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Cross-Faculty Design Challenge Project - DMLL - Coventry University

Project : Cross-Faculty Design Challenge

27th July 2016
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Overview Arising from Governance Group meeting in November 2015, desire for cross faculty project enabling psychology students to work together with other schools to design and build a toy.  DMLL to facilitate cross-faculty working.  The CU/DMLL Cross-Faculty Design Challenge aim is to engage and support students during their formative stage and to encourage them to..

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Videos / Seminar: Poetic Enquiry


Speaker: Peter Gouzouasis Location: The Grass     About the session Across contemporary, educational research journals over the past two decades, countless researchers have realized the power of story – written from personal perspectives – in socially constructed research (Sparkes, 1997, 1999, 2001). Based on hundreds of studies written from that methodological perspective, it is..

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Videos / Talking Heads: ImparApp

  About the ImparApp Pervasive Gaming for Language Learning is a project in collaboration with the Coventry University’s Languages Centre, aiming to explore pervasive approaches to learning and exploit gamification techniques in contextualising language learning in a more active and engaging way. In this pilot, we aim to investigate the crossings of gamification and pervasive learning..

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Videos / Talking Heads: Brian Lamb

  About Brian Lamb Brian Lamb is Director of Innovation – Open Learning at Thompson Rivers University (TRU), Canada. Before joining TRU he spent more than a decade at the University of British Columbia as a Strategist contributing to a wide range of new media, open education and sustainability education initiatives. He founded some of..

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Videos / Talking Heads: Jim Groom

  About Jim Groom Jim Groom is the co-founder of Reclaim Hosting, an independent web hosting company focused on the higher education community. Previously he was the director of the Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies and adjunct professor at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

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Videos / Lost in Disruption? Ignite

Speakers: Cathryn Goodwin, Kate Green, Koula Charitonos, Samantha Clarke, Gemma Tombs Location: The Grass   About the session 5 DMLL team members. 5 minutes each. 20 slides each. 15 seconds for each slide. The DMLL presents five projects that deal with a number of challenges that we face in education and also with technology. Cathryn..

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Videos / Blabbing about Games

Speakers: Mark McGuire, Maha Abdelmoneim, Andrzej Marczewski and Maha Bali Location: The Grass   About the session Blabbing about Games is a Blab converstion over three continents discussing how gamification plays an important role in education. About the hosts About Mark McGuire @mark_mcguire My name is Mark McGuire, I live in Dunedin, New Zealand. I..

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