In Focus: Mobile Applications and eReaders

On 20 September 2012 the Centre for Distance Education held a technology showcase looking at the use of Mobile Applications and and eReaders in higher education, with a special focus on distance and online learning.   The aim of the event was to provide an inspirational and thought provoking introduction to the development and deployment … Continue reading

Reimagining Open and Distance Learning

 by Jon Gregson, CDE Visiting Fellow.  March 2012. Several years ago, I was involved in a CDE funded project looking at the potential for use of mobile phones in the context of the postgraduate distance learning programme run at the time by Imperial College London, which now forms part of the SOAS CeDEP programme.  This … Continue reading

Research in Distance Education 2011: outputs

Following a very successful Research in Distance Education 2011 conference on 26 October, we are now pulling together the various outputs from the keynote, presentation and workshop sessions that took place.   This page will host or link to the podcasts, videos, presentation slides, reports and other resources that the event provided.   Keynotes ‘Technology enabled science … Continue reading

Research in Distance Education 2011

This year’s Research in Distance Education conference will be held on 26 October 2011 at Senate House, University of London.  We are delighted to announce that our two keynote speakers for the day will be Professor Eileen Scanlon, Associate Director (Research and Scholarship) at the Open University, and Professor Richard Noss, Co-Director of the London … Continue reading