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OpenLearn Research Report 2006-2008

McAndrew, P.; Santos, A.; Lane, A.; Godwin, S.; Okada, A.; Wilson, T.; Connolly, T.; Ferreira, G.; Buckingham Shum, S.; Bretts, J. and Webb, R. (2009). OpenLearn Research Report 2006-2008. The Open University, Milton Keynes, England.

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This report takes the experience of OpenLearn over its two-years of operation to reflect on what it means to offer free resources and the issues that we have been able to explore and learn from. The structure of the document is:

(1) The OpenLearn initiative - an overview

(2) OpenLearn research methods

(3) Designing for Open Content

(4) Types of user of OpenLearn

(5) OpenLearn modes of use

Item Type: Other
Copyright Holders: 2009 The Open University
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetThe William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and The Open University
Extra Information: ISBN 9780749229252
Keywords: Open Content Iniative; Open Educational Resources; OERs; OpenLearn; Learning Environment; Designing Open Content; Users of Open Content; Research Methods; Research and Evaluation; Learning Resources;
Academic Unit/Department: Institute of Educational Technology
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Knowledge Media Institute
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Other Departments > Student Services
Other Departments > Government Relations
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 17513
Depositing User: Rose Webb
Date Deposited: 15 Jul 2009 12:52
Last Modified: 28 Jul 2014 21:19
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