Tag Archives: Learning design

New Learning and Teaching Guide – Learning Design

Grainne Conole and Rebecca Galley have written a new addition to the Learning & Teaching Guide series for OU staff.  This guide explains all about Learning Design and introduces some of the tools, resources and activities that have been created … Continue reading

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IET White papers

IET has published two White Papers: Learning Analytics http://kn.open.ac.uk/document.cfm?docid=13513 (by Professor Martin Weller) Open Design http://kn.open.ac.uk/document.cfm?docid=13514 (by Professor Grainne Conole) A third IET White Paper will be published soon: Open Educational Resources (by Dr Patrick McAndrew)

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Refreshing Assessment presentation 3 – podcast

From ‘Trivial Pursuit’ to ‘Serious e-Assessment’ – Authoring and maintaining quality questions for e-assessment Professor Don Mackenzie, Professional e-Assessment Services http://youtu.be/elzvozEhvxQ Recorded on 29th June at The Open University

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Refreshing Assessment presentation 2 – podcast

An introduction to test psychometrics Lester Gilbert, University of Southampton Understanding how to make interactive computer marked assessment questions more reliable and valid. http://youtu.be/F5Lu3EdsXNo Recorded 20th June at The Open University

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Refreshing Assessment presentation 1 – podcast

Exploring eAssessment Design Dr Helen Ashton, Heriot-Watt University Understanding how to design eAssessment questions is key to supporting staff and students during their learning. Used formatively, the right questions can provide confidence to students, highlight areas of strength and weakness … Continue reading

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