Here are 3 reasons why distance learners should visit the Off Campus web pages...
Lots of help using e-resources for example pdf guides and videos
When you're looking for e-resources such as ebooks and journal articles there are a number of tools you can use. We recommend starting with the Library Catalogue or Discover when you're ...more
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed in winter, with the cold weather and fitting the festivities into shorter days. But there’s no need to hide under a duvet watching Netflix until March – even if it is reallllly cold and dark outside.
Our UK museum and gallery partners work hard to put on thought-provoking, inspiring and just plain beautiful ...more
Ceramic doorknobs, mantelpieces, collaged tiles, printed fabrics. Even lights made from the ‘Granby Rock’, all come together to form Assemble’s innovative social enterprise Granby Workshop, a community project based in Liverpool’s Toxteth area. The acquisition ties neatly into the museum’s socially responsive programme by powerfully seeking to address the disconnection between the public and process by ...more
We had a very entertaining and well-attended launch event for our first SunGen publication on Wednesday 15 November. Thanks to everyone who was able to come, particularly Bridget Cooper, Rosie White, Lynne Edwards and Julie Scanlon who had travelled from out of the area.
Julie also spoke for a few minutes about Ann Torode, one of ...more
The podcast series Being Freelance by Steve Folland has some excellent interviews with professionals about working freelance.
This is list of podcast interviews featuring Photographers:
Finding Funding & Belief - Photographer Nisha Haq
Adapt to your clients - Photographer Tara Sura
Taking The Plunge - Photographer Matt Porteous
Instagram Changed My Life - Writer & Photographer Sara Tasker
Connections Create Business - ...more
Masterclass : Developing a Career in Motion Design with Hayley Akins
Date: 16 November 18:00-20:00 Media Centre
Click to book a place
Hayley shares a few insights with Creative Futures
I'm a motion designer and animation director, originally from Durham currently living in London.
I have had 10 years professional experience working in the industry with high profile clients such as Google, YouTube, the BBC, Facebook ...more
To celebrate our first SunGen publication, we are holding a launch event on Wednesday 15th November. This will be at 4pm in Vardy 112. The Spare Rib collection is the first of what we hope will be many such multi-disciplinary collaborations. There will be tea and maybe wine. Everyone is ...more
Inaugural Ceramic Residency
The Cockpit Arts Ceramic Residency will support a ceramicist who has a strong desire to experiment and take risks with their practice.
Deadline for applications is 10am, Wednesday 4 October.
How to Apply
Find out more on our website, http://cockpitarts.com/awards-bursaries/, and contact email@example.com for an Application ...more
At the initial meeting, those who were able to come along introduced themselves and briefly explained their research interests in the various areas of 'food'. It was agreed that:
Angela Smith would set up blog.
Angela Smith would set up a Jiscmail address and circulate to the group.
The group would reconvene once these things had been ...more
Help and Support with research
The following is a list of those in the School of Culture who have extensive experience in publishing and are willing to offer help and advice to those who are less experienced. It is not an exhaustive list, but does offer some indication of the depth of experience we have in ...more
We had a very useful meeting this afternoon.
Angela updated the group on the progress of the Spare Rib edited collection.
The revised cover for the Spare Rib book.
The book is on track to be published by the end of July 2017. Donna proposed a launch event some time in September.
The group also discussed in more detail ...more
This was quite a lengthy process and took a little while to complete. As Gemma has already said organisation is key, when I knew that the study had been granted the funding I contacted the Research and Innovation team for some information to see what we needed to do and to ask for some ...more
The course attended was 'Nvivo training for Windows' - it took place in London and lasted for 2 days in December 2014.
From Gemma's perspective
So although this was the first piece of training I attended, I've held off writing the review article until after we had actually used a good amount of NVivo as part of ...more
Sunderland has a rich and varied literary and cultural heritage. By focusing on the city centre, the river and the coastline, this web site explores Sunderland in a new light as a place with a rich history and dynamic future. This is part of the City of Culture 2021 bid events. The official anthem of ...more
The following was published in the Times Higher Education magazine. You can listen to the audio version here.
Fear of HIV and AIDS, fuelled by media speculation, a growth of infections among the “mainstream” population, an outpouring of activism and a medical establishment struggling to get to grips with it, put pressure on the British government ...more