Lincoln Academy of Learning & Teaching Blog


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


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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


Fostering Student Independent Research | 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 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


Gaining National Teaching Recognition – Applications open

Are you interested in gaining national teaching recognition? Advance Higher Education (Higher Education Academy) is currently inviting Universities to nominate staff for the prestigious National Teaching Fellowship Award and recognise outstanding individual contributions to teaching excellence and student outcomes in Higher Education and also those achieved by teaching partnerships through a Collaborative Award for TeachingRead More


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Student-Created Information Videos on Infection Control

Dr Clare Miller –  Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader – School of Life Sciences – Staff Profile Below is a short summary of a video case study we captured with Dr Clare Miller. To see the full version of the video please follow this link. Summary: Dr Clare Miller engages students with public health topics, challenging their communicationRead More


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LHERI Impact Research Journal: Student as Digital Producer

Hanya Pielichaty – Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader – Department of Marketing and Tourism – Lincoln International Business School – Staff Profile This series of blogs aims to highlight elements of good practice or research from across the University. Below is an abstract of the main document, the full version of which can be found here.Read More


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Video Feedback on Student Performance

Dr Robert Dean –  Principal Lecturer/ Programme Leader – School of Fine & Performing Arts – Staff Profile Below is a short summary of a video case study we captured with Dr. Rob Dean. Summary: When putting on practical/dramatic performance, the work that the students’ produce is quite detailed. Reflecting this inside of written feedback canRead More