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Open Access and Open Learning

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In this presentation I consider the different stages of 'open' in the provision of open learning, and consider options and variables in each.

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Open Access and Open Learning

  1. 1. Open Access and Open Learning Stephen Downes October 22, 2013
  2. 2. Open…
  3. 3. • Open Source – GPL – Stallman’s four freedoms • OERs – UNESCO – “teaching, learning or research materials that are in the public domain or released with an intellectual property license that allows for free use, adaptation, and distribution.” • Open Archives Initiative – “interoperability standards that aim to facilitate the efficient dissemination of e-prints and other electronic content…”
  4. 4. The OERu ‘Logic Model’ http://www.slideshare.net/mackiwg/oeru2011-11meetinginputs
  5. 5. Open Learning…
  6. 6. • Originated in Open University, Athabasca University • No formal requirements for course admission • Issues: preparedness, completion
  7. 7. Open Content…
  8. 8. • Originally thought of as similar to open source • Creative Commons licenses – by, nc, sa, nd clauses • Open access versus open use
  9. 9. Open Instruction…
  10. 10. • Early open instruction – the Couros course, the Wiley Wiki • MOOCs as open instruction • Elements of open instruction: • Resources • Lectures • Activities and projects
  11. 11. Open Design…
  12. 12. • ‘Learning Design’ = the organization and structure of a course – eg., IMS LD • Open design – enabling participants to create their own organization and structure • Example: touring a city vs being taken on a tour • The course as ‘environment’ rather than ‘book’ • Open design in MOOCs
  13. 13. Open Assessment
  14. 14. • What is assessment? • The paucity of ‘learning contracts’ • Assessment - criteria and metrics • Content based – formal learning • Task based – informal learning • “You decide what counts as success”
  15. 15. Open Credentials
  16. 16. • The argument for closed credentials • Badges? • ‘You are what you do’ • Privacy and security considerations
  17. 17. • Stephen Downes • http://www.downes.ca

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