The Educational Technology Unit, Fundani CHED, has lined up another exciting series of workshops on the integration of innovative technologies in teaching and learning, from February to November 2011.
Local experts in the field from CPUT but also other Universities in the region, will present on their experiences on using much-talked about technologies, such as Social Media, mobile technologies, online resources, digital images, personal learning environments, digital storytelling in their teaching.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to listen to first-hand accounts, practical tips and gain hands-on access on some of the most promising new developments in teaching and learning. Individual workshops will be advertised through CPUT newsflash and the Educational Technology Unit blog.
2011 Workshop description
|Month||Workshop Title||Date||Presenter(s)||Hosting Faculty|
|February||Creating podcasts with Audacity (hands-on)||24/2/2011||Daniela Gachago (CPUT)||Fundani|
|March||Mobile Learning – encouraging learners to use mobile phones during lectures||10/3/2011||Prof. Dick Ng’ambi (UCT)||Fundani|
|April||Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) for managing your research||13/4/2011||Michael Rowe (UWC)||Business|
|May||Using Pearson’s mylabs to enhance student learning||19/5/2011||Pearsons||Applied Sciences|
|June||Rapid e-learning- a lecturer’s best friend||8/6/2011||Dr. JP Bosman (Stellenbosch)||Engineering|
|July||Accessing teaching and learning resources through databases, OERs, e-books and electronic catalogues||28/7/2011||Ms Shanaaz Frier (CPUT)||Library|
|August||Digital stories for professional development in pre-service teacher education||18/8/2011||Dr. Janet Condy, Daniela Gachago, Dr. Eunice Ivala (CPUT)||Education|
|September||Social media in teaching and learning (Facebook, Twitter and blogs)||29/9/2011||Bruce Snaddon, Marian Pike and Jolanda Morkel (CPUT)||Informatics and Design|
|October||Using digital images for teaching and learning||20/10/2011||Shihaam Donnely
|Health and Wellness|
|November||CPUT Technology day- showcasing innovative technologies in teaching and learning at CPUT||2/11/2011||Eunice Ivala and Daniela Gachago