A Short Portfolio of Recent Work
Equality and Disability
- Accessible Power Point
A paper advising teaching staff on how to create power point presentations
that are sufficiently accessible.
Planning Distance Learning
A unit in a module aimed at academic staff in the Faculty of Health of Leeds
Beckett University who were preparing to engage with distance learning courses.
The module was led by Principal Lecturer Mick Young, myself and Rob Shaw. I was
responsible for designing and teaching this Unit. I include the main materials
extracted from the Blackboard learn module.
- Fred and Fran (Powerpoint format, 18.3 MBytes)
This is an audiographic lecture presented at the start of the unit which
asks participants to think about how differing approaches to teaching on
campus might translate to distance taught courses. The presentation was
followed by an (asynchronous) group dicussion.
- Key texts in Education (Powerpoint format, 67 MBytes)
This presentation provides a brief overview of several key texts in
education literature that are relavent to planning in general with my
view on the ways in which they apply to distance learning.
- A Learning Design Pattern (MS Word 134 kBytes)
I created this document originally for a team of Psychology lecturers who
were planning to provide a distance taught optional mode for their MA in
Psychology. It was presented to participants in this module for them to
One Course Two Modes
Here are some materials from a half day workshop run by myself and Mick Young.
- Slides (Powerpoint 336 kbytes)
These are outline slides for a workshop which mostly consisted of discussion activities.
- Take Home Message (Word 19 kbytes)
This is intended to be the kind of inspirational message that one might stick up on the wall!
It was handed out at the end of the workshop.
- Study Notes