R & D project

Effective learning analytics

Helping further and higher education organisations to analyse and understand their data

  • 3 years and 2 months

    Ends 30 Sep 2017

  • Budget:

    Over £1m

  • Expected outcome:

    Service development

Data and analytics
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Our project partners

Association of Learning Technologists (ALT)
National Union of Students (NUS)

Meet the project team

Project timeline

This project will run until autumn 2017

Designing learning analytics dashboards

Universities and colleges are accumulating significant amounts of data about student engagement, potentially enabling early warning about...

Learning Analytics at SITSFEST 2016

Rob Jones and I attended the Tribal SITSFEST 2016 in Celtic Manor Newport on Weds 13 July to deliver a breakout session on the Learning...

Bricks to Clicks: from recommendation to action

If you’ve been working in higher education (HE) for a while, you’ll know that the latest Higher Education Commission (HEC) report ‘From Bricks to Clicks: the Potential of Data and Analytics in Higher Education’ is welcome research.  It brings into the spotlight the conversation about the strategic role that data and digital can play in HE.

What will the Discovery Phase involve?

The discovery phase of the learning analytics project provides an opportunity for institutions to access their readiness to implement....

Developing the Code of Practice

A wide-ranging discussion took place in London last week to discuss the emerging Code of Practice for Learning Analytics.  A new advisory...

A student app for learning analytics

Many applications for learning analytics have been proposed, are under development or are already being deployed by institutions.  These...

Effective learning analytics project starts.