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Inst7150 - Introduction To Open Education, Fall 2007, David Wiley Aug 2007

Inst7150 - Introduction To Open Education, Fall 2007, David Wiley

Instructional Technology & Learning Sciences - OCW

The goals of the course are (1) to give you a firm grounding in the current state of the field of open education, including related topics like copyright, licensing, and sustainability, (2) to help you locate open education in the context of mainstream instructional technologies like learning objects, and (3) to get you thinking, writing, and dialoguing creatively and critically about current practices and possible alternative practices in open education.


Usu1320 - History And Civilization, Fall, 2007, Mark Damen Aug 2007

Usu1320 - History And Civilization, Fall, 2007, Mark Damen

University Studies - OCW

The purpose of this course is to survey the development of various Western civilizations and the ways in which culture translates, transforms, and transcends the world around it. But, while we will survey history across many millennia and several continents, this is not strictly a "survey class." We are not obliged to cover "Plato to NATO" and, as such, this course will serve neither time nor topic but spread its colors where curiosity draws the eye.


Usu1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2007, Craig Petersen Aug 2007

Usu1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2007, Craig Petersen

University Studies - OCW

The organizing theme used to provide continuity for this course is the U.S. Constitution--its origins, its evolution, and its impact in today's world. Using the Constitution as a focal point, students will gain an understanding of basic governmental and economic principles and institutions in the United States. The course will also include extensive discussion of current events.


Oer Cpor - Connecting People With Online Resources, Spring 2007, Mimi Recker Jan 2007

Oer Cpor - Connecting People With Online Resources, Spring 2007, Mimi Recker

Instructional Technology & Learning Sciences - OCW

The National Science Foundation (nsf.gov) has funded a large initiative to catalog collections of high-quality online resources into the National Science Digital Library (nsdl.org). The mission of the NSDL is to help improve education for all teachers and students.

The purpose of this module is to help you find high-quality online resources, learn strategies for incorporating them into a free software tool called the Instructional Architect, and use these projects in an instructional situation.

In this module, you will learn to access online resources and to use tools to help solve instructional or learning problems or issues that ...