Learning, technology and design

9 March 2011

Join Laureate Fellow, Professor Peter Goodyear in what he terms a "work-not-yet-in-progress" seminar in which he will outline the five-year research program associated with his Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship. Peter will sketch some of the antecedents of the proposed research, explain the central challenges and invite discussion and suggestions.

About Peter Goodyear

Peter Goodyear is a Professor of Education at the University of Sydney. Since 2004 has been co-director of the Centre for Research on Computer Supported Learning and Cognition (CoCo). He is an Australian Laureate Fellow and a Senior Fellow of the ALTC.Peter has edited books and been published extensively, both in books and journals. His latest books are "Technology-enhanced learning: design patterns and pattern languages" and "Students' experiences of e-learning in higher education: the ecology of sustainable innovation."Before emigrating to Australia in 2003 Peter was Professor of Educational Research at Lancaster University in the UK. He was the founding director of Lancaster's Centre for Studies in Advanced Learning Technology. He has also held academic positions in Belfast, London and Birmingham. His B.Sc. and D.Phil. degrees are from the University of Ulster. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (UK) and the Senior Editor-in-Chief of the international journal of the Learning Sciences, Instructional Science.

This seminar is one of a series on the sciences and technologies of learning, brought to you by the Centre for Research on Computer Supported Learning and Cognition (CoCo).

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Time: 11am (Join Peter for a cup of coffee at 10:45)

Location: Room 230, Education Building (A35)

Cost: Free

Contact: David Ashe

Email: 3234103a2d7430110f231a182e3e031d295f2f5506662443

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