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Online Distance Learning Forum

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Online Distance Learning Forum

  1. 1. e-distance learning forum 17.10.2007 Update on online distance learning at the University of Edinburgh Jake Broadhurst e-Learning Business Development Manager College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Postgraduate Directorate
  2. 2. A University imperative... <ul><li>… seeking opportunities to expand access to our provision at postgraduate and continuing professional development (CPD) levels through judicious choice of market-led developments of e-distance courses . </li></ul><ul><li>Uo E Strategic Plan 2004-2008 </li></ul>
  3. 3. ODL Programmes <ul><li>Up and running </li></ul><ul><li>Anaesthesia Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Education </li></ul><ul><li>e-Learning </li></ul><ul><li>Forensic Medicine & Science </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation, Technology and the Law </li></ul><ul><li>International Animal Health </li></ul><ul><li>Neuroimaging </li></ul><ul><li>Pain Management </li></ul><ul><li>Surgical Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>Translational Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>In development </li></ul><ul><li>Emerging and Neglected Infectious Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Health Informatics </li></ul><ul><li>Health Information Governance </li></ul><ul><li>Equine Science </li></ul><ul><li>+ ? </li></ul><ul><li>Reproductive Biomedicine </li></ul><ul><li>Sleep Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Global health and public policy </li></ul><ul><li>Health inequalities and public policy </li></ul><ul><li>Health systems and public policy </li></ul>
  4. 5. Partnerships enhance Distance Learning Programmes <ul><li>Makerere University, Uganda </li></ul><ul><li>African Universities Veterinary e ‑ Learning Consortium (AUVEC) </li></ul><ul><li>University of Florida, USA </li></ul><ul><li>University of Sydney, Australia </li></ul><ul><li>The Royal College of Surgeons, Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>National Health Service Education for Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>Merck-Serono Pharmaceuticals, Switzerland </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish Police College </li></ul><ul><li>South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis (SACEMA) </li></ul>
  5. 9. Currently on my mind… <ul><li>How should we resource programmes ? </li></ul><ul><li>What drives student recruitment ? </li></ul><ul><li>What scale of student numbers do we want? </li></ul><ul><li>Postgraduate degrees and professional development - how separate should they be? </li></ul><ul><li>How will technology change and can the University keep up? </li></ul><ul><li>How can UoE governance frameworks be expanded to include ODL programmes? </li></ul><ul><li>How can support services (College & Central) learn and adapt to enable innovation in programme development and delivery? </li></ul>
  6. 10. Thanks & Good Luck! <ul><li>Jake Broadhurst </li></ul><ul><li>e-Learning Business Development Manager </li></ul><ul><li>College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Postgraduate Directorate </li></ul><ul><li>Jake.Broadhurst@ed.ac.uk </li></ul><ul><li>242 6518 </li></ul>

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