Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Science & Engineering

PTAS projects from the College of Science and Engineering, categorised by the School of the lead applicant.

Biological Sciences




Every student a researcher: supporting the use of blogging as a form of student assessment

Experiential learning in communities: developing and testing a framework for evaluation

Coding club - a peer-to-peer learning environment to surmount statistics anxiety and code fear 

Developing a framework for research-led virtual field trips: Physical and social issues of the natural hazards of Ecuador

Enhancing student learning, overall experience, and the societal impact of student community projects by refining engagement and feedback tools for students

Learning glass: evaluating its use by teachers and students for enhancing learning experience.

Promoting support to succeed and progress, by evaluating student experiences that nurture an environment of inclusivity.


Exploring flexible modes of online education

Enriching recording lectures through linking and creation of rich media content

Helping students to write readable code - a peer approach using ACJ

Supporting criteria-based marking


Physics & Astronomy