Phd Studentship, University of Southampton 'The Mobile Web'

Project Title: Digital disruption and value creation (Read full details) The research focuses on how small businesses in the knowledge-intensive services sector can realise value from mobile communications.  It embraces innovation theory and business strategy and will enhance competitiveness in UK plc. Supervisor: Dr Lorraine Warren (@doclorraine) Start Date: October 2010 Details of the Project: […]

LLAS E-Learning Symposium 2010

Yesterday, I went to the second day of the LLAS ‘E-Learning Symposium’. Generally an interesting day, and I made some good local contacts. All sessions were recorded, and can be seen here. Below are the sessions that I attended. Some further notes on Professor Wendy Hall‘s talk, and the Worcester session. Twitter for educational purposes: […]

Professor Wendy Hall: The Emerging Science of the Web, #llas10

Professor Wendy Hall: The Emerging Science of the Web Founder IAM Set up Web Science with Tim Berners-Lee Below are my notes taken on my netbook at the conference (earlier today) Mountbatten Archive, 1987 – first talking about digitisation, before common, cost and copyright – defeated. Interested in hypertext – e.g. Minutes from a meeting […]

Worcester: Why we Use Blended Learning #llas10

Rough notes taken from the conference: Why we use  Blended Learning (define it – using Wimba to present, f2f, online, synchronous, asynchronous) –  example classroom, asynchornous tools, projects running, future. What purpose did using BL fulfull? Languages – never enough to run a course – for lesser-taught (e.g. Arabic) and more advanced. Run courses that […]

E-Learning Symposium, Southampton, 28th/29th January 2010

“This popular symposium combines practical activities and guidance with inspiring ideas to fuel the imagination. The Subject Centre’s 5th Annual e-Learning symposium will feature the following keynote speakers: Professor Wendy Hall DBE, FRS, FREng Professor of Computer Science at the University of Southampton Russell Stannard, principal lecturer in Multimedia/ICT at the University of Westminster and […]