Category: Education

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The University of Derby was ranked in the top 100 institutions in Europe for teaching excellence in the Times Higher Education Europe Teaching Rankings 2018.

Dr Ruth Mieschbuehler of the University of Derby shares her thoughts on why an undergraduate degree in Education Studies could be the perfect preparation for teaching or any other career in education.

Stuart Archer, Researcher Developer at University of Derby, explains what the Research Excellence Framework (REF) is and the importance of universities taking part.

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Jenny Hallam, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Derby, looks at the benefits of nature in tackling childhood obesity and other issues

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Professor Judith Lamie, Pro Vice-Chancellor - External Affairs at the University of Derby, discusses the value of international students.

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Paula Shaw, Academic Manager at University of Derby Online Learning, explores how a 'virtual campus' can provide a rich student learning experience.

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Sharon Bell, Head of Discipline: Education, Childhood and Inclusion, discusses the new level of recognition introduced for Early Childhood Studies degrees.

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Are modern universities at risk of becoming 'McDonaldized'? Dennis Hayes, Professor of Education at the University of Derby, discusses the implications.

With the release of the National Student Survey results, Professor Malcolm Todd, Provost (Academic) at the University of Derby, discusses student feedback.

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Cecilia Terral explains where her postgraduate degree has taken her and how it will help her to take on the world of business.