CDE seminar: Following the money – the cost benefits of student support in distance education

CENTRE FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION SEMINAR Following the money – the cost benefits of student support in distance education On Thursday 15 May we welcomed Ormond Simpson, CDE Visiting Fellow, back to Senate House to conduct a free lunchtime seminar analysing the cost benefits of student support in distance education. The seminar showed that student support need … Continue reading

Research and Innovation in Distance Education and eLearning 2012

This year’s CDE conference, Research and Innovation in Distance Education and eLearning, was held on 19 October 2012 at Senate House, University of London. Our two keynote speakers for the day were Professor Diana Laurillard, Chair of Learning with Digital Technologies in the Faculty of Culture and Pedagogy, London Knowledge Lab, and Steve Wheeler, Associate Professor in Information … Continue reading

The Digital Divide – implications for equity in higher education in South Africa

UNISA

CDE SEMINAR: The Digital Divide – implications for equity in higher education in South Africa and in particular the University of South Africa (UNISA) the national open and distance learning university Wednesday 14 September 2011   “High costs and limited connectivity restrict the scope for exploiting the full potential of ICT education…… the global digital … Continue reading

Research developments

A programme of research in distance education has been established to encourage practical advances in teaching, learning and assessment in distance learning throughout the University. Read about the background and see final reports and outputs from the completed Teaching and Research Awards by visiting our research page.   LATEST NEWS 5 April 2011: The London … Continue reading