Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

October 2019

PTAS projects details and abstracts from the October 2019 round.

Do you really belong? Understanding the BAME attainment gap at Edinburgh University

Do you really belong? Understanding the BAME attainment gap at Edinburgh University.

Establishing the Dick Vet Immersive Simulation Environment (DiVISE)

Establishing the Dick Vet Immersive Simulation Environment (DiVISE)

Conversations, community and collegiality: Exploring the effect of blogging on teaching and learning practice

Conversations, community and collegiality: Exploring the effect of blogging on teaching and learning practice.

Evaluation of the innovative, interdisciplinary, experiential learning opportunities EPSRC Our Health offer

Evaluation of the innovative, interdisciplinary, experiential learning opportunities EPSRC Our Health offers for undergraduate, postgraduate and articulating students.

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

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

Developing a disability studies module in the School of Health in Social Science

Developing a disability studies module in the School of Health in Social Science.

Mentoring for success: Co-producing a meaningful workplace mentoring scheme

Mentoring for success: Co-producing a meaningful workplace mentoring scheme with students and employers

Creation and evaluation of immersive simulation digital media

Creation and evaluation of immersive simulation digital media.

Student-led neuroscience outreach project aimed at a diverse range of high school pupils

Student-led neuroscience outreach project aimed at a diverse range of high school pupils.

Enhancing International Student Experience at History, Classics & Archaeology

Enhancing International Student Experience at History, Classics & Archaeology: identifying appropriate academic and pastoral support structures for our overseas student community.