Workshops, conferences, courses: Oct-Nov-Dec 2010 and planning ahead

Here’s the latest selection of workshops, conferences and courses

See also the Research and Scholarly Support Network Moodle site which you can browse as a guest or join in as a participant



Two copyright workshops (both in November, both in London): 
– JISC Advance workshop:
Digital Media and Copyright Seminar
– British Film and Video Council workshop:
Copyright clearance for Print, Broadcast and Multimedia Production

 The future agenda?  The current agenda!  Two conferences on similar lines (£££s):
– Higher Level Skills and Work Based Learning conference.  In November, York
– New Landscapes; new business partnerships conference.  In Dec., Leeds 

         And in similar vein and again, not cheap:
– Is Our Higher Education Sector Fit for the Future?  Public Policy Exchange.  
         In November, London
The virtual classroom.  Is this the way of things to come?   A ‘webinar conference’ about synchronous online learning.  Cost is free and it’s from your desk.  November 10th.
(Ian Mills from Blackpool and Fylde College is one of the distinguished presenters!)

A series of online seminars: all free
Starting with Effective assessment in a digital age on 3rd November 11.00-11.30
And Online tools to support information advice and guidance for those progressing to higher level study.  15th November 11.00-11.30
Follow this link for more information about these and the rest of the series.

(JISC) Innovating elearning 2010 online conference 
23-26 November, all online. £50 with loads and loads of activities and resources before and after the event.

Synthesis Report on Assessment and Feedback with Technology Enhancement
Event on 10th November 10:25 am to 3:30 pm, University of Southampton

Planning ahead

Working more online these days and feel you need to develop your skills? 
A course in Effective Online Tutoring coming up in February, 2011.  These courses seem to be filling up pretty quickly, so worth planning ahead if you’re interested.

A definite date for your diary!
College Research Day at Liverpool Community College.
29 April, 2011.  Key note:  Frank Coffield.  More information nearer the time –
NB  date now changes due to Royal Wedding plans – see later info!


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