Session 2a

'I Am A Magazine': diversity in a large scale collaborative, interdisciplinary, self-directed learning project

Presenters:
Peter Thomas, Senior Lecturer in Academic Writing and Language, Middlesex University London
Gavin Fernandes, Senior Lecturer in Fashion Communication and Styling, Middlesex University London

Abstract:
This symposium will focus on a recent large-scale interdisciplinary project, I Am A Magazine. Three participants from the project (a student, and two lecturers - one from a University service, the other from a faculty) will reflect on the role diversity played in the project.

Key words:
Collaboration, interdisciplinarity, self-directed learning, creative practice, magazines, diversity.