For me, the most significant experience was how the module induced feelings of cooperation, with amazing support and words of encouragement from peers when making presentations, respect from others for differing opinions, and amiable responses that introduced conflicting evidence. All in all, this module has been amazing, empowering, engaging, motivational… obviously highly EDUCATIONAL… and so… Read More

For me the most significant experience was how the module induced feelings of cooperation, with amazing support and words of encouragement off peers when performing presentations, respect from others for differing opinions and amiable responses that introduced conflicting evidence. All in all, this module has been amazing, empowering, engaging, motivational… obviously highly EDUCATIONAL… and so… Read More

If I had to sum up this module in a single word, it would most likely be refreshing; this module has rejuvenated a part of education that I had long since forgotten, a desire to expand my knowledge for my own benefit, not just learning for the benefit of high grades. It’s quite clear to… Read More

Traditional teaching environments – all of us sitting in lecture theatres, facing forward in silence, listening to the ‘expert’. What have we learned in these environments? What Educators Think: We have gathered a vast knowledge and understanding of the topic. We are prepared for the upcoming exam. The Reality:   We have updated our facebook statuses.… Read More

Before beginning the (MA) degree I expected nothing more than long tedious lectures consisting of note taking and doodles, how wrong I was? Never in my four years of undergraduate study have I experienced learning in such an effective way, and dare I say it – fun! I’ve learned more in this module that has… Read More

Over the past 3 years, we have been exposed to ‘traditional’ teaching environments – all of us sitting in lecture theatres, facing forward in silence, listening to the ‘expert’. What have we learnt in these environments? What Educators Think: We have gathered a vast knowledge and understanding of the topic. We are prepared for the… Read More

Jesse Martin is awesome! Oh captain, my captain! (always wanted to say that)