Dr Elaine Thomas

Senior Lecturer, Staff Tutor in C & C


Publications

Donelan, Helen, Herman, Clem, Hughes, Janet, Jefferis, Helen and Thomas, Elaine(2019). Career change or career progression? Motivations of women studying computing as adult learners. International Journal of Gender Science and Technology, 11(3) pp. 466–489.

Thomas, Elaine, Barroca, Leonor, Donelan, Helen, Kear, Karen, Jefferis, Helen and Rosewell, Jonathan(2018). Using OpenStudio in STEM learning - final report to eSTEeM, the OU centre for STEM pedagogy. eSTEeM - The OU centre for STEM pedagogy.

Thomas, Elaine, (2019). A new approach to teaching introductory Computing and Information Technology by distance learning - addressing key issues. In: Connecting through Educational Technology - Proceedings of the European Distance and E-Learning Network 2019 Annual Conference (Volungeviciene, Airina and Szűcs, András eds.), 16-19 Jun 2019, Bruges, Belgium, pp. 292–300.

Thomas, Elaine, Kouadri Mostéfaoui, Soraya and Jefferis, Helen (2018). Visualising the code: a study of student engagement with programming in a distance learning context. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Networked Learning 2018 (Bajić, M.; Dohn, D. N.; de Laat, M.; Jandrić, P. and Ryberg, T. eds.), Springer.

Thomas, Elaine, Barroca, Leonor, Donelan, Helen, Kear, Karen, Jefferis, Helen and Rosewell, Jon(2016). Online conversations around digital artefacts: the studio approach to learning in STEM subjects. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Networked Learning 2016 (Cranmer, S.; de Laat, M.; Ryberg, T. and Sime, J. A. eds.), pp. 172–180.

Davies, Sarah-Jane , Thomas, Elaine and Walker, Steve(2015). Digital, material and networked: some emerging themes for SET education. In: Proceedings of the European Distance and E-Learning Network 2015 Annual Conference (Teixeira, António Moreira; Szűcs, András and Mázár, Ildikó eds.), European Distance and E-Learning Network, pp. 91–99.

Thomas, Elaine, Rosewell, Jon, Kear, Karen and Donelan, Helen(2014). Learning and peer feedback in shared online spaces. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Networked Learning 2014, pp. 382–385.

Thomas, Elaine, Walker, Steve and Richardson, Paul(2012). What did the Romans ever do for us? ‘Next generation’ networks and hybrid learning resources. In: 8th International Conference on Networked Learning, 02-04 Apr 2012, Maastricht, Netherlands.