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Category Archives: North East & Yorkshire

sigma Statistics advisory meeting:Improving the support we give to students and each other – 9 April 2014

Place: Birmingham City University, Perry Barr, Birmingham Registration: 10:15 – 10:45am                        End Time: 3:15pm This event is aimed at anyone who provides statistics advice/support to undergraduate or postgraduate students, who wishes to share their experience, who would also like to hear how others carry out a similar role and who is interested in how we canContinue Reading

Building online maths assessments using Numbas – 04 July 2013

The North East and Yorkshire sigma Hub supported a workshop on 4th July 2013 on Numbas, a web-based e-assessment system developed by a team at Newcastle University. Free to use and open-source with a user-friendly interface (see, Numbas allows the authoring of questions which include randomised content throughout and LaTeX rendering of mathematical notation.Continue Reading

North East & Yorkshire News Section

This is the area where you will find news, events & updates for the North East & Yorkshire SIGMA hub. You can check back for details, or sign up to our JISCMail list. Contact details for this hub can be found here.