Lincoln Academy of Learning & Teaching Blog


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Enhancing Feedback for Students (Using Podcasts)

Prof. Matthew Hall –  Professor of Law & Criminal Justice/ Programme Leader – Lincoln Law School – Staff Profile Below is a short summary of a video case study we captured with Prof. Matthew Hall To see the full version of the video please follow this link. Summary: Professor Matt Hall deploys video podcasts as interim updatesRead More


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There’s No Place Like Home: Justice, Migration & Arts | Mansions of the Future

There’s No Place Like Home is a three-day event taking place during 24th – 26th April at Mansions of the Future in Lincoln. It will comprise of an immersive installation by award-winning photographer Hoda Afshar; an artist talk with detainee, novelist and human rights activist Behrouz Boochani; readings by professional actors from Boochani’s prize-winning memoir No Friend But the Mountains;Read More


Fostering Independence through Effective Personal Tutoring | LALTCON18

The LALT Conference (LALTCON18) was open to all staff and students on Wednesday 14th November 2018. The day hosted a range of activities aiming to showcase research on teaching practices and methods of supporting students with independent learning. Staff and student contributors from across the University of Lincoln community delivered presentations. Title: Fostering Independence throughRead More


Team-Based Learning pre-conference workshops & Threshold Concepts Conference

The RAISE Network (Researching, Advancing & Inspiring Student Engagement) has brought to our attention that The European Team-Based Learning Community (ETBLC) is delighted to offer University colleagues and RAISE members the opportunity to learn about and experience Team-Based Learning (TBL), by booking onto 1 or 2 of the pre-conference workshops they are offering during WednesdayRead More


Registration now open! CIHE Annual Conference 2019 – 10th July

CIHE (Centre for Innovation in Higher Education) are delighted to announce that registration is now open for their inaugural annual conference entitled ‘Creative Approaches to Pedagogic Research’. which will take place on Wednesday 10th July at Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge Campus). Please visit Anglia Ruskin’s online store to book your place. The keynote speakers are Prof Pauline Kneale (UniversityRead More


Research Project: Extra-Curricular Activity | LALTCON18

The LALT Conference (LALTCON18) was open to all staff and students on Wednesday 14th November 2018. The day hosted a range of activities aiming to showcase research on teaching practices and methods of supporting students with independent learning. Staff and student contributors from across the University of Lincoln community delivered presentations. Title: Student Research Project:Read More


Featured: Digital

Discussion Boards Simulating Professional Committees

Dr Ross Williams –  Senior Lecturer – School of Life Sciences – Staff Profile Below is a short summary of a video case study we captured with Dr. Ross Williams. To see the full version of the video please follow this link. Summary: Dr Ross Williams utilises a real-world example of group ethics review for potential scientificRead More


LALTCON18 | Fostering Student Independent Research

The LALT Conference (LALTCON18) was open to all staff and students on Wednesday 14th November 2018. The day hosted a range of activities aiming to showcase research on teaching practices and methods of supporting students with independent learning. Staff and student contributors from across the University of Lincoln community delivered presentations. Title: Fostering Student IndependentRead More


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Video Challenge for Year 12 Placement Students

Producing a high-quality video in the space of a week is a daunting prospect for most people, but that’s exactly the challenge we set two Year 12 students from Branston Community Academy in August this year. With support and mentoring from members of our student video team, Dylan and Kyle were tasked with creating aRead More


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Innovation for Assessment

Dr Marco Pinna – Principal Lecturer/ Programme Leader – School of Mathematics and Physics – College of Science – Staff Profile The Advanced Topics in Physics was taught for the first time in 2017/18 to final year students. The 15-credit module was run over the academic year. During a recent Institute of Physics (IoP) accreditation theRead More