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Cain 2009 Last Message of William Jennings Bryan spacerAthena Swan Bronze Award


STS success hits YouTube

18 August 2012

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Rethinking assessment

Dr Chiara Ambrosio (UCL Science and Technology Studies) is using creative forms of alternative assessment in her Science, Art and Philosophy course. In this short film, made by UCL Communications, Dr Ambrosio describes how students conduct a literature review, create a poster and present their findings to their peers. This form of assessment engages a wide range of skills and challenges students beyond the traditional modes of essays and examinations.

Watch the video on UCLTV...

From The Week@UCL Friday 17 August 2012

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