Learn Hacks

Activity time: 3 minutes

Types of media: Video


Andy Tattersall (University of Sheffield)


The animations are all based around the themes of productivity, curation, discovery, collaboration, impact and transferable skills. It is to highlight the many ways students can engage with technology to improve their learning experience.


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(This resource can be freely repurposed and reused)



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This information/resource was last updated in June 2021.

This post was originally added to LearnHigher on: October 18, 2018

About this resource

This is a series of animated videos called Learn Hacks designed to help students from Undergraduate level to PhD to take advantage of technologies, tools and ideas to maximise their work.

Contributor’s comments on the use of this resource:

There has been good feedback about this series and others in regards to these ‘Research Hacks’ and ‘App Hacks’.

The author has chosen the following five favourites from the original series (note that these are video resources and the download options allow you to save the MP4 files to your computer to use with other software in your teaching):

YouTube links to resources:


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