OER International Case Study Published

Further to the recent post about Oxford’s OER International project funded by the HEA, you can now read the full case study. The purpose of Oxford OER International was to identify suitable elements of the University of Oxford’s existing OER … Continue reading

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OxTALENT Awards

Congratulations to the Great Writers Inspire Student Ambassadors who were runners up in the Student Podcasting category at last night’s OxTALENT Awards, an annual event held to celebrate Oxford’s innovative use of technology in teaching and learning. This award recognises … Continue reading

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Open Education Week

This week is the first ever Open Education Week which aims to raise awareness of the open education movement and its impact on teaching and learning worldwide. Oxford University Computing Services has successfully run many open projects; one of our … Continue reading

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Amazing timelapse video of the Oxford Radcliffe Observatory Quarter

In this timelapse video created from over 30,000 images you can follow the building work taking place at the new Oxford Radcliffe Observatory Quarter. http://www.ox.ac.uk/roq/video_of_the_site.html Background The Radcliffe Observatory Quarter is one of the most significant development projects the University … Continue reading

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OED & research on Shakespeare’s impact on the English Language

Professor Charlotte Brewer introduces the methodology behind the creation of the OED and how current activity to update the Dictionary may reveal new evidence about Shakespeare’s impact on the English Language. Hear the talk on the brand new improved web … Continue reading

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End of the beginning

The Triton project has achieved a lot in 1 year; our final report and a host of resources for reuse are available on the project website.  The aim of the Triton project was to bring high-quality open educational resources (OER) … Continue reading

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Not closed, definitely open

A week ago the Ripple project team completed the final report for this HEA/JISC OER phase 2 project. The report and appendices are available on the project website along with a wealth of resources which will be of use to … Continue reading

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“The best one yet”

According to some of the attendees at the third Ripple workshop it was the best one so far. There was a very positive atmosphere in the Mawby Room at Kellogg College with interesting presentations and though-provoking group sessions. This workshop … Continue reading

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From fresh art to cold war – more content released

Although the OpenSpires project has now ended, the processes are in place within the University to allow material to be continually released as Open Content. Since formally finishing in spring 2010, OpenSpires has released around 20 more sets of learning … Continue reading

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Media and eLearning Internships at Harper Adam University College

Roger Greenhalgh at Harper Adams University College has 4 Media and eLearning Internship opportunities. More details are available on the following link. http://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/staff/vacancies/vacancy.cfm?id=201021 Please get in touch with Roger if you would like to find out more. Closing date 12 … Continue reading

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