eLEARNING FORUM AGENDA 12 JULY 2010


A meeting of the eLearning Forum will be held on Monday 12 July 2010 at 2pm in the Fairlie Room, Main Library.

Ms J Aitken/Mrs N Lafferty
Joint Conveners

6 July 2010

AGENDA

Preliminary Remarks: to welcome Dr Aileen McGuigan (representing Mr N Taylor) and Mr Andy McMahon (representing Dr D Sloan representing IT Disability Issues, in conjunction with David Sloan DMAG) to their first meeting of the Forum.
PRESENTATION: to consider a brief presentation from Mrs N Lafferty on the use of Wordpress to facilitate communication throughout the University on Forum issues.
1 MINUTES
To consider the minutes of the meeting of 31 May 2010. Paper A Download
2 MATTERS ARISING
(1) Membership and Convenership of the Forum: Additional Student Membership (Minute 2(1))
To consider an oral report from Mr G Paton and to note that Professor Calderhead had agreed that Ms Aitken and Mrs Lafferty should be co-opted onto the Library & Information Services Committee.
(2) Summer e-Learning Systems Maintenance Period (Minute 2(2))
To consider an oral report from Dr L Walsh.
(3) Staff and Student e-Learning Surveys (Minute 2(3))
To consider two papers from Dr L Walsh. Paper B1 and B2 Download B1 and Download B2
(4) Academic Professional Development in Relation to e-Learning (Minute 2(4))
To consider oral reports from Ms J Aitken and Mrs N Lafferty.
(5) Alternative University E-mail System for Staff and/or Students: Options Appraisal: Progress Report (Minute 2(5))
To consider an oral report from Mr T Mortimer and a paper from Dr E Monaghan. Paper C Download
(6) E-Learning Forum: Web Presence (Minute 3)
To consider an oral report from Dr Walsh.
(7) Questionmark Perception: Conference Report (Minute 5)
To consider an oral report from Dr Benwell.
(8) iTunes U: University of Dundee Presence (Minute 6)
To consider an oral reports from Mrs Lafferty and Mr Mortimer.
3 E-LEARNING FORUM: OUTLINE PROGRAMME OF WORK FOR THE NEXT ACADEMIC SESSION
To consider a paper from Ms J Aitken and Mrs N Lafferty. Paper D Download
4 E-LEARNING FORUM: ROLE OF SCHOOL REPRESENTATIVES
To consider oral reports from Ms J Aitken and Mrs N Lafferty.
5 TAKING FORWARD CHANGE IN TECHNOLOGY ENHANCED LEARNING (TEL)
To consider an oral report from Dr Walsh including the proposals to establish an institutional team and to arrange a one-day internal conference involving school teams (including students) focused on sharing and cascading good TEL practice. Paper E to follow
6 ANY OTHER BUSINESS
7 DATE OF NEXT MEETING
To note the following dates for the Forum's meetings for the next academic session (all Mondays at 2pm Fairle Room, Main Library): 23 August; 4 October; 6 December; 7 February; 28 March; 9 May; 11 July 2011.