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Piloting the provision of iPads as a learning resource

In September HYMS welcomed the first cohort for the new MSc in Physician Associate Studies. To support the delivery of this new programme, HYMS are piloting the provision of iPads as learning resources. A large proportion of the teaching and learning activities in the Physician Associate Studies curriculum are not based at the University campus and its

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TEL Lunches

Throughout Spring, the Learning Enhancement and Support Team will be delivering a series of lunchtime workshops titled ‘TEL Lunches’. Starting in April, join us at lunchtime to explore some of the tools and technologies available at HYMS to enhance Teaching, Learning and Assessment. These sessions will be delivered during the

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Solving Problems with Technology Enhanced Learning

Yesterday the Learning Enhancement and Support Team delivered a workshop titled ‘Solving Problems with Technology Enhanced Learning’ to a number of clinicians and GPs at Scunthorpe General Hospital. The aim of the session was to provide an overview of how Technology Enhanced Learning is currently embedded within the HYMS curriculum.

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Lecture Capture and the Flipped Classroom

Here at HYMS we have been using Lecture capture for a number of year now with great success. It has become an invaluable part of our teaching methodology (certainly at undergraduate), with the geographically dispersed nature of HYMS not having lecture capture would make lecture and content delivery problematic to

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Westminster Briefing – Embedding Digital Literacies in your University

Back in February of this year the House of Lords select committee on Digital Skills published a report titled ‘Make or Break: The UK’s Digital Future. This was intended to be a call to action for the incoming government after the general election. The report essentially outlined that the UK

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