Postgraduate Study in the School of Arts at Oxford Brookes University

Postgraduate Study in the School of Arts at Oxford Brookes University

The School of Arts is the most amazingly vibrant community, I mean you’ve got this range of subject areas stretching from film, through to publishing, music. You come into the building, you can hear the musicians practicing. There may be a lunchtime concert. You’ll see …

The Epigeum and Oxford University Press story

The Epigeum and Oxford University Press story

Epigeum, as a company founded at Imperial College London and OUP, as a department of Oxford University, are both very much part of the academic research and education community. Epigeum came into being out of a desire to build really great online courseware. So, not …

Book Nerd Problems | Wishing You Worked at a Bookstore

Book Nerd Problems | Wishing You Worked at a Bookstore

Bye, I hope you love the book. I actually think you’re really gonna like Cruel Beauty. It’s a retelling of Beauty and the Beast. And it’s YA so naturally you’re just gonna love it. It’s only $10 cuz it’s paperback. So you know, can’t go …

Research Quality & Reproducibility from Oxford University Press

Research Quality & Reproducibility from Oxford University Press

As we all know, research is a long and iterative process, and there’s a lot that can go wrong at any stage. The study design can be flawed, the experiment can be improperly conducted, the results can be inaccurately communicated. When something does go wrong, …

Research Quality & Reproducibility from Oxford University Press

As we all know, research is a long and iterative process, and there’s a lot that can go wrong at any stage. The study design can be flawed, the experiment can be improperly conducted, the results can be inaccurately communicated. When something does go wrong, …

Research as a Transferable Skill – from Oxford University Press

Research as a Transferable Skill – from Oxford University Press

When we talk about research skills in a transferable context, what we mean is that research can and should be considered more broadly than just what goes on in the lab or in the library stacks. It doesn’t matter if we’re talking about experimental research …

Research Skills Master Programme from Epigeum— a product of Oxford University Press

Research Skills Master Programme from Epigeum— a product of Oxford University Press

Today’s postgraduate students must do more than research alone. They must be enterprising and confident in a wide range of areas as well as have a deep understanding of research ethics and intellectual property. Epigeum’s ‘Research Skills Master Programme’ is a comprehensive online course to …

Professional Skills for Research Leaders from Epigeum— a product of Oxford University Press

Professional Skills for Research Leaders from Epigeum— a product of Oxford University Press

Early career researchers face a number of expectations to succeed in their field, all of which require a comprehensive set of skills such as team leadership, collaboration, and effective communication Epigeum’s online programme ‘Professional Skills for Research Leaders’ is designed to equip early to mid-career …

Richard Baraniuk on open-source learning

Richard Baraniuk on open-source learning

I’m Rich Baraniuk and what I’d like to talk a little bit about today are some ideas that I think have just tremendous resonance with all the things that have been talked about the last two days. So many different points of resonance that it’s …