top blog

Category "School of Media and Performing Arts"

Categories
Change ProcessesCreative PedagogiesDigital PedagogiesLearner CitizenshipOpenness and InclusionPlayful and GamefulSeamless LearningStatusStudent Led Learning

See more filter options

MS 600x600

Project : Shakespeare Week Project

8th February 2017
Tags: ,

Overview The DMLL is working with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust (SBT) to create an interactive platform that will be used as part of the Shakespeare Week activities that they organise for primary school children. The platform is hosted on MakeWaves, a digital badges platform aimed at children under the age of 13. We have collaborated with SBT and MakeWaves..

Read More

Blog : Coriolanus Online shortlisted for the Reimagine Education Awards

10th November 2016
reimagine_shortlisted_ebadge2016

The project Coriolanus Online, co-directed by Tom Gorman (School of Media & Performing Arts) in conjunction with the University of Tampere (Finland) has been shortlisted for the prestigious Reimagine Education Awards that QS International and the University of Pennsylvania run every year. Coriolanus Online is the first stage of a two-year project that is being..

Read More

coriolanus-online

Project : Immersive Telepresence in Theatre

21st September 2016
Tags: , ,

Project leaders: Dr Tom Gorman, Dr Tiina Syrja, Senior Lecturer in Acting & Dr Mikko Kanninen, Senior Lecturer in Theatre Partners: Coventry University & University of Tampere (Finland) Overview: This project explores international co-operation in acting in a foreign language within a system that promotes a more environmentally sustainable model, eliminating (or at least diminishing) the need to..

Read More

logo-dmll

Project : Open Badges

28th January 2016
Tags: ,

Overview Open Badges recognise skills and learning through digital certification. Open Badges allow the badge owner to demonstrate achievement and the viewer to see the criteria for the badge. They are becoming increasingly popular as a means of recognising, rewarding and publicising achievements, skills and knowledge. This project is currently investigating the feasibility of using..

Read More

Lynda.com Logo

Project : Independent Learning (Lynda.com)

13th April 2015
Tags: , ,

Overview Lynda.com (www.lynda.com) is an online training platform offering tutorials and full training packages in software, programming, soft skills and a wide range of online programmes and tools. It was used in a small scale trial from January 2015. The pilot trial looked at the use of 60 licenses, primarily used in the Media Department..

Read More