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Research from Nyhof, Richard

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Richard Nyhof


Richard began at Otago Polytechnic in 1985, having completed honours degrees in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Otago. He has since completed a Masters in Planning. Over the years, he has taught math related subjects across most schools in Otago Polytechnic, and spent time seconded to Learning and Teaching working on curriculum development.He is currently Head of College ECL.

Research Outputs

Conference Contribution - Published Paper

Nyhof R. (2015) Designing for Learner Success; an institution wide initiative at Otago Polytechnic. Abstract in Clayton, J & Liu, GM (Eds) Proceedings of the third Sino-NZ technical and vocational education and training research forum. Hamilton, NZ November 25-26, 2015. http://tvet.ac.nz/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Proceedings.pdf

Cadzow, H., Nyhof, R. (2014) Bridging the Gap - An exercise in encouraging learners to recognise and apply their knowledge of technical content. Tertiary Education Reseach New Zealand Conference, Auckland, 26 - 28 November. http://flexiblelearning.auckland.ac.nz/ternz2014-programme/

Thesis – Masters/Doctoral

Nyhof, R.B.C. (2011) Water Projects in Developing Countries. Unpublished Masters' Thesis, University of Otago. October 2011.

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