Session 2a

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

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

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.