Monthly Archives: November 2011

DIAL update 30 November 2011

Its only early days for the DIAL project and we’ve already had an intense couple of weeks, we’ve been talking to lots of staff and students from across the university and are beginning to build up an early picture of … Continue reading

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Open and Networked Learning… or Social Learning and Collaboration?

This is my proposal for a core community on Open & Networked Learning. The name is up for discussion; when Chris and I were discussing it we came up with ‘online reflective practice’, but given that we’re currently identifying ‘parent’ … Continue reading

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Helen Beetham: Digital Literacy and the Role of the University #LTAlectures

Helen Beetham, known to many of us through her work for JISC and HEFCE, her model for learning activity design, and her involvement in the University’s e-Centre launch last month, is a leading light in the field of e-learning policy … Continue reading

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Visitors and Residents project feedback

As part of the JISC Developing Digital Literacies programme, Dave White (University of Oxford) and Lynn Connaway (OCLC) will be presenting findings from their Visitors and Residents project. Please see link to register below (and do pass on to interested … Continue reading

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Library Services is on board!

The support community we will instigate focuses on information literacies in the broadest sense. We are particularly interested in the digital information life cycle – from research, to review and then output. We want a sustainable and participative way of … Continue reading

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DIAL links

We are in the process of creating an online forum/website home for DIAL, we are planing to take advantage of existing frameworks and developments to host and build this space using drupal, more about this in the 3 month project … Continue reading

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Feedback notes from Enterprise week session: ‘Sharing knowledge improve and develop professional identities’

Had a really enjoyable and fruitful discussion with students, alumni and industry members at this event, about 35 people in total, the talk was part of Enterprise week at UAL, there was lots of interest and ideas for DIAL. Discussion: … Continue reading

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Learning studio ALTO & DIAL

In this video Chris Follows introduces an overview of JISC funded projects at UAL including  ALTO and the new DIAL project (all links below)  Chris joins the Learning Studio group 15/11/11 using Wimba. The learning studio group are a new … Continue reading

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DIAL project

The DIAL project is now on Twitter! We have a twitter tag – #dialproject

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DIAL related content

Here’s some DIAL related post I’ve started to compile that may be of interest or relevance to the DIAL project. Also see related content on the right of each post and the tgs, there’s some interesting connections.

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