Edinburgh’s OERs


Electromagnetics … a “Toy Box”

Electromagnetic spectrum

This is a set of simple e-learning tools to support the teaching of electromagnetics in Electronics and Electrical Engineering 1 at The University […]

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Basics of Electronics … a “Toybox”

Wooden box with yellow, green, blue, and red duplo blocks.

A box of tools on basic concepts in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, created by Alan Murray in the School of Engineering.

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Descriptive Statistics

The School of Geosciences have created three OERs for teachers of pupils studying biology, geography and environmental science at SCQF […]

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Digimap – Online Mapping

EDINA  commissioned the creation of a number of openly licensed class resources for schools and colleges for curricular areas with […]

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Reflections on Physics and Astronomy

Image of the sign for Marion Ross Road at Kings Buildings, Edinburgh

This video created by Prof. Clive Greated reflects on the history, progress, and achievements of the School of Physics and […]

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Nothing Goes to Waste in Nature – GeoScience

Fungi found on a fallen brach

Nothing Goes to Waste in Nature: Lesson Plans on Organic Matter Cycling, is a teaching resource designed, developed and produced […]

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The Sea-Level Story – GeoScience

On a clear summer day, a series of interlocking melt pools show as beautiful aquamarine reminiscent of shallow tropical lagoons.

This resource was designed, developed and produced by Roseanne Smith as part of the GeoScience Outreach course at the University of […]

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Sow it, Grow it, Taste it – GeoScience

Cornucopia of fruit and vegetables wedding banquet

An interdisciplinary approach to growing and tasting vegetables using experiences and outcomes in the sciences, health and wellbeing, numeracy and […]

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In Your Own Words – avoid plagiarism

Screenshot from video showing figure at the start of an academic 'running race'

Learn to avoid plagiarism pitfalls in this video co-created by staff and students of the University of Edinburgh. This video […]

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