I don't do technology

  • 407 views
Uploaded on

Presentation for Look now! Look Ahead! at St Martins College, 25th May 2007

Presentation for Look now! Look Ahead! at St Martins College, 25th May 2007

More in: Business , Technology
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
407
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
1
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. “ I don’t do technology” A look at the implications of user and technology trends in Higher Education Lawrie Phipps JISC [email_address]
  • 2. Knowing the future is not easy! 1899: Heavier than air flying machines are an impossibility Lord Kelvin, Science Minister 1901: The world market for cars is 1 million Henry Ford
  • 3. Knowing the future is not easy! Computers in the future may weigh no more than 1.5 tons I think there is a world market for maybe five computers There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home Television won't last because people will soon get tired of staring at a plywood box every night There is practically no chance communications space satellites will be used to provide better telephone, telegraph, television, or radio service
  • 4. What is changing now?
  • 5. One of our ‘Users’: Jane I don’t do technology! I don’t do technology!
  • 6. A Mature Student’s backpack Jeff AKA: Taliesinphoenix
  • 7. Ross The first thing I tend to do in the morning is check my e-mails Technology plays a big part in my learning I like to discuss my course online The V L what? Oh yeah, I use that (I think) but mostly we use face book and MSN My ipod is for my music I’d never heard of web 2.0 until today – I’ve always done this stuff
  • 8.  
  • 9. All of these are real students
    • Jane, Jeff and Ross are all students (Jane is a mature student)
    • We often think of them as ‘digital natives’
    • Does this term help?
  • 10.  
  • 11.  
  • 12. What do our new e-spaces look like? Peter Hartley recently defined 3 spaces Social Space Formal Space Retreat Formal Space Retreat Formal Space Retreat
  • 13. So…
    • If you were creating a new course / curriculum,
    • resources are not a consideration,
    • you know that Ross, Jane and Jeff are doing the course
    • What would it look like?
    • Actually, not what would it look like, what will it look like?
  • 14. Is there a framework that can help? Informed, rich dialogue Evidence based decisions Development User engagement Transition & decision Technical Development