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My Favourite Module: Communicating the Past

Professor Helen Lovatt discusses her favourite module - second year 'Communicating the Past' where students create projects on a subject of their choice. Helen also gives an example of one…

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Why Study Eschatology with Michael Burdett

Why are Christians interested in the End of the World once again? Michael Burdett argues that the rise in interest in eschatology is linked to our current concern with the future – forced on us…

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Vlog: Making the most of online learning at uni in 2020

A lot of teaching has moved online because of the coronavirus pandemic. Lucy shares some tips for what to expect from online learning and how to make the most of online learning at university.…

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What are the benefits of online learning?

A lot of our teaching will be conducted online when term starts again in September. Our students share their experiences of the benefits they've found of learning in this way. You can read…

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MLAC2074 19th Century French Narrative

This module will introduce you to the literature and thought of what is sometimes referred to as 'the long nineteenth century'. You will study works by Balzac, Sand and Proust, three…

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Applied English at the University of Nottingham

Customise your degree by studying our online Applied English course, which allows you to combine a broad range of subjects from English language and literature, or specialise in a chosen area. Find…

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Research Methods and Resources

Professor Frances Knight introduces the Research Methods and Resources module which is intended to support MA students with some basic skills of research and scholarship. The image n the video…

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Teaching and Learning Observation College (2020 Promo)

The Teaching and Learning Observation College (TLOC) is committed to supporting and developing excellence in teaching practice and the on-going professional development of all University of…

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MSc Machine Learning in Science | Course overview

Discover MSc Machine Learning in Science, a new masters from the School of Physics and Astronomy, School of Computer Science and School of Mathematical Sciences.

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Teaching and Learning Conference 2019 Highlights

The 2019 Teaching and Learning conference, aimed at staff and PGR students, invites participants to engage in critical debate and discussion around the important theme of Universal Design: meeting…

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Sarah Speight, T and L Conference 2019

Sarah Speight gives an introduction to the 2019 Teaching and Learning Conference.

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Sarah O'Hara, T and L Conference 2019

Sarah O'Hara gives an introduction to the 2019 Teaching and Learning Conference.

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Mark Haselgrove, T and L Conference 2019

Mark Haselgrove talks about distributed learning.

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Kirstie Coolin, T and L Conference 2019

Kirstie Coolin talks about student evaluation and flipped learning.

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Emma Whitt, T and L Conference 2019

Emma Whitt talks about learning environment.

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Glyn Lawson, T and L Conference 2019

Glyn Lawson talks about digital learning and virtual machines.

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Helen Whitehead, T and L Conference 2019

Helen Whitehead talks about engaging students, learning journals, and blogs.

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Unlocking Talent: Projecting Learning

Unlocking Talent is using XPRIZE winning apps by onebillion implemented by VSO in innovative ways to raise attainment in literacy and maths, underpinned by scientific research from University of…

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onebillion app

Software developed to help children around the world to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic – and backed by academics at The University of Nottingham – is joint winner of a…

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Open Days Placements Video - Faculty of Social Sciences

6 minute video. Faculty Placements Manager Stephen Vaccarini and recent placements intern Sarah Lazar talk about the School's placements and internships offer.

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#UoNFreshers - Getting started academically

We can help you prepare to start your studies, Watch the video to find out more about the guidance available. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome

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A Vote for Kahoot

Venerable classroom classic Kahoot revieves a vote of confidence from Louise Thomson. It's web based system for users to log in via their mobile devices and participate in multiple choice quizes…

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Why Publish Learning Content on YouTube?

If going to all the trouble to create learning video content, then can it be exploited beyond the curricumlum? The answer is certainly yes, the question is about when this is of benefit and when of…

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Practicalities of Peer Assessment

Maria Toledo-Rodriguez gives a first hand account of implementing peer assessment. Initially this was done manually, sending documents back and forth, but a conversation with Learning Technologies…

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Helping Students Benefit from Feedback

Caroline Anderson was keen to capitalise on feedback as an aspect teaching, so she examined the feedback process within a specific module and identified personalisation, reflection, and…

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Why Study Theology at Nottingham with Frances Knight

Professor Frances Knight introduces the two distance learning MA programmes run by the department: the MA in Church History; and the MA in Systematic and Philosophical Theology. All details in this…

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Xerte Conference 2018

The Xerte Project provides a full suite of open source tools for elearning developers and content authors producing interactive learning materials. The 2018 conference was held at The University of…

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TTP Blog: Creating a Distance Learning Course

Diane Bowskill and Alison Mostyn were presented with the challenge of converting a campus based course for a cohort of remote learners.

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Teaching and Learning Conference 2018

Views and reflections from a range of conference delegates, focusing on their experiences and the increasing importance of digital learning in Higher Education. More sessions:…

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Women at Nottingham: Pressing for Progress

Georgina Wilding, UNESCO Young Poet Laureate 2017/18 and Nottingham Alumna, is presented with her portrait as part of the 'Women at Nottingham: Pressing for Progress' exhibition. …

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Slavery and Liberation MA

There are more slaves alive today than at any point in history. Around the world, nearly 46 million people are forced to work against their will for no pay. Our MA Slavery and Liberation offers you…

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Approaches to Grouping Students in Class

Charles Crook shares his thoughts about grouping students, including some of his issues, solutions, and tools.

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Personalised Learning with QR Codes

John Turner talks about and demonstrates his approach to differentiation within engineering lectures, a unique approach using hand outs with QR codes.

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University of Nottingham BSA Science Media Fellows 2016

The University of Nottingham sponsored three British Science Association Media Fellows in 2016. They were placed with The Times, the FT and BBC Science. Find out how they got on.

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Gamification Teaching & Learning Seminar: Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016

Gamification and Ludology Teaching & Learning Seminar Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016 E-learning community

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Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course

Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

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An Introduction to the Library for Post-graduate Researchers

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) the importance of the library in…

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An Introduction to the Library for Distance Learners

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how the library can help those who are…

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An Introduction to the Library for Undergraduate Students

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor. Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how Undergraduates can make the best use of…

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Brains Behind the Wheel - could virtual reality teach us to avoid real life accidents

Using their state-of-the-art simulation facility in the School of Psychology scientists at The University of Nottingham are exploring the use of car driving simulators as tools for training and…

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DL Courses Welcome

English Distance Learning - Welcome Video

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DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

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Continuing Professional Development Services

The benefits of Continuing Professional Development Services.

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Module- China in the International Business Environment

Module Convenor Dr Jinmin Wang talks about the module- "China in the International Business Environment"

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Module- "East Asian Business in the Twentieth Century"

Module Convenor Professor Niv Horesh talks about the module " East Asian Business in the Twentieth Century".

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Welcome second year students to UNNC

Dean of Social Sciences at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, Prof Stephen Morgan, welcomes second year students from the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, University of Nottingham…

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PhD Programme

Student Gareth Shaw shares his experience of studying for a PhD at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, The University of Nottingham.

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MSci Contemporary Chinese Studies

Student John Bryne-Nash shares his experience of studying the MSci Contemporary Chinese Studies at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, The University of Nottingham

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Introductory video to the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at The University of Nottingham

This is an introductory video to the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at The University of Nottingham , covering the School’s teaching and research activities, student life and learning…

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Module - "EU-China: trade, aid and public diplomacy in the 21st century"

Module Convenor Dr Andreas Fulda, talks about the module ‘EU-China: trade, aid and public diplomacy in the 21st century’, which is a new module being offered in 2013/2014 at the School…

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Raising the profile of technicians - HE’s ‘unsung heroes’

Often seen as the ‘unsung heroes’ of Higher Education it is recognised that without technicians, institutions like The University of Nottingham would not be able to function. Work by the…

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How to Read Your Boss Course Promo

Have you ever wondered how to actually talk to your boss? Having trouble getting your message across in meetings? How to Read your Boss can help. Led by Dr Louise Mullany from the School of English…

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Teaching and Learning Conference April 2014 Structuring and facilitating conversations online

Workshop by Sarah Speight and Helen Whitehead for Students in Conversation (Tuesday 29th April 2014) At Nottingham online learning has become part of our core provision. We offer increasing numbers…

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Nursing Fields - Learning Disabilities

Andy Orchiston speaks about learning disabilities field

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MSc Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance Learning) - Tim Rickard

Tim talks about the flexibility his course offers, and how it has influenced his professional practice. For more information about the course, please see the Postgraduate Prospectus.

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Melanie Whitmore - MSc Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance Learning)

Melanie explains why the Workplace Health and Wellbeing course was right for her. For more information about the course, please see the Postgraduate Prospectus.

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Digital Technologies for Language Teaching (Distance Learning) MA

Dr Cecilia Goria answers your questions about the Digital Technologies for Language Teaching degree.

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directors comments 10-13.mp4

Ana Pellicer-Sanchez, the Director of Distance Learning, speaks about the Distance Learning survey results.

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Scholarships and Bursaries

A university education and an enriching student experience should not be limited by financial constraints. Will you help support the aspirations of the brightest and best students? More…

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