Category: Student Engagement

#LALTCHAT – ARCHIVE – 03/05/18

Date: 03/05/2018 Time: 7PM- 8PM Academic: Olivia Kelly – Associate Lecturer at the Open University  – Profile Theme: Students using Social Media for Academic Debate Questions: Q1. Can Social Media be used by students for effective academic debate? Q2. What are the advantages for students of being involved in an academic debate on Social Media? Q3. How can educators encourageRead 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

Embracing OneNote through Curriculum design – Police Studies Students as co-producers

By Katie Strudwick – Lecturer – School of Social and Political Science – Staff Profile When embarking on the journey of developing new modules in curricula design, as co-ordinators we often face a number of pedagogical questions or ‘dilemmas’. This is my journey as coordinator of a level three optional module Police Studies (within theRead More

Using Microsoft Forms to Map a Learning Journey

By Dr. Paula O’Brien (Senior Lecturer – LIBS) – Staff Profile & Christopher Wardle-Cousins (E-learning developer, LIBS) – Staff Profile As part of Office 365, Microsoft has developed Forms, and online tool for creating and sharing forms, surveys, and questionnaires quickly and easily. All you need to do is login to your University provided Office 365 account (, andRead More