The event has been a great opportunity for members of staff across UAL to discuss learning and teaching strategies in the context of the latest advancement in digital age. The implementation of e-learning and its implication in HE were discussed through the sharing of examples of good practices that illustrated how digital platforms can make teaching easier and facilitate accessing resources. The conference was introduced by Amanda Bright, Associate Dean of HE Development: Digital technologies at CSM, Shan Wareing, Dean of Learning & Teaching: UAL strategy on Learning and Teaching & Learning Technologies, Nancy Turner, Associate Dean, Learning & Teaching Development: Feedback on international trends from the DeL conference.
The program included presentations by:
Tony Quinn (BA Ceramic Design): Blogs to support student collaboration Cath Caldwell (BA Graphic Design): Exploring Workflow in BA Graphic Design Sian Evans (BA Jewellery Design): Facebook insights Hywel Davies (BA Fashion): What is ALTO? Caroline Till (MA Textile Futures): Blog & Skype Tyrone Messiah (4D): Lynda.com revealed Ray Barker and Muz Mehmet (Technical staff): Workshop video guides Innovation Centre: Making the most of Twitter Geoff Makstusis (BAASO): Make a Doodle date