Janet Small

Job title

Course developer


Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching, University of Cape Town


Bio Janet works as part of the Curriculum and Course Design team and is a member of the MOOC Implementation Team at the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT) at the University of Cape Town. Her experience in educational design is wide ranging – including educational offerings for different audiences (older adults, students and working people), various purposes (such as Summer School, professional development, short courses, popular education workshops) and forms of provision (face2face, blended and online). With Dr Alan Cliff, Janet is also responsible for helping to support the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) systems at UCT. Janet is part of the Global Citizenship Programme co-ordination team which focuses on developing graduate attributes among currently registered students. She has a background is in adult education and is passionate about lifelong learning. See more at:

lifelong learning, MOOCs, open education, course and curriculum design, online provision for diverse constituencies

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