Category Archives: OER

WS10 Towards Open Educational Practices at CPUT

Facilitators: Daniela Gachago, CIET, Bronwyn Swartz, Engineering and Janine Lockhart, Library Date and location:  1st of June 2017, 13.30-15.30, Centre for eLearning, Cape Town Workshop description Openness is a key concern in recent times in higher education; experiences such as open … Continue reading

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Developing, re-purposing and quality assurance of OERs

Presenter: Glenda Cox, CILT, UCT Date and time: 14th of June, 10.00-13.00 Location: e-Learning Building, Cape Town campus Seminar description: You are invited to attend a workshop on the teaching opportunities afforded by Open Educational Resources (OER) in South Africa. Emerging … Continue reading

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Sourcing, adapting and quality assuring of Open Educational Resources

Presenter: Glenda Cox, UCT Date and time: 18th of June, 14.00-16.00 Location: Faculty of Applied Sciences, Bellville Campus Seminar description: You are invited to attend a workshop on the teaching opportunities afforded by Open Educational Resources (OER) in South Africa. Emerging … Continue reading

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Seminar: Research Data Management

Facilitator: Zanele Mathe, library, CPUT Date: 24th of April 2014, 14.00-16.00 Location: Room 428, Engineering Building, Cape Town Seminar description: The seminar is on Research Data Management: Conversation with researchers at CPUT. Research data management (RDM) is becoming an important … Continue reading

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Open, online courses

Facilitator: Dr Michael Rowe, UWC Date: 10th of April 2014, 14.00-16.00 Location: Science Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Old Sciences Building, Bellville campus Description of seminar: Where is the value in university courses? Is it in the content, the engagement with others, … Continue reading

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2013 Teaching and Learning with Technology Day – CfP

    Date: 6th of November 2013, 9.00-16.00 Location: Bellville Campus, CPUT Theme: Openness in Higher Education – Starting a conversation Openness is a key concern in recent times in higher education both globally and in South Africa. Experiences such … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources

This is the presentation I gave as part of the Teaching Development Grant Initiative (Thanks to Veronica Mitchell for the wonderful presentation and thanks for sharing it under CC ;))   [slideshare id=14059079&doc=opencontentpresentation-120824035623-phpapp01]   Some of the links we explored: … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources in Teaching and Learning

Facilitator: Prof. Cheryl Hodgkinson-William and Michael Paskevicius (UCT) Date, time and venue: 15th of April 2010, 14.00-16.00, room 4.106, Library, Cape Town Campus. Workshop description: This workshop will introduce participants to the concept of open educational resources (OER), highlight some of the … Continue reading

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OER in South African Institutions of Higher Education

I have attended a very interesting workshop on Open Educational Resources (OER) and Open Course Ware (OCW) hosted by the UWC on Friday, the 12th of February 2010. Following a board meeting of the OCW Consortium with leaders in OCW such as the MIT … Continue reading

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