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    • Jacques Raynauld, Chair of technology for teaching and learning HEC Montréal June 10-15, 2012Growing Community;Growing Possibilities
    •  Overview of Open Syllabus, a Sakai contrib tool along with its mobile version Special twist ◦ Students first ◦ “Typical user” ◦ Semantic content Special thanks to Jean Talbot, Olivier Gerbé, Claude Coulombe and HEC Montréal IT team. 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 2
    •  Large business school Part of the University of Montreal campus 12 000 students 250 career professors 500 adjuncts 4 000 full time undergraduate students Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise Campus Solutions 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 3
    •  Origin of the project OpenSyllabus: a semantic resources/activities organizer OpenSyllabus mobile Road map 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 4
    • Another app 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 5
    •  ECAR 2010 – 62.7% of American students have a smart phone University of Montreal /MATI - 27% of Cegep students have a smart phone Large numbers of apps launched by universities … course content varies widely 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 6
    •  Mobile project in a graduate course in Web design and electronic commerce at HEC Montréal Students have zoomed in quicky on the main weakness of HEC information system … … silos. They have to access four different systems to gather all the information needed fo a lecture ( time slot, room number, location, content of the lecture) 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 7
    • Need for timely, relevant and clearinformation on tasks, due dates, etc. 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 8
    •  There are other apps Sakai Google Summer of Code uMobile 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 9
    • Sakai Mobile (not an app) 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 10
    • A semanticresources/activities organizer 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 11
    • PDF - paper Ressources - web1. Contact information • Documents to download2. Objectives (pdf, ppt, doc, etc.)3. Requirements (evaluation) • Citations4. Grading • Hyperlinks5. College policies • Assignments6. Schedule of readings, due • Quizzes dates • Discussion Boards • Etc. 11th Sakai Conference - June 15-17, 2010 12
    • Actual Syllabus PDF - paper tool in Sakai1. Contact information Post a doc or PDF2. Objectives file Use an editor3. Requirements (evaluation)4. Grading No semantic or5. College policies tool integration6. Schedule of readings, due date Interactive Syllabus – Virginia Lesson Builder, Rutgers Dashboard, Michigan Schedule 11th Sakai Conference - June 15-17, 2010 13
    •  Contrib tool that organises all the resources (files, citations) and tools (Test&Quiz, assignments, Forum, etc.) in one easy to consult place XML semantic representation First developped in 2004 at HEC Montréal Recoded in GWT as a Sakai Contrib tool in 2010 2000 course sites – 10,000 students 12th Sakai Conference – Los Angeles, California – June 14-16 14
    • Open Syllabus is a Sakai Tool 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 15
    • Structure of the syllabus Information (semantic)Content of lecture 1 including links to the Library 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 16
    • The content isorganized by sub- sections (semantic) 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 17
    • How to add a resource. 18 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference
    • Adding a file from resources Specifying the context of the resource in lecture 1: Diffusion level, requirement level, etc. 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 19
    • Specifying in which sub-section the resource belongs: ObjectivesActivity before sessionActivity during session Activity after session Etc. 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 20
    • A typical Due date is a fieldevaluation 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 21
    • How to set the evalutionattributes (due date). 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 22
    •  Screen cast http://vimeo.com/24932699 Sand-box : http://osyltest.hec.ca Slideshare : http://www.slideshare.net/jacquesr54/sakai1 1-la-opensyllabus 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 23
    • Silos integration 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 24
    • OpenSyllabus/Sakai Assignment due dates Work to be done for each lecturePeopleSoft AnnouncementSchedule Contact informationRoom numbersExams dates www.hec.ca serverEtc. Room location
    • 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 26
    •  OpenSyllabus XML file is decomposed in smaller components (ex. The different lectures) Some components are merged to People Soft information (lectures and room numbers) OpenSyllabusMobile Server GWT mobile Phone Gap (Android and iPhone versions) 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 27
    • 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 28
    • My courses or My courses orevaluations evaluationsthis week for another week + or – moves up or down the weeks 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 29
    • Content for theweek – lecture 1with sub-sectionstitles 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 30
    • General infoAnnouncement Description of the course 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 31
    • Contact Any room isinformation linked to the plan of the building 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 32
    • List of all the lectures 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 33
    •  Large pilot in September This a beta version - we are going to rewrite the App in September … … very open to other initiatives (tools, projects, uMobile, etc.) We are convinced that syllabus content is key for the mobile app jacques.raynauld@hec.ca opensyllabus@hec.ca 2012 Jasig Sakai Conference 34