LALT Conference: Independent Learning

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.

Take a look at the video below for highlights of the day. Individual videos covering each presentation are available at the bottom of this page.

LALTCON18 Highlights

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Keynote Presentation:

Keynote by Prof. Liz Thomas 
Difference and Disparity: Understanding and Improving Students’ Perceptions and Experiences of Independent Learning in HE


Presentations by Staff & Students:

Fostering Student Independent Research by Dr Cassandre Balosso-Bardin & Joshua Holder-Browne

Student Research Project: Extra-Curricular Activity by Yasmin Samuel

Fostering Independence Through Effective Personal Tutoring by Ben Walker, Dr. Emily McIntosh, Dave Lochtie

From Blackboard Design to Education 4.0 by Chang Ge

Information Literacy: Fostering Independent Learning by Ian Snowley, Liz Mallett & Faye Cleminson

Talis Aspire: New Perspectives by Jasper Shotts

Student Learning and the Internet of Things by Dr Kamaran Fathulla

Innovative Digital Marking Methods by Dr Rob Dean

Accessibility and Inclusion with Microsoft by Alan Crawford (Business Consultant to Microsoft)


Full Conference Playlist:

Please see below for the full conference playlist:


More information about the LALT Conference can be found here: LALT Conference Project or LALT Conference Event