MSc Digital Video and Special Effects graduate Ayyappadas Vijayakumar worked as Visual Effects Editor on the film which took home the Oscar for Best Effects alongside awards for best cinematography and best sound mixing and has opened up about his road to success.
Dr Matthew Brooke-Peat elected Vice-President Education for the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)
Dr Matthew Brooke-Peat, a Course Director from the School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing has begun a two-year term as Vice-President Education for the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT).
With the right mindset and desire to progress, an apprenticeship will enable you to springboard both your academic studies and your working life, providing a solid foundation for the rest of your career.
£350 raised for Crash (the construction) charity and Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber network christmas quiz night.
School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing partnership with YORhub goes from strength to strength
School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing's digital knowledge transfer network, thinkBIM, works with YORhub to assist students with final year dissertations.
Vice Chancellor, Professor Peter Slee, opens new School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing wellbeing garden.
On 21st November 2019, the School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing held a Legal Update seminar with it's Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber network at Gosschalks Solicitors in Hull.
Professor David Johnston, Professor of Building Performance Evaluation within Leeds Sustainability Institute, wins Best Paper Award for the Indoor and Built Environment (IBE) journal produced by Sage Journals.
In June, a team of Leeds Beckett University students won the Engineering for People Design Challenge Grand Prize for their concept of building a women’s’ community hub in Tamil Nadu, India, using locally sourced natural and affordable materials.
There is growing concern in the UK regarding climate change and the effects that increasingly unpredictable and extreme weather is having on the places we live and work. The latest Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber seminar explored the role construction has in combating this and featured presentations on a flood protection scheme in York and a coastal defence scheme in Runswick Bay, Scarborough. The School's Head of Subject for Construction, Surveying and Project Management, Mark Wilson, chaired the event and has written his thoughts below.
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