Excited about new technologies?
We are excited about launching our new MSc in Learning Innovation this Autumn. The course will be available on campus from October 2012 and can be taken full-time or on a module-by-module basis. An online version of the course will be available from October 2013. There are four 30-credit modules (Technology Enhanced Learning, Learning Design, […]
7 principles of learning design
http://www.flickr.com/photos/24289877@N02/3638995571/ In this blog post I want to describe seven principles of learning design. I would welcome comments. Are there any others I have missed for example? The first is that teachers are bewildered by the plethora of tools available and lack the skills necessary to make informed learning design decisions. Therefore a key facet […]
EDEN exec!
I am delighted to have been elected to the EDEN executive!  The website states: The European Distance and E-Learning Network exists to share knowledge and improve understanding amongst professionals in distance and e-learning and to promote policy and practice across the whole of Europe and beyond. I must admit I was a tad nervous standing up and saying why I […]
TEL considerations at UNISA
I’ve just returned from a great trip to South Africa with five of my colleagues from Leicester (Ale Armellini, Ming Nie, Palitha Edirisingha, Terese Bird and Gabi Witthaus). Gabi is collating all twelve of our presentations on the BDRA blog, which will also have some audio and video recordings of the sessions. We were presenting to […]