Postgraduate Course: Digital Education: Strategy and Policy (EDUA11321)
|School||Moray House School of Education
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Course type||Online Distance Learning
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course looks in-depth at the policy context of e-learning. Supra-governmental, national and regional policies for e-learning will be examined in terms of their influence on strategies at sectoral and organisational levels. The course will give participants with an interest in the management of change and the strategic implementation and management of e-learning the frameworks they need in order to formulate effective and timely e-learning strategies for their organisations. It will also provide them with an overview of key policy issues within the field of distance and technology-assisted learning.
Students from outwith the Digital Education programme wishing to enrol for this course or take it on a 'class only' basis must liaise directly with the course secretary before enrolling.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| On completion of the course participants will have:
Developed a critical awareness of the local, sectoral and national policy contexts relevant to their own institutional setting and role.
Have gained in-depth knowledge of a range of alternative models for e-learning development and implementation.
Gained the ability to assess and evaluate the impact of the multiple factors affecting the successful implementation of e-learning.
Gained the knowledge and theoretical frameworks needed in order to formulate an effective e-learning strategy for their own organisation.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||Digital learning, digital education, e-learning, online learning
|Course organiser||Mr Peter Evans
Tel: (0131 6)51 6345
|Course secretary||Ms Angela Hunter
Tel: (0131 6)51 1196