Creating open educational resources

Creating open educational resources

This course introduces you to the concepts of:

  • open educational resources (OERs)
  • issues involved in the creation, use and re-use, and pedagogy of OERs
  • a range of tools and media to support you in developing your own teaching and learning practices.

It will provide you with the skills and confidence to engage in further OER work as both creator and user.

  • Introduction
  • Learning outcomes
  • Quiz

1 What is open learning and why OERs?
2 What makes a good OER?
3 Finding and evaluating OERs

4 Copyright and OER

5 The pedagogy of open learning

6 Tools for creating an OER

7 Making the case for OER

  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Acknowledgements
+ Course description

This course introduces you to the concepts of:

  • open educational resources (OERs)
  • issues involved in the creation, use and re-use, and pedagogy of OERs
  • a range of tools and media to support you in developing your own teaching and learning practices.

It will provide you with the skills and confidence to engage in further OER work as both creator and user.

+ Course outline
  • Introduction
  • Learning outcomes
  • Quiz

1 What is open learning and why OERs?
2 What makes a good OER?
3 Finding and evaluating OERs

4 Copyright and OER

5 The pedagogy of open learning

6 Tools for creating an OER

7 Making the case for OER

  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Acknowledgements

   15 hour study

  Level 1: Introductory

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   15 hour study

  Level 1: Introductory

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • state personal motivation for producing and using OERs
  • evaluate some examples of educational resources for active open learning
  • plan a structured learning experience using a range of resources
  • produce, release and use OER
  • understand how to evaluate teaching resources.
+ Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • state personal motivation for producing and using OERs
  • evaluate some examples of educational resources for active open learning
  • plan a structured learning experience using a range of resources
  • produce, release and use OER
  • understand how to evaluate teaching resources.

Download this course for use offline or for other devices

  

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Download this course for use offline or for other devices