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Published:
June 2008
Author: Dr Diane Taktak

The UK Centre for Materials Education (UKCME) has produced a set of Quick Guides aimed at providing all those who are involved in Higher Education in Materials Science and Engineering with an overview of ‘hot’ educational topics.

Each guide gives a brief outline of the issue from a Materials teaching perspective, pointers to key readings and links to online resources from the Higher Education Academy (HEA), as well as advice on how the UKCME can help you.

The Quick Guide topics include:

  • 14-19 Diploma
  • Active Learning
  • Employer Engagement
  • Laboratory Classes
  • Plagiarism and Collusion
  • Sustainability
  • Teaching Students From Other Cultures
  • The National Subject Profile in Materials
  • Using Students as Peer Tutors or Assessors
  • Working with Students in Teams or Groups

You can download the guides from the following links or contact us to request a full set of guides to be sent out to you.

14-19 Diploma
(PDF Icon PDF format, 374Kb)

Active Learning
(PDF Icon PDF format, 411Kb)

Employer Engagement
(PDF Icon PDF format, 337Kb)

Laboratory Classes
(PDF Icon PDF format, 394Kb)

Plagiarism and Collusion
(PDF Icon PDF format, 433Kb)

Sustainability
(PDF Icon PDF format, 368Kb)

Teaching Students From Other Cultures
(PDF Icon PDF format, 321Kb)

The National Subject Profile in Materials
(PDF Icon PDF format, 382Kb)

Using Students as Peer Tutors or Assessors
(PDF Icon PDF format, 363Kb)

Working with Students in Teams or Groups
(PDF Icon PDF format, 347Kb)

 

  

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