How MMU is dealing with Digital How do you bring digital together cross faculty. "Digital does not belong to computer science" Telling the MMU Digital Story http://www.diginnmmu.com coherence bottom up - full time journalist
digital innovation group - mission statement NEW Warehouse space. Space for startup (graduates) - biz incubator / tech hub RDF ? Funded ?? £10 a week drop in desk Cross discipline managing serendipity - MIT really want to work with artists bring people together via hackathon
Richard Riley,US secretary of education quote - "preparing students for jobs that don't yet exist"
bottom up - in big institution this is still a lot of people - city has helped. lot of SMEs / networking groups RSA connection important... co-branded events - polcies
culture of shared learning
- here comes everybody
- we think
- the wisdom of crowds - 2005
github on curriclum
Building Curricula better, togther - github rouge lecturers
for teaching for
Github dev day Github have an education team
20 people accepted - of half found repro and wanted join
Really good feedback from industry on level 2 of programme
Lot of feedback - twitter
if this then -> GITHUB
Libby Foundation Degree blocked social media ! FE
Newcastle A lot of Mature students going to FE for web skills (25+)- really important to the course (lower cost) @lrnn - student - revamping eLearning system? (15 students) - sketch signposting and flexible teaching
@libwella talking about signposting, flexible teaching & work based projects matched to learning outcomes within FE #webteachingday
discussion about marketing 'course names'
eConsultancy - to connect to jobs
twitter questions to ask @industry expand the classroom
facebook college profile ? - read receipt
"blackboard they never check it (I can post but they cant)"
facebook for comms twitter for out there
16 year old taster session. Facebook to bring in social understanding - dunbars number etc / privacy
board of tweets (awesomewall)
Richard Eskins - Agency Ready
multimedia Journalism course UG at MMU Free Treehouse for year 1 students UXD Unit lynda.com starting soon if it costs more than microsoft office strategy
Level 5 (year2) sprint sheets / weekly sprint meetings working in groups
RWD - Liam Richardson of Sigma - exercise on foundation - loads of code unknown
adamkaplan.me/grid - Interesting for grid potential as a 'framework' - github
Level 6 (year 3)- Agency ready SEO, html emails
UXD - mixed from all programmes azure - free for Universities UXD is hands on asked what they do in UX jobs in industry @lizziedyson NUX 2 - ux group
Guerrilla testing - take ipad / laptop onto the streets with people.
UX testing report delivered as a video (max 15mins) http://youtu.be/AtUD9wMBOrk - maybe zero
maybe take it from 12 weeks to 24 prototype an answer.
image responsive html email job's specificity nightmares removed by sticking to classes
data protection warning - i will pass on your URL's to clients etc (student response fast)
- rapid response list
- p.s email
linked in 'stalk' graduates lots of vacancies come from graduates graduates are a great resource graduate speaking how to be a successful freelancer whilst being a graduate
The Drum (magazine) - company visits speed networking attend tech meet ups
send out requests for invitation elevator pitch table shuffling excel sheet :D
scotland - is a lot of women developing (cbbc) women in ICT
- opensource coming back...
target employment not employability
linkedin - tags that cant be seen.
workshop on how to network.
MA Web Design and Content Planning - programme leader
Overlap of MA students - final crit in front of new cohort Applied Art for the web ROI Gender mix 50/50 20-30 students each year 1 day per week (enables students to workfull time)
staff introduced as learner. archival / transient
email - asynchronous - think time
3 line whip to use moodle - "we have use it but its extra as no 'bugger' looks at" moribund
Forum.. (screen shot) - look at
students not on twitter miss out on useful info - retweets etc
this week on the web session
whatsapp used to talk about the course - because 'staff' is not on it
students want there own unofficial communication space
Telegram - phone and pc app? Kik - on phone
curation of content versus ephemeral
14 year old email "too slow" Probably too big in chunks unlike chat
book ? last email sent by anyone under 20 - timeline
channels we sanction 'they' will avoid generation division social media -not music anymore
social media may well be marking the difference in generations.
next year going to use #slack https://slack.com/
not going to solve the back channel thing - but dont worry about it
bad 'tutorial' advise from mature student to other via WhatsApp
clicks - around comms..
John ?? book guy
Examples of what students really struggle with
outreach to other web programmes throw slides and notes ustwo