The state of having an awareness of one’s own thoughts and actions, and the processes behind them.
- Microsoft Whiteboard
As in Microsoft Whiteboard (sometimes called MS Whiteboard) an online platform that acts as a collaborative online whiteboard. MS Whiteboard is College supported, and provides an alternative to the non-College supported Padlet.
In the context of the Imperial College academic year, mid-term is loose expression referring to a time approximately in the middle of one of the academic terms. Terms at Imperial are approximately 10 weeks long, so mid-term usually refers to roughly the 5-week point. There is no formal half term break in the Imperial terms, though some departments may have their own form of recess of some kind, such as a “reading week” or “consolidation week”.
- Model answer
An exemplar of an answer to a question as a part of summative assessment that would garner a perfect score. For short answer questions there is often only one possible model answer possible, whereas for long form, open ended question there will be no single perfect way to answer the question, making the provision of a full model answer, or, even, a variety of model answers non-trivial.
- Module Evaluation Questionnaire
Since 2021-22, the College’s own central student course evaluations system. Students are asked to complete a regular questionnaires to rate and provide feedback on the modules taken during the year.