This is Student Innovation at Warwick, the podcast series where we explore how Warwick departments embrace innovation
Episode#1- Des Hewitt
In this episode, we talk about Virtual and Blended Learning with Dr. Des Hewitt (Head of Primary and Early Years' Teacher Education in the Centre of Teacher Education at Warwick). During the session, we discuss the role of cross-disciplinary innovations in education and we try to understand what has been covid-19’s impact on the education system this year
Centre for Teacher Education:
Episode#2- James Archbold
In this episode, we talk about Design Projects with Dr. James Archbold (Senior Teaching Fellow at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Warwick). In particular, we focus on the collaboration between the Department of Computer Science and Deutsche Bank and we try to answer the following questions: why are design projects important? And how can students benefit from these projects?
Department of Computer Science, Warwick University: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/dcs/
Module CS261-15 Software Engineering: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/dcs/teaching/modules/cs261/
Episode#3- Teresa MacKinnon
In this episode, we talk about Virtual and Blended Learning with Teresa MacKinnon and Claude Trégoat (Associate Professors at the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at Warwick), Dr. Marcin Kleban (Teacher Trainer and Lecturer at the Jagiellonian University in Poland) and Simon Ensor (English Teacher at the University of Clermont-Auvergne in France). In this episode, we try to answer the following questions: why is virtual and blended learning important? How can students benefit from open collaboration?”
Erasmus Plus Virtual Exchange: https://europa.eu/youth/erasmusvirtual/
The Language Centre: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/languagecentre/
Teresa MacKinnon: Twitter @warwicklanguage
Marcin Kleban Twitter @Makle1
Episode#4- Kate Owen
In this episode, we talk about Creative Projects with Dr. Kate Owen (Associate Clinical Professor at Warwick Medical School). These are the questions we try to address during our conversation: what’s the role of collaborative research projects in education? And what’s the role of design thinking and creativity in education?
Warwick Medical School: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/med/
Episode#5- Heather Meyer
In this episode, we talk about Non Standard Learning and Assessment Methods with Dr. Heather Meyer (Teaching Fellow at IATL). During the session, we will try to answer the following questions: what are non-standard teaching, learning and assessment methods? Why are these important for students?