Picture of smart phone

Open Access research that is better understanding human-computer interaction...

Strathprints makes available scholarly Open Access content by researchers in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences, including those researching information retrieval, information behaviour, user behaviour and ubiquitous computing.

The Department of Computer & Information Sciences hosts The Mobiquitous Lab, which investigates user behaviour on mobile devices and emerging ubiquitous computing paradigms. The Strathclyde iSchool Research Group specialises in understanding how people search for information and explores interactive search tools that support their information seeking and retrieval tasks, this also includes research into information behaviour and engagement.

Explore the Open Access research of The Mobiquitous Lab and the iSchool, or theDepartment of Computer & Information Sciences more generally. Or explore all of Strathclyde's Open Access research...

Making it Count : Reflecting on the National Student Survey in the Process of Enhancement

Buckley, Alex (2012) Making it Count : Reflecting on the National Student Survey in the Process of Enhancement. [Report]

Text (making_it_count)

Download (1MB) | Preview


This report provides suggestions on the role of the NSS as an enhancement tool for learning and teaching. The report aims to: encourage and enable institutions to reflect on their own use of the NSS; supply an overview of institutional practice, covering the broad range of issues that arise when using the NSS as part of the enhancement process; provide a range of specific examples of NSS use describe the challenges and difficulties of trying to use the NSS as an enhancement tool; promote critical reflection and discussion on the role and potential of the NSS.