Core Module Information
Module title: Being a Digital Scholar

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 10.00
ECTS credit value: 5

Module code: EDU11130
Module leader: Sam Illingworth
School Department of Learning, Teaching & Enhancement
Subject area group: Learning and Teaching Enhancement


Description of module content:

This module is designed to develop your digital scholarship skills and networks to enable you to continue to engage and contribute to knowledge in this area after the programme as education scholars . Topics covered include professional networks, tools for networking, caring and inclusive practices in open networks, abstract writing, presentation of education academic scholarship and writing for publication.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Engage collaboratively with a scholarly community of reflective pedagogic practitioners engaged in educational contexts

LO2: Create a submission proposal on a topic in education for an academic conference or publication

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, ONLINE,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: ONLINE
Location of delivery: WORLDWIDE
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Sam Illingworth
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online On-demand Webinar 7
Independent Learning Guided independent study 93
Total Study Hours100
Expected Total Study Hours for Module100

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 50 LO1 11 , WORDS= 1000
Essay 50 LO2 14/15 , WORDS= 1000
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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