[LINK] Survey of Course Content Authoring Tools

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Fri Feb 4 10:30:16 AEDT 2011

A Survey of Course Content Authoring Tools is being conducted by Lachlan 
Blackhall from the Educational Development Group, College of Engineering 
& Computer Science at the Australian National University: 

This is to see which would be suitable for engineering and computer 
science courses <http://cecs.anu.edu.au/ed_dev>. Lachlan would like to 
get input from beyond the ANU and educators are invited to complete the 
survey. Tools being considered include Moodle and ICE.

ANU has been conducting blended learning in its Engineering 'Hubs and 
Spokes' Project in collaboration with the University of South Australia 
<http://hubsandspokes.cecs.anu.edu.au/>. Papers on the project, are 

ANU is also conducting a series of free hands-on Education Innovation 
Workshops during February 2011. These are intended for those developing 
courses with ANU's "Wattle" (Moodle based) Learning Management System. 
But educators from other educational institutions are welcome to attend: 

     * 04 Feb 2011 Engaging students with discussion forums
     * 10 Feb 2011 Forums for Groups and Ratings
     * 14 Feb 2011 Setting up and using online assignment submissions
     * 17 Feb 2011 Managing groups and online teams
     * 24 Feb 2011 Managing content delivery effectively
     * 28 Feb 2011 Easy Quizzes

Tom Worthington FACS CP HLM, TomW Communications Pty Ltd. t: 0419496150
PO Box 13, Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia  http://www.tomw.net.au
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Computer Science, The
Australian National University http://cs.anu.edu.au/courses/COMP7310/
Visiting Scientist, CSIRO ICT Centre: http://bit.ly/csiro_ict_canberra

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