Co-designing the future of digital education at The University of Edinburgh

Near Future Teaching methods: values within worlds

Tuesday, 10 July, 2018 - 09:41

— From Zoë Prosser and Santini Basra Using the education futures that were created in the first task group workshop, we ran a second workshop in which participants were challenged to create a vision of a University of Edinburgh that would exist within their worlds. In each instance, they had to consider what the University... Read More

NFT methods: community scoping and crafting worlds

Tuesday, 26 June, 2018 - 07:09

— From Zoë Prosser and Santini Basra Unpacking the community scoping phase The first phase of the NFT project, ‘Community Scoping’, has generated a large amount of content: the vox pop interviews are summarised in a series of thematic videos [insert link to videos], while earlier blog posts capture outcomes from several workshops, think tanks... Read More

Using futures thinking in the Near Future Teaching project

Tuesday, 19 June, 2018 - 10:16

Hi, we have been supporting the Near Future Teaching core team recently on parts of this project. We haven’t yet posted, so here is a short introduction: We are part of Andthen, a small design strategy consultancy company based in Glasgow, that marries design research with futures thinking to help organisations of all shapes and... Read More