Introducing DLT’s Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr Zeynep Taçgın


Dr Zeynep Taçgın has worked in the field of education technology for more than 10 years.  She has taken leave as a Lecturer at Marmara University, Turkey to join the Division of Learning & Teaching, CSU as a Post-Doctoral Fellow for this year.  Zeynep has been working for five years with, and conducting research on, … Continue reading Introducing DLT’s Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr Zeynep Taçgın

Exploring virtual and augmented reality in higher education with Dr Zeynep Taçgın


uImagine will be hosting a professional learning program in the month of June 2019 which will provide academics and professional learning staff with the opportunity to explore the potential of using virtual and augmented reality technologies in higher education.  The series will feature the expertise of Dr Zeynep Taçgın, who is working in the Division … Continue reading Exploring virtual and augmented reality in higher education with Dr Zeynep Taçgın

Open Education through Cultural Lenses Part 1 – Policies and Protocols


The focus of this post is to discuss the ways in which cultural competence approaches can safeguard traditional cultures and enhance open education practices when sharing Indigenous knowledges. This includes issues related to the cultural ownership of information, intellectual property rights for traditional owners, cultural safety of artefacts, and forms of reciprocity within education technology … Continue reading Open Education through Cultural Lenses Part 1 – Policies and Protocols

Open Educational Resources (OER) University: Making Education Accessible For All


uImagine was very fortunate to have Wayne Mackintosh, UNESCO / ICDE Chair in OER and Director of the OER Foundation, present a session about his work with OERu.  Wayne is a strategy innovator with a passion for open sourcing education. The OERu makes education accessible to everyone.  Coordinated by the OER Foundation, OERu is an independent, not-for-profit … Continue reading Open Educational Resources (OER) University: Making Education Accessible For All

Learning in the Open


uImagine hosted Adam Brimo, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, OpenLearning as a guest presenter for our weimagine:Open season at the end of last year. OpenLearning as a platform, learning community, and business model as an education provider, is challenging the way people from all ages and backgrounds can gain access to educational opportunities. The OpenLearning philosophy, … Continue reading Learning in the Open

Open Publishing and Open Textbooks: The Value of Access


uImagine was fortunate to have Jessica Stevens presenting a session on her PhD research as part the the weimagine:Open season held in November last year.  Jessica Stevens is a PhD Candidate in the Intellectual Property and Innovation Law Research Program at the Queensland University of Technology, and she is also the Creative Commons Global Network Council … Continue reading Open Publishing and Open Textbooks: The Value of Access