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Student OER Conference Competition results

Tue, 27 Aug 2013 10:01:13 +0000

Samantha Beels – 1st prize Nicola Lowe – 2nd prize 3rd place prizes are: Julia Shaw – most original Faith Chidongo – most popular Ruth Stanney – most engaging Gemma Sandry – most accessible Joanna Hadley – most informative All certificates for other participants are also ready for collection. Please contact to arrange how to […]

‘Sharing Experience in Using Open Educational Resources on Reflection’ Student Conference 21 November 2012

Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:00:24 +0000

One last post to advertise the Student Conference taking place on 21 November in the Main Building on the Brayford Campus. The theme is Reflection in Learning and Practice’ and the full day event will look at using educational resources available online to develop reflective skills. The programme is attached here.  Student Conference final programme

Last post for now….

Fri, 02 Nov 2012 12:26:17 +0000

This will be the last post on this website. The funded component of the Embedding OER project is coming to an end but the process of raising awareness of the philosophy and practice of open education will continue. Sustainable pathways for continuing the work of the six project teams has been very much part of […]

Reflection in Learning and Practice

Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:51:27 +0000

Due to high interest in the student conference ‘Reflection in Learning and Practice’  in 21st November 2012 at the University of Lincoln we have to close the registration at midnight tonight. This is due to limited capacity of the available rooms. 

OER and Adaptation Handbook: Top Ten Lessons Learned from OpenScout

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:02:05 +0000

A collection of best practices for the adaptation of learning materials as Open Educational Resources (OER) from the OpenScout project available here 10  lessons learned. Initiation: Use trusted relationships as a starting point. Not all materials are re-used as they could. However, materials achieve more attention from colleagues you are already connected with. Try to […]

Funding from the British Criminology Society

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:44:25 +0000

Being keen to create other OER modules, members of Team 3 were really pleased that they were able to secure a small bid of £1000  from the British Criminology Society. The Team intend to create an OER from the research and skills module entitled Applying Research, and also are going to try their hand at […]

Forthcoming conference paper

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:33:07 +0000

Team 3 have had a paper accepted at the SRHE (Society for Research into Higher Education) Conference in December 2012. Here is the title and a short abstract of the paper: Challenging the commoditisation of knowledge: Taking possession of the industrialisation of the HE landscape: Student as Producer and the use of Open Educational Resources. […]

Special edition of Enhanced Learning in Social Science (ELiSS)

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:24:41 +0000

If you are interested in some papers that have been published about OER’s, including some from these projects, see this special edition of ELiSS (2012) on the Student as Producer.

Criminology in the Professions OER

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:09:46 +0000

Click here to view our new  OER for Criminology in the Professions. This module is taught at level 2 on our single honours criminology degree and our joint honours degree in criminology and forensic investigartion. It is worth 15 cats points. The site is still work in progress. As well as the programme, there are […]