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Centre for Learning and Quality Enhancement

ENGAGING THE DIGITAL GENERATION
IN ACADEMIC LITERACY

Hosted by:
School of Engineering and Information Sciences
in conjunction with
The Centre for Learning and Quality Enhancement

29th June 2010

Venue:
Middlesex University, Hendon

Programme

9.25 Rickett Quadrangle Coffee and registration
9.45 HG19, Hatchcroft Welcome: Professor Margaret House, Deputy Vice Chancellor
10.00 - 11.00 Keynote session: HG19 Tara Brabazon, Professor of Media, University of Brighton: Digital Dieting - a guide through information obesity
11.00 - 11.15 Rickett Quadrangle Coffee break
Parallel presentations and workshops (5 tracks)
11.15 - 12.15 Track A, H105 Tara Brabazon: Podcasting Postgraduates
11.15 - 12.15 Track B, C110 Caroline Reid, Alex Chapman, Alan Durrant: Web 2.0 for learning and teaching - the teacher's tale
11.15 - 12.15 Track C, C111 Ellie Franklin: What does it take to teach 21st century kids from a 15th century textbook?
11.15 - 12.15 Track D, CG60 George Dafoulas: Effects of Social Networking in Academic Literacy - Myths and Truths
11.15 - 12.15 Track E, CG62 Marian Clark, Maureen Smojkis: Digital Stories: Creating Reusable Learning Objects to link theory and practice in health and social care education
12.15 - 13.15 Room CG47 Lunch
13.15 - 14.00 Keynote session: HG19 Steve Wheeler, Plymouth University: Digital Tribes and the Social Web - How Web 2.0 will Transform Learning in Higher Education
Parallel presentations and workshops (5 tracks)
14.00 - 14.45 Track A, H105 Anne Flood: Turnitin2 - The Next Generation
14.00 - 14.45 Track B, C110 Mike Howarth: The Self-Editor - a strategy for improving reflective writing
14.00 - 14.45 Track C, C111 Elizabeth Stokes, Paula Bernaschina: Using digital literacy to develop academic literacy
14.00 - 14.45 Track D, CG60 Steve Chilton: Learning to learn online
14.00 - 14.45 Track E, CG62 Kristian Sund: Attendance, Employability and Learning Technologies - are we getting it right?
14.45 - 15.00 Rickett Quadrangle Coffee break
15.00 - 15.45 Keynote session: HG19 William Wong, Professor of Human-Computer Interaction at Middlesex University What matters (?)
15.45 - 16.00 Plenary session: HG19 Professor Barry Jackson, Director of Teaching and Learning, Middlesex University
16.00 - 16.30 Farewell and close Professor Barry Jackson, Director of Teaching and Learning, Middlesex University

This is a free event so we would strongly encourage people to book early as places are limited.

 
Date created: 28 Apr 2010 : Last modified: 28 Apr 2010
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