HoA and Google-Slides to create multi format instructions

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It is possible to quickly generate a print format instructional resource from a video #screencast, using #Google-Slides Related pattern: video teaching What There are many reasons to want a printed version of any information. Some people need it for offline viewing, others as a slower more deliberate form of study, others for comprehension, etc. This example looks at how to … Read More

2015 was just the beginning

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2015 saw the establishment of the Digital Learning Team in the College. With the edict to ‘support digital learning and teaching’ in DSC and a team of 5 educational developers (2 working on GLbD full time) we set off to engage with teaching and support staff through projects, professional development activities and the e-learning innovation incubator (EII). Soon we were busy working with … Read More

Starting a project with Journalism – International internships

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A picture of a television news room

Andrea McLagan and I met with Alex Wake and Rilke Muir from Journalism to discuss a project aimed at improving the preparedness of journalism students embarking on their international internships. Internships are a fundamental aspect of the Journalism degree and some students spend most of their time out on internship (local and international). The international internships formally take place in … Read More

New York Study Tour

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New York

It was a pleasure to be able to speak with Kerin Elsum’s students about curating the material they develop during their current study tour of New York. Students in the Bachelor of Advertising do an annual study tour to New York. While there they get the opportunity to gain experience within 3 media design studios including Sesame Street! As preparation for … Read More