The jigsaw of teaching
As a systems engineering teacher, Chris Browne's classes are centred around the innovative jigsaw classroom approach. This approach places students at the centre of their learning and provides them with a framework in which to develop, integrate and synthesise their knowledge. Chris' outstanding teaching was recognised with a 2014 ANU Vice-Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence. He has subsequently been nominated by ANU for a national 2014 Office for Learning and Teaching Award for Teachin
University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results ar
Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
Virtual Maths, Density formula simulation
Density, mass and volume interactive formula, simulation
Beginner - Trip to Japan Since your teacher Ehab is going to Japan soon, we prepared a lesson revolved around that subject. You will learn how to ask about the trip and also how to reply to such a question.
Since your teacher Ehab is going to Japan soon, we prepared a lesson revolved around that subject. You will learn how to ask about the trip and also how to reply to such a question.