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Blended Learning Essentials: Getting Started

University of Leeds via FutureLearn

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  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Subject Course Development
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 4 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 5 weeks long

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Overview

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This course is designed to help anyone teaching or supporting learning in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector understand the benefits of blended learning and how to use technology effectively to support learners. Supported by a group of Digital Champions, you will connect with teaching and training professionals who understand the practical challenges of using blended learning. You will be aware of the importance of being able to blend digital methods into your teaching. These methods will help your learners become familiar with the digital workplaces they will be joining.

This course is aimed at everyone working in further education, skills training, vocational education, workplace learning and lifelong learning or adult education. Whether you are directly supporting learners or delivering training, this course will help you use blended learning more effectively.

Continue learning with part 2: Embedding Practice This course is run in two parts. This first introductory course, Getting Started, will be followed by a second short course on Embedding Practice, which will run again in early 2018.

Taught by

Diana Laurillard and Neil Morris

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Tiziana A
4.0 3 years ago
by Tiziana completed this course, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
It was a well-planned course, although I had already done some MOOCS about blended Learning I liked the idea of SEEING what educators have done or are doing. I liked the approach and also the information provided in terms of links to search for more information on line. I will do the second part which is planned in FEBRUARY 2016. A good team of Teachers and liked the modern approach with lots of interesting suggestions from the forum too.
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