Digital diarists give a glimpse into the student experience

The DIGE 2 project is now well under way. In February the core project team of Liz and Sarah was joined by three graduate students from the Department of Education: Kinga Petrovai, Laura Pinkerton and Erin Young. In contrast with … Continue reading

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DIGE 2: Revisiting the Student Digital Experience

Three years ago we carried out DIGE, the University’s first detailed study of students’ experience of digital technologies in their academic and social lives. The time has come to revisit the findings from that work, and so we will shortly … Continue reading

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Digital support for the student lifecycle from prospect to alumnus

‘From prospect to alumnus’ is one of the four themes* in Jisc’s new co-design approach to innovation (http://www.jisc.ac.uk/research/funding). A series of workshops is under way to explore, together with stakeholders from the higher education community, how to ensure a joined-up … Continue reading

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Jisc study finds that freshers have uncertain expectations of their digital experience

Jisc has recently published the preliminary findings of a study of incoming students’ expectations and experiences of digital technologies. It is certain to be of great interest to providers of systems and services, as well as to those who seek … Continue reading

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