Online education has become a priority for many British Universities and one the key drivers of their internationalisation strategies. Distance learning programmes can help generate income and consolidate institutions’ prestige in the international market of education. Led by this perspective, more and more universities are investing into online education but…
- how do we guarantee that resources and effort are invested efficiently to deliver high quality programmes?
This webinar is aimed at professional and academic staff who will be involved in the delivery of new online postgraduate programmes targeting an international audience. The webinar will cover key aspects to start the planning of a new online course:
- Planning stages involved in the delivery of an online course.
- How to teach in a digital environment: learning design methodology.
- QA procedures to guarantee good practices in online education.
The webinar will be delivered by educational consultants Mari Cruz Garcia and James Igoe.
Mari Cruz Garcia as a wide range of experience delivering international online programmes, such as the Kuwait Scotland eHealth Innovation Network (KSeHIN), an educational partnership between the Dundee Medical School and the Ministry of Health in Kuwait, the Nikosia Medical School International Programme and the MOOC4Inclusion Initiative commissioned by the European Commission and the Directorate General Joint Research Centre.
James Igoe has experience in the third sector at Citizens Advice Scotland, developing the online CAB adviser training programme and online programmes for external organisations such as Poppy Scotland, Samaritans and Money Advice Scotland, and in the HE sector with SCHOLAR developing online programmes mapping to the Curriculum for Excellence.
Mari Cruz and James currently work for Heriot-Watt University enhancing the HW Online International Programme.
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A recording of this session is available at: https://eu.bbcollab.com/recording/744e0bacdb0b4940bc0058f678d37d65
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