Videos University of Edinburgh students at the Venice Biennale – fifteen students from Scottish art colleges are working with Edinburgh College of Art graduate, Rachel Maclean, at the Venice Biennale – the world’s biggest arts festival – as part of a Professional Development Programme. Staff and students from the School of Geosciences visited the Cairngorms – an area containing the highest, coldest, and snowiest plateau anywhere in the British Isles and which boasts five of the six highest mountains in the UK. The trip provided a unique learning opportnity, as this film discovers. Teaching Arabic language classes – Marwa Mouazen, Arabic Teaching Fellow in the School of Literatures, Languages, and Cultures, shares her approaches to language learning and teaching. MSc Global Environment and Society – Professor Dave Reay from the School of Geosciences shares his thoughts on teaching Mid-semester feedback – Professor Iain Gordon from the School of Mathematics talks about incorporating mid-semester feedback as part of assessment processes within the School. Teaching Science and Engineering – Professor Alan Murray, Chair of Neural Electronics and Assistant Principal of Academic Support in the School of Engineering talks about his approach to learning and teaching. Active, student-centred teaching in Biomedical Sciences – Dr Simon Riley, Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics in the School of Biomedical Sciences talks about the benefits of practical teaching. Assessment and Feedback – Dr Heather McQueen describes her innovative approach to assessment in the School of Biological Sciences. Why good teaching matters – celebrating teaching at the EUSA teaching awards 2016. Embedding practical teaching into the Law curriculum – Professor Graeme Laurie on promoting learning at the Edinburgh Law School. Digital Education and Online Distance Learning – Professor Siân Bayne on linking research and teaching in the Moray House School of Education. Inspiring and educating students – Professor Susan Rhind, Chair of Veterinary Education at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies discusses some of the different projects going on at the Vet School.