MrCute

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Peter Kilcoyne's presentation on MrCute at the CETIS MDR SIG meeting in Bolton on 6th May, 2008

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MrCute

  1. 1. MR CUTE Peter Kilcoyne
  2. 2. What is MR CUTE? <ul><li>Moodle Repository, Create, Upload, Tag, Embed </li></ul><ul><li>JISC funded project </li></ul><ul><li>Repository in Moodle building on the IMS repository developed at Alton College </li></ul><ul><li>Available at www.wortech.ac.uk/mrcute </li></ul><ul><li>Moodle Man video </li></ul>
  3. 3. Before MR CUTE <ul><li>Repository only had browse functionality </li></ul><ul><li>Content only added by Administrator </li></ul><ul><li>No uploader or tagging </li></ul><ul><li>No IMS packaging </li></ul><ul><li>No learner access </li></ul>
  4. 4. Added Functionality <ul><li>Upload </li></ul><ul><li>Tagging </li></ul><ul><li>IMS packaging, standard IMS Structure </li></ul><ul><li>Searching </li></ul><ul><li>“Librarian” role </li></ul>
  5. 5. Moodle Community <ul><li>VLE usage in FE 60% Moodle 30% Blackboard / WebCT 10% other </li></ul><ul><li>(ILT Champions survey, Englebright 2008) </li></ul><ul><li>VLE usage HE Growing community including OU, University of Glasgow, Birmingham City University, University of Bath, Goldsmiths College </li></ul>
  6. 7. Upload and Tagging
  7. 8. Searching
  8. 9. Searching
  9. 10. Previewing
  10. 11. Some Issues <ul><li>Benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Searching much more effective than browsing </li></ul><ul><li>Tagging with keywords will make resources easier to find </li></ul><ul><li>Ease of version control </li></ul><ul><li>Access to shared resources </li></ul><ul><li>Challenges </li></ul><ul><li>Creating a culture of sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Engaging with lecturers </li></ul><ul><li>Training </li></ul><ul><li>IPR and copyright </li></ul><ul><li>Quality </li></ul>
  11. 12. Demonstration
  12. 13. Further Developments <ul><li>Multiple file IMS packaging and upload </li></ul><ul><li>Downloading </li></ul><ul><li>Adding URLs </li></ul><ul><li>Linking up repositories to share across institutions </li></ul><ul><li>Subject to JISC funding </li></ul>

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