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TalkingHE

By Talking Higher Education
TalkingHE is a podcast for higher education bringing you perspectives and insights into the sector. In each episode we talk to those working in and with higher education, including academics, researchers, support staff, consultants and senior leaders to get expert analysis of the issues effecting them. So join us, as we begin talking HE. Follow us Twitter @TalkingHEPod twitter.com/TalkingHEPod
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TalkingHE - Episode 22 - Peter Reed - Online Programme Managers (OPMs)
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Peter Reed, Managing Director of Interactive Pro, we discuss Peter's career journey to date, what online programme managers are, Interactive Pro’s collaboration with Brunel University London Online and the challenges faced by the sector. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE References These are links to things Peter refers to in the podcast episode. TPACK Framework https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technological_pedagogical_content_knowledge  Global GME Candidate Segmentation Understanding Candidate Motivations https://www.gmac.com/market-intelligence-and-research/market-research/global-gme-candidate-segmentation 
26:28
September 01, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 21 - Dr Jana Javornik - Slovenian and UK Higher Education Systems
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Jana Javornik we discuss Jana's time as Director General in Slovenia, Slovenian and UK Higher Education Systems and her perceptions of what we've learned from Covid19 in Higher Education. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
24:26
August 04, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 20 - Dr Brooke Carlson - Undergraduate Teaching during Covid19 in the United States
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Brooke Carlson, an Instructor teaching, researching, publishing and presenting on composition and rhetoric, literature, and Shakespeare at Colorado Mesa University, we discuss undergraduate teaching during Covid19 in the United States, asynchronous teaching, decolonising the curriculum and much more! Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
29:50
June 30, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 19 - Dr Elena Forasacco and Jorge Freire - Co-Design in Learning Design for Post Graduate Research Competencies
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Elena Forasacco (Senior Teaching Fellow, Graduate School, Imperial College London) and Jorge Freire (Digital Learning Producer, Central St Martins, University of the Arts London) discussing a co-design approach in Learning Design for a Post Graduate Research Competencies module.  Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
41:02
June 03, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 18 - Tab Betts - Large Scale Collaborative Scholarship of Learning and Teaching Publications
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Tab Betts, Lecturer in Higher Education Pedagogy at the University of Sussex and a learning technology consultant. Tab is also the co-founder of the Active Learning Network. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
22:24
May 06, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 17 - Jennie Blake - Engaging Students as a Third Space Professional
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Jennie Blake, Head of Teaching and Learning Development and Academic Lead for Student Success at the University of Manchester. Jennie is also a National Teaching Fellow (2018) Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
31:23
April 01, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 16 - Puiyin Wong - Digital Skills and Digital Capabilities
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Puiyin Wong, a Learning Technologist at the Royal College of Art and PhD Student at Lancaster University. Puiyin Wong also hosts a Podcast called My Liminal Pod Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
15:43
March 04, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 15 - Dr Nicole Brown - Ableism in Academia
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Nicole Brown, Associate Professor in Education at the UCL Institute of Education and Director of Social Research & Practice and Education Ltd discusses Ableism in Academia. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE You can find out more about Ableism in Academia, published by UCL Press here and follow Nicole on Twitter
24:15
February 04, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 14 - Dr Teeroumanee Nadan - Discrimination in Recruitment
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Teeroumanee Nadan, Independent Researcher and Co-Chair of the Association for Learning Technology's Anti-Racism and Learning Technology Group. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE You can read more about the group's work on the Association for Learning Technology's blog - https://altc.alt.ac.uk/blog/tag/diversity/ 
35:07
January 08, 2022
TalkingHE - Episode 13 - Dr Paul Penn - The Pyschology of Effective Studying
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Paul Penn, Senior Lecturer, University of East London and author of the Psychology of Effective Studying: How to Succeed in your Degree. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
32:59
December 03, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 12 - Lakeshia Legette Jones and Donna Smith - STEM Education, Belonging and the Science of Learning
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Lakeshia Legette Jones, Associate Professor of Mathematics at UA Little Rock and Donna Smith, Lecturer at Sierra College, Rocklin, California about STEM education, creating a sense of belonging and the science of learning, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 13. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
41:30
November 05, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 11 - Dominic Arnall - Chief Executive of LGBT+ young people's charity Just Like Us
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dominic Arnall, Chief Executive of LGBT+ Charity, Just Like Us, and its impact on young people and what does Higher Education need to be aware of about young LGBT+ people, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 12. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE More information on the Just Like Us, check out the Just Like Us website. 
10:06
October 01, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 10 - Dr Dawne Irving-Bell - The National Teaching Repository
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Dawne Irving-Bell about the National Teaching Repository, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 11. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE More information on the National Teaching Repository can be found on the official National Teaching Repository Website. 
22:47
September 03, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 9 - Dr Tiffany Chiu and Dr Billy Wong - The Ideal Student
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Tiffany Chiu and Dr Billy Wong, about the Ideal Student, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 10. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE Wong, B. & Chiu, Y.L.T. (2021). The ideal student: Deconstructing expectations in higher education. London: Open University Press. More details here.
19:15
August 06, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 8 - Dr David Baume - A Conversational Approach to Curriculum Development
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr David Baume, Independent Consultant and former co-founder of the Staff and Educational Developers Association, conducts a curriculum conversation with host Santanu Vasant, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 9. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
30:07
July 01, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 7 - Dr Graham Holden - Narratives in Educational Development
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Graham Holden, Independent Consultant, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 8. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE References Buber, M (1937) I and Thou. Charles Scribner's Sons. New York. Bateson, C. M (1989) Composing a Life. Grove Press. York. Holden, G (n.d)  'Why teaching and learning needs a narrative' Invisible Grail Available:  https://invisiblegrail.com/blog/why-teaching-and-learning-needs-a-narrative Simmons, J (n.d) A-Z  of Writing Invisible Grail Available at: https://www.invisiblegrail.com/blog/the-a-z-of-writing Simmons, J (2015) Dark Angels on Writing  'Changing lives through words'  (Ed) London: Unbound.
22:03
June 02, 2021
TalkingHE - Episode 6 - Satwinder Samra - Collaborative Practice in Architecture Teaching
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Satwinder Samra, Architect | Director Collaborative Practice @SSoA_news, on TV @CBBC TheDengineers, Collaborator William Matthews Associates, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 7. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
19:51
May 07, 2021
TalkingHE - Series 1 - Episode 5 - Kelly Trivedy - Critical Thinking
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Kelly Trivedy, an Independent Academic Consultant about critical thinking, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 6. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE Trivedy, K (2021). Plan your Research Project - Little Quick Fix Series. Sage Publications. London. 
15:17
April 02, 2021
TalkingHE - Series 1 - Episode 4 - Dr Chris Headleand - Teaching in a Pandemic
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Dr Chris Headleand, Director of Teaching and Learning at the School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln about his own experiences of teaching in a pandemic, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 5. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
13:11
March 03, 2021
TalkingHE - Series 1 - Episode 3 - Kulvir Bahra - The Digital Divide
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Kulvir Bahra, Digital Development Editor at the Open University in the FutureLearn Microcreditional team, about the digital divide facing learners, his own experience of learning with Open University and tips how staff can design for that divide, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 4. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE References Van Ameijde, J., Weller, M., Cross, S. (2020) Designing for Student RetentionThe ICEBERG model and key design tips. Open University. Available: http://www.open.ac.uk/blogs/learning-design/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/ICEBERG-booklet-compressed.pdf (Accessed 5th February 2021). 
23:50
February 05, 2021
TalkingHE - Series 1 - Episode 2 - Professor Sally Brown and Professor Kay Sambell - Assessment and Feedback
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Professor Sally Brown and Professor Kay Sambell about Assessment and Feedback plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 3. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE  References to the literature discussed in this episode Sally Brown and Kay Sambell (2020) COVID-19 Assessment Collection all freely available to download from the flowing link https://sally-brown.net/kay-sambell-and-sally-brown-covid-19-assessment-collection/ Sambell, K., McDowell, L., & Montgomery, C. (2013). Assessment for learning in higher education. Routledge. Sambell, K., & Graham, L. (2020). “We  need to change what we’re doing.” Using pedagogic action research to  improve teacher management of exemplars. Practitioner Research in Higher  Education, 13(1), 3-17. Nicol, D. (2020). The power of internal feedback: exploiting natural comparison processes. Assessment &  Evaluation in Higher Education, 1-23
30:16
January 07, 2021
TalkingHE - Series 1 - Episode 1 - Kate Lindsay - Challenges to Online Learning
In this episode of TalkingHE, we talk to Kate Lindsay Head of Digital Education at the University College of Estates Management (UCEM)  on the challenges to online learning, plus we preview what's coming up in Episode 2. Follow host Santanu Vasant and TalkingHEPod on Twitter. #TalkingHE
22:12
December 02, 2020
TalkingHE - Trailer
TalkingHE is a podcast for higher education bringing you perspectives and insights into the sector. In each episode we talk to those working in and with higher education, including academics, researchers, support staff, consultants and senior leaders to get expert analysis of the issues affecting them. So join us, as we begin #talkingHE
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December 01, 2020