Archive for the ‘Learning and teaching’ Category

Sensors and cameras - launching a high altitude balloon

Read the latest blog Mechanical Engineering undergraduate Jacob Smith, on his quest to launch a camera into space

Survey season 2017/18 finishes 30 April

This is your final chance to encourage feedback from your students on their academic experience

Education Award winners 2018

Staff and students gathered for The SU Bath and University of Bath Education Awards Evening 2018

Killer cars and rebellious robots

Dr Ben Metcalfe, Lecturer in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, writes about the future of robotics and why we are launching new courses in this area

Academy of Social Sciences recognition for Professors

Alma Harris and Nick Pearce have been named Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences

Autism MOOC launches in Mandarin

In the run-up to World Autism Awareness Day (2 April) our Centre for Applied Autism Research is launching its new autism MOOC with partners in China

The Basil Spence competition continues to make an impact

A video has been released about the annual Basil Spence Competition, where architecture and civil engineering students combine

Talking with users of low cost medical diagnostic tools

Dr Pedro Estrela blogs about a trip to South Africa where he talked with patients nurses and doctors in low resource areas about medical diagnosis

Language students' PAL sessions

How Peer Assisted Learning is helping our students to develop their language skills and intercultural awareness

Team Bath Drones set to defend title

Last year’s Institution of Mechanical Engineers’ Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Challenge saw Team Bath Drones take the title

Have you made changes following student feedback?

The Bath Architecture Annual 2017

Students describe their research in a limerick

Doctoral students at the University of Bath have been challenged to use their rhyming skills to describe their PhD research on social media

Inspirational teachers celebrated

Four teachers have been recognised for going above and beyond to prepare their students for HE

Materials research society conference in Boston

Update enables transfer of grades from Moodle to SAMIS

The new Moodle plugin, to be rolled out on 1 March, is designed to facilitate the automatic transfer of grades from Moodle assignments into SAMIS

Celebrating scholars’ success

Scholars joined donors and staff at our annual Scholarship Reception

Launching a camera to the edge of space: an intro

Jacob Smith, a Mechanical Engineering student on placement at Airbus, posts on using a high altitude balloon

£3m research training boost for doctoral students

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) announces funding to support doctoral provision at the University

Bath Scheme Fellows awarded in December 2017