Karon McBride

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Ms K McBride

Ms K McBride

Position

Learning Designer

Contact details

Email: karon [dot] mcbride [at] ed [dot] ac [dot] uk
Tel: +44 (0)131 650 6764
Location: Room 1614, JCMB

Research institute

Research group

Further information

Supporting staff in the design, delivery, implementation and evaluation of teaching and co-curricular activities within the school.

Current Projects

Analysis of past student performance in 2nd Year Dynamics and contributing to the ongoing development of this course.

Advising and assisting development of two new HPC/Data Science online masters courses planned to start in AY15/16.

Organising and supporting the School's alumni mentoring programme. Connect.Ed Alumni Sign Up

Planning and coordinating the School's programme of activities for Innovative Learning Week (ILW).

Developing and implementing a programme of careers-related events to enhance students' employability. In particular, contributing to the content and design of Group & Team workshops and ILW activities.

Contributing to the collection and analysis of survey data in support of the School's bid for Athena Swann Gold status.

Publications

SP Bates, RK Galloway, KL McBride [PDF] Student-generated content: Using PeerWise to enhance engagement and outcomes in introductory physics courses Abstract. We describe the implementation and evaluation of an online tool to support student generation of multiple choice assessment questions within two consecutive semesters of introductory physics at the University of Edinburgh.

Last updated: 25 Mar 2015 at 14:21