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LTS - Some Tools, Technologies and Trajectories: Discussions and demonstrations, 23 May 2012

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Chris Pegler
8 May 2012

Where: Library Seminar Rooms 1 & 2/Library Interactive Learning Suite (ILS),  Walton Hall 

Time: 10.00 - 12.45 (Plenary sessions) - Seminar Rooms
           10.30 - 12.15 (Hands-on sessions) - ILS

Date:   23 May 2012
The plenary portion of this event was recorded and will be made available to OU staff via Stadium.
This event provides an overview and hands-on view of technologies and tools developed by LTS.
Time
Seminar Rooms 1-2
Library Interactive Learning Suite (ILS)
10–10.30           
(30 mins)
OpenStudio
Presenters:
Jamie Daniels, Jane Bromley
 
Story behind OS; how academic vision became a mainstream tool - this will look at how a tool has developed and been reused and repurposed across four and more modules.
 
 
10.30–10.45      
(15 mins)
Break
Demonstrations and hands-on with:
  • OpenStudio
  • Use of mapping
  • Sibelius software
  • Google apps
  • Annotate
  • Virtual Residential School
Demonstrators
Rob Barnes
Guy Barrett*
Greg Black
Jane Bromley
Jamie Daniels
Gerald Evans
Vicky Eves
Teg Lansdell
Pete Mitton
Louise Olney*
Simon Rodwell
 
 
 
10.45–11.15      
(30 mins)
Space and Sound
Presenters:
Pete Mitton, Simon Rodwell
 
• Use of mapping
• Sibelius software
11.15–11.30      
(15 mins)
Break
11.30–12.00      
(30 mins)
Study aids for VLE 2.0
Presenters:
Gerald Evans, Vicky Eves, Louise Olney*, Rob Barnes
 
• Module maps and study calendars
• Annotate
• Virtual Residential School
 
This will look at how the decisions about whether to make walled garden OU tools or use/adapt others happens and offer examples.
12–12.15           
(15 mins)
Break
12.15–12.45      
(30 mins)
Open discussion: “What else could LTS be doing?”
Presenters:
Pete Mitton, Jim Ellis, Ekkehard Thumm, David Wilson*
 
 

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