Reflections on team-conducting focus groups and interviews: my experience of making them happen

During Spring 2019, the three postgraduate wrap team members: Shane, Wangi and myself (Katie), carried out 9 interviews and 4 focus groups with undergraduate students to help the wrap team better understand student experience and opinion of undergraduate research at Warwick. Using a self-selecting sample of students recruited through sign ups from our online survey, … Continue reading Reflections on team-conducting focus groups and interviews: my experience of making them happen

Submitting for An Education Conference

-Reflection on the submission for Advanced HE STEM Conference 2019- Attending a conference is a great opportunity to disseminate work, share thoughts on recent advances with other academics and experts in the same/similar fields, and enlighten the way of thinking. It enables us to build network and enhances our professional and personal development. So yes, … Continue reading Submitting for An Education Conference

The road to Sheffield

One of the first activities we undertook as a research team was to investigate the undergraduate research schemes, similar to Warwick’s Undergraduate research support scheme (URSS) across all UK universities.  We used a systematic approach to our data collection methodology: allocating a set number of universities amongst the team, and developing a bespoke template to … Continue reading The road to Sheffield