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Diagnostic tool and online resource providing mathematics support for non-specialists (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Henderson, K., Gwynllyw, R., Walsh, E., Haslam, O., O'Flynn, P., Elvidge, D., & Golden, K. (in press). Diagnostic tool and online resource providing mathematics support for non-specialists. In ICERI2019 Proceedings, (7756-7764)

We report on the development of a diagnostic tool to provide support for non-mathematics students. This tool has been designed to aid the transition onto university courses where mathematics is required during the course, but is not a pre-requisite.... Read More about Diagnostic tool and online resource providing mathematics support for non-specialists.

Using e-assessment to address mathematical misconceptions in engineering students (2019)
Journal Article
Sikurajapathi, I., Henderson, K., & Gwynllyw, R. (in press). Using e-assessment to address mathematical misconceptions in engineering students. International Journal of Information and Education Technology,

Students, when answering a mathematical question, may make a mistake in their answer for a variety of reasons. For example, not reading the question properly, making a mistake due to carelessness or due to a mathematical misconception. It is this l... Read More about Using e-assessment to address mathematical misconceptions in engineering students.

Use of technology enhanced teaching rooms to support flipped teaching (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Henderson, K., Hobbs, C., & Gwynllyw, R. (2018, September). Use of technology enhanced teaching rooms to support flipped teaching. Paper presented at 12th International Symposium on Advances in Technology Education Nurturing Professionals for Smart Cities: Way Forward for Technology Education

In this paper we report on our experiences of flipping the classroom for three modules delivered to first and second year Mathematics students at the University of the West of England, Bristol. In particular we focus on how using collaborative teach... Read More about Use of technology enhanced teaching rooms to support flipped teaching.

In-class e-testing of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Weir, I., Gwynllyw, R., & Henderson, K. (2018, September). In-class e-testing of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability. Paper presented at 12th International Symposium on Advances in Technology Education Nurturing Professionals for Smart Cities: Way Forward for Technology Education

We report on our experience of running in-class e-Tests for a new Level 1 Business Decision Making module taken by 800 Business School students at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol). The module comprises a one semester course coverin... Read More about In-class e-testing of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability.

Employability sessions for Mathematics students (2017)
Book Chapter
Henderson, K., Hooper, A., Line, T., & Fowles-Sweet, W. (2017). Employability sessions for Mathematics students. In P. rowlett, & J. waldock (Eds.), Employability development for HE mathematics and statisticssigma

We present details of the graduate development and careers support sessions provided for students on our Mathematics based programmes. The schedule described below was introduced four years ago and was set up in order to better prepare our students... Read More about Employability sessions for Mathematics students.

Evaluation of flipped teaching (2017)
Presentation / Conference
Henderson, K., Hobbs, C., & Last, K. (2017, July). Evaluation of flipped teaching. Paper presented at Mathematics Education beyond 16: Pathways and Transitions

We report on our evaluation of flipping the classroom for two modules: a compulsory first year calculus module and an optional second year coding theory module taken by Mathe-matics students at the University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE). F... Read More about Evaluation of flipped teaching.

Using e-assessment to support flipped-style teaching (2017)
Journal Article
Henderson, K. (2017). Using e-assessment to support flipped-style teaching. MSOR Connections, 15(2), 34-41

We show how weekly formative e-assessments are used to support flipped-style teaching of a module delivered to all first year Mathematics students at the University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE). The flip lecture approach places students at t... Read More about Using e-assessment to support flipped-style teaching.

Using DEWIS and R for multi-staged statistics e-assessments (2016)
Journal Article
Gwynllyw, R., Weir, I., & Henderson, K. (2016). Using DEWIS and R for multi-staged statistics e-assessments. Teaching Mathematics and its Applications, 35(1), 14-26. https://doi.org/10.1093/teamat/hrv018

We demonstrate how the DEWIS e-Assessment system may use embedded R code to facilitate the assessment of students' ability to perform involved statistical analyses. The R code has been written to emulate SPSS output and thus the statistical results f... Read More about Using DEWIS and R for multi-staged statistics e-assessments.

Creating statistics e-assessments using Dewis with embedded R code (2016)
Journal Article
Weir, I., Gwynllyw, R., & Henderson, K. (2017). Creating statistics e-assessments using Dewis with embedded R code. MSOR Connections, 15(2), 51-59

We report on the creation of statistics e-assessments using the Dewis system with embedded R code. Dewis is a fully algorithmic open-source e-assessment system designed and developed at the University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE). Dewis’ abi... Read More about Creating statistics e-assessments using Dewis with embedded R code.

Using electronic exams to provide engineering mathematics students with rapid feedback (2016)
Book Chapter
Henderson, K., Gwynllyw, R., & Hooper, A. (2016). Using electronic exams to provide engineering mathematics students with rapid feedback. In D. Velichova, T. Gustafsson, U. Dinger, & B. Alpers (Eds.), The 18th SEFI Mathematics Working Group Seminar on Mathematics in Engineering Education Proceedings, 105-111. SEFI European Society for Engineering Education

With increased sophistication and capabilities of e-Assessment systems it would seem that online examinations will become standard practice, particularly for numerate subjects, in the near future. We have gained valuable experience in this area thro... Read More about Using electronic exams to provide engineering mathematics students with rapid feedback.

Using technology to inspire and enhance the learning of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability (2015)
Book Chapter
Weir, I., Gwynllyw, R., & Henderson, K. (2015). Using technology to inspire and enhance the learning of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability. In IATED (Ed.), Edulearn15 ProceedingsIATED

In this paper we illustrate how we have used technology to teach and efficiently assess statistics within a Level 2 research skills module delivered to Business School students. The student cohort was a large diverse group of non-mathematicians and t... Read More about Using technology to inspire and enhance the learning of statistics in a large cohort of diverse ability.

Using e-assessment to improve numeracy in pre-registration nurses and midwives (2015)
Book Chapter
Henderson, K., Gwynllyw, R., & Summers, N. (2015). Using e-assessment to improve numeracy in pre-registration nurses and midwives. In IATED (Ed.), Edulearn15 ProceedingsIATED

Numeracy is a core requirement for all pre-registration nursing programmes studying in the U.K. At present each nursing discipline at the University of the West of England, Bristol provides their students with a numeracy booklet which they are expect... Read More about Using e-assessment to improve numeracy in pre-registration nurses and midwives.

Using e-assessment to promote engagement in engineering mathematics (2015)
Book Chapter
Henderson, K., Gwynllyw, R., Hooper, A. P., & Palipana, A. (2015). Using e-assessment to promote engagement in engineering mathematics. In M. A. Hersh, & M. Kotecha (Eds.), Conference Proceedings - IMA International Conference on Barriers and Enablers to Learning Maths: Enhancing Learning and Teaching for All LearnersIMA

The number of engineering students at the University of the West of England has increased substantially over the last few years and this has in part led to challenges in the delivery and monitoring of students taking the Engineering Mathematics modul... Read More about Using e-assessment to promote engagement in engineering mathematics.

Diagnosing student errors in e-Assessment questions (2015)
Journal Article
Henderson, K. L., Rhys Gwynllyw, D., Walker, P., Gwynllyw, R., & Henderson, K. (2015). Diagnosing student errors in e-Assessment questions. Teaching Mathematics and its Applications, 34(3), 160-170. https://doi.org/10.1093/teamat/hrv010

© The Author 2015. We demonstrate how the re-marker and reporter facility of the DEWIS e-Assessment system facilitates the capture, analysis and reporting of student errors using two case studies: logarithms and indices for first-year computing stude... Read More about Diagnosing student errors in e-Assessment questions.