FDOL132 Unit 2 Digital Literacies with Dr Cristina Costa


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FDOL132 Unit 2 Digital Literacies with Dr Cristina Costa

  1. 1. #FDOL132 Hello and welcome to the #FDOL132 webinar Please go to: Meeting > Audio setup wizard to check your audio Flexible, Distance and Online Learning an open course using COOL FISh http://fdol.wordpress.com/ Twitter: @openfdol #fdol132 unit 2: digital literacies with Dr Cristina Costa 26 September 2013, 9.30-10.30am (UK time) “It feels like that community buzz has been created amongst colleagues in this course, but across geographical boundaries.” participant
  2. 2. FDOL132 Learners • Registered: 107 • FDOL132 community in G+ until now: 63 • Signed up for PBL groups until now: 31 • PBL groups: 4 (8-9 members in each) • PBL facilitators: 4 Countries • UK - 66 • Sweden – 17 • Canada – 4 • Ireland – 2 • also participants from: Hongkong, Argentina, Greenland, Switzerland, Slovenia, Belgium, New Zealand, Norway status: 25 September 2013
  3. 3. FDOL overview Unit 1 (12 – 25 Sep): Orientation Unit 2 (26 Sep – 2 Oct): Digital literacies – we are here now Unit 3 (3 – 16 Oct): Flexible learning and teaching in the digital age Unit 4 (17 – 30 Oct): Collaborative learning and communities Unit 5 (31 Oct – 13 Nov): Supporting learners Unit 6 (14 – 27 Nov): Open educational practices Unit 7 (28 Nov – 5 Dec): Sharing
  4. 4. Digital literacies During this unit we will explore together important literacies to survive and thrive in the digital age as learners and educators. Accessing, filtering, critically evaluating information in vast networks, repositories and digital libraries as well as connecting with individuals and groups via social networks and make use for learning and teaching is a complex process and requires specific skills, attitudes and behaviours which become increasingly more important for individuals and society. We will also investigate the transition from digital consumer of information to producer and co-creator and contributor of new information, knowledge co- construction in the digital world and reflect on our digital presence and identity, experiences through consumption, communication, collaboration and creation, as learners and educators. unit 2
  5. 5. Dr Cristina Costa Lecturer in Lifelong Learning (TEL) University of Strathclyde, Scotland Learning Technologist of the Year 2010 http://knowmansland.com/ Twitter: @cristinacost
  6. 6. Digital-able http://www.flickr.com/photos/sd/7746599/
  7. 7. Thoughts :-)
  8. 8. Image and quote by Dean Shareski http://www.flickr.com/photos/shareski/2655113202/in/pool-858082@N25(CC BY-NC 2.0)
  9. 9. Digital literacies defines those who exhibit a critical understanding and capability for living, learning, and working in the digital society. Kerrigan and Walker, 2013
  10. 10. Create Communicate Connect Curate http://www.flickr.com/photos/99771506@N00/5791228117
  11. 11. https://sites.google.com/site/dlframework/the5resourcesframework Juliet Hinrichsen & Antony Coombs University of Greenwich
  12. 12. This implies, or rather assumes that ...
  13. 13. Digital Visitors or Digital Residents White & Le Cornu
  14. 14. tp://www.flickr.com/photos/10757690@N03/5570957818
  15. 15. (Where) do you fit in?
  16. 16. (Where) do your students fit in?
  17. 17. How much is our digital literacies determined by our social, economical and cultural background?
  18. 18. “To possess the machines, [they] only need economic capital; to appropriate them and use them in accordance with their specific purpose [they] must have access to embodied cultural capital, either in person or by proxy” Pierre Bourdieu
  19. 19. What role should the institution have in cultivating cultural capital in a world mediated by technology?
  20. 20. Digital identities
  21. 21. Your thoughts/experiences
  22. 22. http://www.flickr.com/photos/koencobbaert/3335825734/sizes/l the internet: enabling the creation of new selves digital identities
  23. 23. Digital Identity ...what is it? Photoby♥KatBPhotography♥ p://www.flickr.com/photos/56695083@N00/4464828517/sizes/l/ presentation reputation
  24. 24. Open or closed? ttp://www.flickr.com/photos/mburpee/4030741659/sizes/l/ PhotobyMatthewBurpee Open or closed?
  25. 25. http://www.flickr.com/photos/sergiok/542510324/sizes/l/Photo by sergiok single or multiple?
  26. 26. genuine or fake?
  27. 27. Changing nature of identity (fluid identity), self-identity including self- reflexivity and creating biographical narratives (project of the self) as an inescapable issue in post-traditional societies A. Giddens, 2002
  28. 28. Identity expression in digital media is part of community involvement, which in itself provides strong incentives for creative expression and active participation in terms of “participatory culture” H. Jenkins, 2006
  29. 29. Networked identities a continuous process of (re)presentation and (re)negotiation of the self photobyFlickrIDAffendaddy http://www.flickr.com/photos/khiltscher/3272098155/ from you to us
  30. 30. What does it mean from a learning & teaching perspective? http://www.flickr.com/photos/49503002139@N01/1435314340
  31. 31. Curriculum Innovation
  32. 32. http://www.flickr.com/photos/kerryank/2658118466/sizes/l/Photo by kerryj.com final thoughts
  33. 33. Any questions and/or reflections?
  34. 34. FDOL132 team Chrissi Nerantzi Academic Developer University of Salford, UK FDOL organiser PBL facilitator Lars Uhlin Educational Developer Karolinska Institutet, Sweden FDOL organiser PBL facilitator Maria Kvarnström Educational Developer Karolinska Institutet, Sweden FDOL organiser PBL facilitator Neil Whitnell Senior Lecturer in Nursing, University of Salford PBL facilitator
  35. 35. #FDOL132 Flexible, Distance and Online Learning an open course using COOL FISh http://fdol.wordpress.com/ Twitter: @openfdol #fdol132 Thank you for joining us today and see you online next webinar unit 3: flexible learning in the digital age Alastair Creelman 10 October, 7-8pm (UK time)