Category: News

New Lecturers

New lecturers of all ages and career stages give me some of the best experiences of my job. For the very most part these people are (or are seriously trying to appear to be)...

Remembering Rauri

Our young colleague Rauri Pountain, who had recently joined OCSLD as a Digital Media and eLearning Developer (DMELD – or Learning Technologist as we know them in the sector) died on 1 September. His...

A change in how we do things

How to get into your modules in Moodle There has been a major change to the way the Student Record System works at Brookes. Students now “manage their own programme”. This means they now...

The TEL Moment

We are at the moment of Technology enhanced learning (TEL) at Oxford Brookes University. The “moment” is the point when potential starts to move. The point of no duration or location from which there...

New (ish) Educational Developers join OCSLD

Further to the message about OCSLD recruiting we are delighted to say we will soon be joined by three new (ish) members of the Ed Dev Team: Neil Currant returns from a year somewhere...

An update on the LFHE PPR project

The aim of this project is to evaluate how well participative process reviews (PPRs) engage members of a project team to discuss and enact change on an existing process. During our PPR workshops, a...

OCSLD is recruiting!

Principal Lecturer (Educational Development) This is a full time, permanent senior leadership role assisting the Head of Centre both in the day-to-day running of the Centre and working strategically to commission learning and development...