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TU Delft OpenCourseWare for AROOC 2011


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Presentation about TU Delft OpenCourseWare for the Asia Regional OpenCourseWare and OpenEducation Conference 2011 in Tokyo, Japan.

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TU Delft OpenCourseWare for AROOC 2011

  1. 1. TU Delft O pen C ourse W are Willem van Valkenburg , Director TU Delft OpenCourseWare
  2. 2. Willem van Valkenburg <ul><li>Projectleader TU Delft OpenCourseWare </li></ul>Assistant to the President of the OpenCourseWare Consortium Projectleader EU-project OCW in the European HE context twitter .com/ wfvanvalkenburg slideshare .net/ wfvanvalkenburg
  3. 3. Agenda <ul><li>TU Delft OCW Team </li></ul><ul><li>Motives </li></ul><ul><li>The future </li></ul><ul><li>Questions </li></ul>
  4. 4. 1. TU Delft
  5. 5. TU Delft: Basic Data <ul><li>Faculties: 8 </li></ul><ul><li>Bachelor programmes: 16 </li></ul><ul><li>Master programmes: 39 </li></ul><ul><li>Total number of students: 16,500 </li></ul><ul><li>International students: 14% </li></ul><ul><li>Scientific staff: 2,700 </li></ul><ul><li>Number of PhD-theses per year: 260 </li></ul><ul><li>Focal Multi-disciplinary Research Programs: Energy, Health, Infrastructures, Environment . </li></ul>TU Delft
  6. 6. TU Delft OpenCourseWare team Project leaders Bureau OpenER Cora Martijn Sofia Willem Steering Committee Karel Luyben Rector Anka Mulder Director Education Maria Heijne Director Library M. Lammerts Director M&C Support Typo3 team M&C team Library team
  7. 7. Most import: the instructors
  8. 8. History of TU Delft OCW <ul><li>Started in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Started with courses of 3 master programmes : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Watermanagement, Offshore Engineering, Micro-electronics </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Now 70 courses online </li></ul><ul><li>Courses are based on the existing course material in Blackboard </li></ul><ul><li>We don’t distinguish specific target groups </li></ul><ul><li>Very limited interaction around a courses </li></ul>
  9. 9. Characteristics of our OERs Blackboard Digital learning environment Collegerama lecture recordings OpenCourseWare Free accessible courses iTunes U/Youtube Edu Open Educational Resources Context (course) No context (single resources) internal external
  10. 10. TU Delft Open Content <ul><li>OpenCourseWare view of our education </li></ul><ul><li>OER within the context of a course </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Collegerama video recording (Mediasite) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecture slides </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Literature </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Exams </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Solutions and answers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>iTunes U / Youtube Edu Mainly focused on marketing OER without context </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Collegerama video recording (Mediasite)/ Flash Lectures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Engineering Challenges </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Campus life & Student Projects </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11.
  12. 12. Water management Jasper Verberk Courses
  13. 13. OCW People's Choice Award Best Video Lectures <ul><li>Finalist: TU Delft Sanitary Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>It's a dirty job, but someone has to do it. The Netherlands' Delft University of Technology, a renowned expert on solving water problems, has decided to share its expertise in this series of OCW lectures about keeping water clean in an urban environment. TU Delft is an international leader in water management studies , and students and urban planners around the world can benefit from learning its take on topics like drinking water supply and sewage treatment. In addition to providing great content , our voters were impressed with how easy it was to download the videos. One voter praised Delft's 'fast, accessible videos ' and raved about how there's 'no delay in downloading.' </li></ul>
  14. 14. Courses Delft Design Guide
  15. 15. OCW People's Choice Award Best OER (non-video) <ul><li>Finalist: Delft Design Guide </li></ul><ul><li>'An important initiative.' - Armando Mecenas </li></ul><ul><li>Interested in designing products for the industrial or retail marketplace? The Netherlands' Delft University of Technology can help you out with their OCW focused squarely on that subject. The OCW's a 3-part course based on material taught in Delft's industrial design engineering bachelor's and master's degree programs. If users so desire, they can also order a hard copy of Delft's design guide from their site. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Results (1) <ul><li>Quality of educational resources has improved </li></ul><ul><li>More focus and attention for the quality of education </li></ul><ul><li>TU Delft national and international recognized for our OCW </li></ul><ul><li>Increase in new students and PhD ’s </li></ul><ul><li>Grant from Ministry of Economic Affairs for a project with ITB Bandung </li></ul><ul><li>grants for projects with South Africa and Mozambique </li></ul><ul><li>SURF (Dutch JISC) starts with a national programme for OER/OCW </li></ul>
  17. 17. Results (2) <ul><li>Anka Mulder President of the OCW Consortium </li></ul><ul><li>EU-grant for OCW in a HE-context </li></ul>
  18. 18. 2. Motives
  19. 19. From a university perspective <ul><li>Core tasks university is to deliver know-how and building knowledge networks in an international context. </li></ul><ul><li>Way to improve quality of education </li></ul><ul><li>Reputation/ branding </li></ul><ul><li>Irreversible trend </li></ul>
  20. 20. From a faculty perspective <ul><li>Reputation /Exposure/Visibility </li></ul><ul><li>Additional contribution to knowledge networks </li></ul><ul><li>Attracting new students and researchers </li></ul><ul><li>Easy access (material is part of a joint degree) </li></ul><ul><li>Preparation for future students </li></ul><ul><li>Opening up for new connections worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Investing in future learning and education methods/basis for blended learning. </li></ul>
  21. 21. What do faculty member say? “ EPA wants to be recognized as an international education program. With OCW we can! ” Engineering & Policy Analysis Dr. Ir. B. Enserink Watermanagement Dr. Ir. J.Q.J.C. Verberk “ Since we publish our courses on OCW, we see an increase in the number of international PhD students”
  22. 22. <ul><li>“ The participatory learning I experienced in TU Delft OpenCourseWare I never experienced before ” </li></ul>The students “ TU Delft content is almost as good as MIT, if not better ” Erasmus Mundus student Egeruoh Chigoziri
  23. 23. “ Advancing Frontiers without Borders” “ In today’s global village, access to the latest and greatest advancements in science and engineering is only affordable to one percent of the world population. Imagine what discoveries and inventions could be made if instead everybody would have access to this information. OpenCourseWare is one of the ways to make the right progress in this direction.” TU Delft OCW Ambassadors Network
  24. 24. 3. The future
  25. 25. In progress <ul><li>More courses </li></ul><ul><li>New website </li></ul><ul><li>Courses suitable for self-study </li></ul><ul><li>Start with OpenStudy </li></ul><ul><li>From project to business as usual </li></ul>
  26. 26. TU Delft Policy (ICTO Plan 2011-2014) Collaborative & Active Learning Mobile Next-generation Classroom TU Delft distance & online Education Systems & Resources Face to face Virtual Massification Personalisation
  27. 27. TU Delft aims to have a distance & online education programme operational within 4 years. Collaborative & Active Learning Mobile Next-generation Classroom TU Delft distance & online Education Systems & Resources
  28. 28. Distance & Online Education <ul><li>Based on TU Delft OpenCourseWare </li></ul><ul><li>More focus on self-study and modularity </li></ul><ul><li>Multimedia rich (video, webinars, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Full certification (MSc degree) </li></ul><ul><li>Move towards Open Education </li></ul>
  29. 29. The opposite of open isn’t “ closed ” CC-BY Cable Green :
  30. 30. The opposite of open is “ broken ” CC-BY Cable Green :
  31. 31. facebook .com/ TuDelft.OpenCourseWare nl. linkedin .com/in/ ocwtudelft twitter .com/ DelftOpener slideshare .net/ DelftOpenEr ocw . tudelft .nl