Access to HE Quality and Development Network 19th May

Ixion’s own Ann Thunhurst Head of Service for 24+ Loans and Higher Education Curriculum will be facilitating a workshop on Using technology Effectively: Supporting Teaching and Distance Learning @ The Access to HE Quality and Development  Network 19th May @ 11.50 & 14.45.


Title: Using technology Effectively: Supporting Teaching and Distance Learning

Workshop overview:

Technological advances continue to impact upon both classroom practice and the availability of different modes of delivery and assessment. These advances offer opportunities but may also present some challenges, for example, in relation to arrangements for blended and distance learning and assessment. This session is designed to explore some of the opportunities for using technology in the delivery of the Access to HE Diploma and to ensuring that standards are maintained.

Session aim

To share good practice relating to the use of technology in the delivery and assessment of the Access to HE Diploma.

To increase the confidence of admissions tutors in terms of the academic rigour required by distance learning Access to HE Diplomas.

Session outcomes

At the end of the workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Describe ways of using technology effectively in the delivery and assessment of the Access to HE Diploma.
  • Discuss the challenges and good practice relating to the use technology in classroom practice and for different modes of delivery and assessment.
  • Identify appropriate actions for future development.

 


For more information and the ability to book onto the event go to the Access to Higher Education Website.