"Teaching is about creating those moments where the world suddenly makes a little bit more sense." 

Dr Ben Hanson, Department of Mechanical Engineering 


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Case studies

In this section you can explore a selection of case studies demonstrating inspiring teaching practices and projects taking place around UCL. These have been categorised according to the area of teaching they best showcase.

Please note that the case studies section of the Teaching and Learning Portal is a continually evolving resource. If you or your colleagues are involved in great projects or practices that others might be able to take inspiration from, please get in touch by emailing teaching.learning@ucl.ac.uk so that we can share your work too.

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For advice on how to develop your own teaching projects, contact the UCL Centre for the Advancement of Teaching (CALT) or, for e-learning enquiries, contact E-Learning Environments (ELE).

Recent Case Studies

Shivani Singh global citizenship student engagement

How to keep students engaged - lessons from the UCL Global Citizenship Programme 2014

Shivani Singh shares what she learned from leading a voluntary summer school course More...

Published: Jul 4, 2014 10:56:14 AM

Elisabete Cidre Moving Narratives student change agents

Dr Elisabete Cidre sees her students as partners. Here’s why

Provost’s Teaching Award winner Dr Elisabete Cidre invited post-graduate students to create online resources for undergraduates More...

Published: Jul 1, 2014 3:08:13 PM

Helen Wilson flipping lecture UCL maths

What I wish I knew before I flipped my lecture

Lecture flipping helped Dr Helen Wilson, UCL Maths, generate a seven per cent boost in student marks. She offers advice to others keen to try the technique More...

Published: Jul 1, 2014 1:30:37 PM

Dr Steve Fossey research-based education supernova discovery

The supernova story and research-based education

Dr Steve Fossey reveals what he learned about research-based education from the supernova discovery More...

Published: Jun 30, 2014 3:21:30 PM

stand in for a solid digital art project

From Tumblr to Scribus – A digital art project makes the most of free web technology

Dr Cadence Kinsey, UCL History of Art, brought two sets of students together to produce a piece of web-based art using free online tools More...

Published: Jun 18, 2014 4:24:15 PM

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