EdTech 2007 Programme – Parallel Session 5


Friday 25th May 2007: 11:30- 12:30
11:30 41 – Virtualisation and Visualisation: Improving Teaching and Learning in Computer Science – Sean Duignan (GMIT), Tony Hall (NUIG). Video.
11:50 30 – The ‘WCC Heuristic Evaluation Set’ – Towards a Discount Methodology for Evaluating the Usability of Web Communication and Collaboration (WCC) Groupware in Teaching and Learning – Paul Gormley & Sam Redfern, NUIG. Video.
11:30 45 – Will distance learning disappear? The integration of full-time and distance learners – Bob Kennedy & Brian Mulligan, IT Sligo. Audio.
11:50 16 – Widening access to distance education using mobile technologies – A Pilot Project – Liam Boyle, Elaine Walsh & Noeleen O’Keeffe, Oscail. Audio.
12:10 27 – On the Impact of Virtual Learning Environments on Global Communities of Educators – Ciaran O’Leary & Paul Kelly, DIT. Audio.
11:30 42 – Using Discussion Boards (within a VLE) as a Teaching and Learning Strategy. Experiences gained teaching final year undergraduate nursing students in University College Cork – Sile A. Creedon, UCC. Audio.
11:50 36 – The use of an Online Simulator to Teach Communication Skills in Healthcare – Katie Armstrong, Cathryn Rogers, Brian Fitzmaurice, Declan Dagger & Michael Gill, TCD. Audio.
12:10 Competency Tracking – How to effectively monitor and manage learner development – David Kerrigan, Enovation Solutions (Sponsor Presentation). Audio.