1 Students

I teach, mentor, tutor, lecture on and supervise a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. You can find me online during office hours, in the labs, my office, on YouTube and in the lecture theatre. 🎭

Posing on the BBC Breakfast red sofa with the winning team of the BBC / Barclays University Technology Challenge (UTC) in MediaCityUK, Salford

Figure 1.1: Posing on the BBC Breakfast red sofa with the winning team of the BBC / Barclays University Technology Challenge (UTC) in MediaCityUK, Salford

1.1 All years: Debug your future

If you’d like to debug your CV, application form, covering letter and job search etc, read debugging your future (Hull 2022b) and hacking your future (Hull 2022c), especially if you haven’t written a CV, Résumé or LinkedIn profile before. Once you’ve done this you can send me any relevant documentation and then:

Is that a bug or a feature in your CV? It’s important to debug your CV before an employer sees it, see the Wednesday Waggle for details of my weekly live debugging sessions. Features not bugs picture by Visual Thinkery is licensed under CC-BY-ND

Figure 1.2: Is that a bug or a feature in your CV? It’s important to debug your CV before an employer sees it, see the Wednesday Waggle for details of my weekly live debugging sessions. Features not bugs picture by Visual Thinkery is licensed under CC-BY-ND

Outside of term time, it’s best to book a debugging appointment. 🐛

1.2 First year students

If you’re in your first year of study, I serve as:

1.3 Second year students

If you’re in your second year of study, I serve as:

Previously I served as second year tutor from 2016 through to 2020, and course leader for second year software engineering from 2020 to 2022.

1.4 Penultimate year students

If you’re on placement during your penultimate year (your last-but-one), I serve as:

  • Course leader for “with industrial experience” (IE), an elective and intercalated year in industry.
  • Year tutor for students on placement, either face to face or via telecon

1.5 Final year students

If you’re in your final year of study, you’ll find me:

  • Supervising final year educational projects based in secondary schools in Greater Manchester, see coding their future. (Hull 2020a) 👩‍💻👨‍💻

1.6 Masters students

If you’re doing a Masters degree, you’ll find me:

1.7 PhD students

If you’ve got any interesting PhD research ideas you like to pitch to me, particularly if they involve computer science education or professional issues, I’m all ears! 👂

1.8 Extracurricular

Outside all of the above, I also get involved in: