and insightful manner.

From  Joe Bell A year ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

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:…

From  Joe Bell A year ago 0 likes 99 views 0  

Independent Project Module

In this video Lynn Fotheringham, Lecturer in Classics, speaks about the Independent Second Year Project, a module for second-year students in the Department of Classics, which has been a flag-ship…

From  Joe Bell A year ago 0 likes 54 views 0  

A look back at the Nottingham Advantage Award 2016-17

Through the Nottingham Advantage Awards our students develop their employability skills through the completion of three extracurricular modules. There are 300 modules to choose from and it's…

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 350 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 3,859 views 0  

Recording Realtime Feedback for Students

Charles Crook opines on video feedback for assessment, his methods, and the pros / cons.

From  Joe Bell 2 Years ago 0 likes 39 views 0  

Approaches to Grouping Students in Class

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

From  Joe Bell 2 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Flipped Learning in Midwifery

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

From  Joe Bell 2 Years ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

Dr Tamela Maciel, a PhD graduate, talks about her role in science communication.

Tamela, Space Communications Manager at the National Space Centre, talks about her role and gives advice on the skills and experience that are helpful if you want a career in science communication.

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 99 views 0  

Hypocalcaemia in cattle: intravenous (IV) injection practical

Learn how to use a flutter valve and inject a cow with milk fever intravenously (IV) using a simulation model. Produced by: Herd Health Group at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS),…

From  Wendela Wapenaar 2 Years ago 0 likes 76 views 0  

Farm vet skills training at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science; Year 1, Wk2, Oct 2016

Learn how we train our students in their practical skills right from the start of the course. This week we teach how to use a flutter valve and inject a cow with milk fever intravenously (IV) using a…

From  Wendela Wapenaar 2 Years ago 0 likes 54 views 0  

Gamification Teaching & Learning Seminar: Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016

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

From  Helen Whitehead 3 Years ago 0 likes 20 views 0  

Inside view - hear from our School Direct Primary trainees

Four of our School Direct Primary trainees talk to us about their experiences of the course. The course combines hands-on teaching in primary schools with support and theory practice here at the…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 366 views 0  

Theologians in Conversation; What do you enjoy about teaching theology?

Dr Alison Milbank and Professor Tom O'Loughlin talk with Joe Scales, an undergraduate student in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, about the enjoyment they get from teaching…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 8 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 421 views 0  

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…

From  Hua Geddes 4 Years ago 0 likes 92 views 0  

PhD Programme

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

From  Hua Geddes 4 Years ago 0 likes 97 views 0  

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

From  Hua Geddes 4 Years ago 0 likes 146 views 0  

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…

From  Hua Geddes 4 Years ago 0 likes 356 views 0  

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…

From  Hua Geddes 4 Years ago 0 likes 89 views 0  

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…

From  Lindsay Brooke 4 Years ago 0 likes 633 views 0  

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…

From  Helen Whitehead 5 Years ago 0 likes 26 views 0  

Comparing teaching in the UK to teaching abroad

A video about comparing teaching in the UK to teaching abroad.

From  Digital Communications 5 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Yekaterina Talimanchu - MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Postgraduate student, Yekaterina Talimanchu, talks about studying her masters degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

From  brznc3 5 Years ago 0 likes 20 views 0  

Embedding Study Skills into the International Media and Communications Degree

Dr Eva Giraud of the Department of Culture, Film and Media, explains how a new module has been designed to help students to develop their research and essay-writing abilities in preparation for their…

From  brzlh 5 Years ago 0 likes 258 views 0  

Developing Independent Thinking through Student-Lead Activities

Dr Nick Thomas describes how giving students the responsibility to lead seminars helps them to develop important academic and transferrable skills.

From  brzlh 5 Years ago 0 likes 41 views 0  

Study What You Love - Andy Souter (Archaeology Alumnus)

Andy talks about his experiences of studying Archaeology and how studying an Arts degree can benefit students in their future career. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 19 views 0  

Study What You Love - Arts Courses

Employers talk about the skills Arts students can gain from studying a subject that they love and how these can benefit them in the future. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 436 views 0  

Study What You Love - Judith Bannerman (Archaeology Alumna)

Judith talks about the variety of skills she developed whilst studying Archaeology and the diverse range of opportunities these gave her after she graduated. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 11 views 0  

Alex Danchev - Politics Professor

Professor Danchev talks about the experience of studying at Nottingham and the opportunities that it presents. Video by Debs Storey http://www.linkedin.com/in/debsstorey

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 33 views 0  

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…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 140 views 0