Dissemination of IT for the Promotion of Materials Science (DoITPoMS)

DoITPoMS About DoITPoMS Aims and objectives

Aims and objectives


  • To create a primary archive of photomicrographs, digital video clips, etc, for use by teachers in developing secondary resources, and as a teaching and learning resource in its own right.
  • To create a library of exemplar teaching and learning packages (TLPs) covering common topics and making use of video clips and other material from the primary archive.


To build on recognised expertise in the use of information technology (IT) in enhancing the student learning experience and to disseminate these techniques within the Materials Education community in the UK.