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The Programme

Welcome from Stuart Lee, Head of the Learning Technologies Group, University of Oxford
"Hands across the Water; The Elucidations and Illusions of Metaphor." An Overview of Discussions from Herding Tigers, by John A. Alexander Instructional Technology Group, ITC University of Virginia.

Caroline Ingram - JISC - Summary of single breakout groups sessions and general discussion.


Wednesday 10th April - Promoting and Developing IT in HE

The day itself will be divided into three sessions (plus a general discussion at the end) but we hope to give over as much time as possible to discussing the issues that arise. Each session will be grouped around a common scenario that learning technology centres tend to encounter and will involve a short presentation, break-out discussions, and feed-back sessions:
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:40 Welcome from Stuart Lee, Head of the Learning Technologies Group, University of Oxford
09:40 - 11:10 Raising Awareness
11:10 - 11:30 tea/coffee
11:30 - 13:00 Working on IT projects in collaboration with academics
13:00 - 14:30 lunch at Keble College
14:30 - 16:00 Training and Teaching
16:00 - 16:15 tea/coffee
16:15 - 17:00 General Discussion

Thursday 11th April: Shock of the Old 2 Conference

Friday 12th April: 'Beyond Chalk and Talk' Debate