IT Sligo Staff Profiles

MS Una L'Estrange

Lecturer

 
researcher

Biography

Graduate of Computer Science and Mathematics with a Masters degree in Artificial Intelligence. Worked in software development in the telecoms industry before joining the Institute of Technology Sligo. Taught a broad range of courses with an emphasis on Web Programming.

Research Interests

Using technology to enhance student learning in particular the use of self and peer assessment tools.

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2014) EdTech
Una L'Estrange (2014) Using the workshop module in Moodle to administer self and peer assessment for a software programming course EdTech [Details]

Employment

  Employer Position From / To
Institute of Technology Lecturer 30-OCT-01 / 30-JUN-15
Ericsson Software Engineer and Line Manager 01-JUN-95 / 12-JUL-01
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Research Assistant 01-OCT-93 / 01-JUN-95

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
1993 Trinity College Dublin MSc Computing and information systems Artificial Intelligence
1991 University College Dublin BSc Computer Science and Mathematics

Outreach Activities

  Description

Treasurer of Sligo Yacht Club.

Regional coordinator of the Irish Can-Sat project, a European Space Agency competition for second level students.


Other Activities

  Description

External Examiner for Institute of Technology Limerick

Teaching Interests

Web Programming.
Internet of Things.
Technology for teaching.
Peer and Self assessment.

Modules Taught

  Term (ID)) Title Link Subject
201600 CMS DEVELOPMENT 29705CMS DEVELOPMENT
201600 CMS Development 30438CMS Development
201600 Content Mgmt Systems 36212Content Mgmt Systems
201600 INTRO TO PROGRAMMING USING C# 22913INTRO TO PROGRAMMING USING C#
201600 WEB PROGRAMMING 2 26385WEB PROGRAMMING 2
201600 WEB PROGRAMMING 1 22998WEB PROGRAMMING 1