Head of Subject; Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship
Senior Research Fellow
Smith, S., Smith, C., Taylor-Smith, E., & Gemma, W. (2017, June). Taking education for granted: the role of placement in computing science. Presented at Horizons in STEM Higher Education Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
The importance of placements and internships was highlighted in the 2016 Shadbolt Review of Computer Science Degree Accreditation and Graduate Employability – indeed the secon...
Caddell, M. & Boyle, F. (2015, June). Making internships work: a practical workshop to getting started... and getting it right. Presented at QAA Enhancement Theme Conference, Edinburgh
Caddell, M. (2014, December). Making internships meaningful: the challenge of encouraging reflection and skills articulation. Presented at SRHE Annual Conference 10-12 December 2014, Newport, South Wales
In recent years considerable emphasis has been placed on embedding employability and skills development in core university curriculum content as well as providing additional s...
Scottish Funding Council
The Associate Student Project (ASP) builds partnerships between the School of Computing and local further education colleges (FEs) to support students who study for the first two years of their degree...
Between 2010 and 2014, e-Placement Scotland worked with industry to create over 800 paid placements for students in Scotland’s universities and colleges. The project team disseminated widely to both e...
Caddell, M. & Chatterton, P. (2014, July). Implementing flexible curricula. Presented at The Academic Practice and Technology (ATP) Conference: 'Conncected Learning in an Open World'., London
Caddell, M. (2014). Third sector internships Scotland: work experience that makes a difference
Caddell, M., & Tudor, R. (2014, June). Learning enhancement on action - the Open University in Scotland's DSC overview. Presented at 11th QAA Enhancement Themes Conference
Caddell, M. (2014, April). Developing Flexible Learner Journeys in Higher Education. Presented at QAA Day Conference, Glasgow
Caddell, M. (2014, February). Youth employment: the benefits of paid internship programmes. Presented at The Gathering 2014, Glasgow
Caddell, M. (2013, June). Flexible curriculum: exploring practice and potential. Presented at Developing and Supporting the Flexible Curriculum Workshop, Edinburgh
Caddell, M. (2013, June). Can't pay, should pay? Exploring paid and unpaid work opportunities from employer and student perspectives. Presented at QAA Enhancement Themes Conference, 2013, Glasgow
Caddell, M. (2012, October). Making internships work for universities, employers and (mature) students'. Presented at HEA Employability Seminar, Milton Keynes
Caddell, M. (2011). Making internships work for Scotland's students and third sector organisations. Mid-point review of third sector internships Scotland. Edinburgh: Third Sector Internships Scotland (TSIS)
Caddell, M. & Martin, G. (2011). Employability for Community Development: Case studies from the Open University. Scotland: The Open University
Caddell, M. & Macilwhan, R. (2011, May). Internships in the third sector: encouraging new forms of engagement or papering over the funding gaps?. Presented at Voluntary Sector Studies Network Day Conference, Milton Keynes
Caddell, M. & Cannell, P. (2011, March). Learning journeys, working journeys: the experience of part-time learners in the Open University in Scotland. Presented at UALL Annual Conference, 2011: Part Time: the new paradigm for Higher Education, Stirling
At present the Information Technology profession appears to be dogged by high profile project failure, high...
An investigation of perceptions of work base...
Participation Space Studies explore eParticipation ...
Throughout the U.K, Timber Platform Frame is increasingly being utilized in the high volume, low cost housing market. Here, the client’s desire for full...