Category: Digital


Introducing The Concept Suite

The Concept Suite is a a new innovative digitally enhanced active learning space for up to 25 students. It aims to blur the boundaries between disciplines, between formal and informal learning, and between learning and creative practice. Guiding principles for the room To encourage dispersed group teaching To provide flexible focus points To support activeRead More


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


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


Accessibility Checklist – 10 Quick Tips for Easily Accessible Content

Accessibility involves designing systems to optimise access. Being inclusive is about giving equal access and opportunities to everyone wherever possible. In education this involves reducing and overcoming the barriers that might occur in: Digital content Teaching and learning activities Assessments Accessibility is about designing out any unnecessary barriers that make it harder to engage andRead More


#Digied18 | Video-Based Learning

#Digied18 : Events for academics – by academics Following the success of the LALT Showcase: Education in a Digital Age event, the Digital Education team have started a new series of short themed events called ‘#DigiEd’. These presentations highlight examples of good practice that are happening across the University, throughout a wide range of courses, to help supportRead More


(ABC Workshop) – Developing Digital Tools to Support Level One Law Students

Dr Alexandra Bohm –  Senior Lecturer/ Digital Lead – Law – College of Social Science – Staff Profile The problem of encouraging independent learning In the level one module that I co-ordinate, tort law, we noticed that students seemed to struggle with developing the skill of self-assessment and understanding their strengths and weaknesses during the early partRead More


Digital Student Ambassador Group (DSAG)

Dr Hanya Pielichaty –  Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader/ Digital Lead – Lincoln International Business School – Staff Profile DSAG is the first student-led group of its kind across the university. Previously there had not been an organised group for students to join to assist them with the transition from studying to ‘digital’ industry. Furthermore, thereRead More