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We all sometimes struggle calculating simple percentages in our head, whether it is to find how much we could save on a discounted sale or in calculating simple percentage returns on any investment we are likely to make. Nevertheless, this trick from a self-confessed “maths wizard” Ben Stephens, might make it easier than we think. Stephens […]

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Can you predict who would be interested in buying a caravan insurance policy and give an explanation why?I will use CoIL 2000 challenge dataset, which contains information on customers of an insurance company. The data consists of 86 variables and includes product usage data and socio-demographic data derived from zip area codes.  I will aim […]

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The effect of social media, especially Facebook (FB) on college students’ engagement:Junco, R., 2012. The relationship between the frequency of Facebook use, participation in Facebook activities, and student engagement. Computers & Education, 58(1), pp.162-171. In order to determine the link between frequency of Facebook use, participation in Facebook activities, and student engagement, Junco, investigates a large sample […]

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05 Oct 2018

O’Callaghan, F.V., Neumann, D.L., Jones, L. and Creed, P.A., 2017. The use of lecture recordings in higher education: A review of institutional, student, and lecturer issues. Education and Information Technologies, 22(1), pp.399-415. Online lectures are being utilised progressively in our higher education, thanks to tools like Panopto. One generally utilised technique is the recording of lectures when delivered […]