Author Archives: Siân Bayne

About Siân Bayne

I'm co-tutor on 'E-learning and digital cultures' and love it. Find out more on my web site at: http://www.malts.ed.ac.uk/staff/sian/index.htm : )

EDC has been…

…a 12-week course element of the fully-online University of Edinburgh MSc in E-learning. The course finished in December 2012. It was designed as an open-access, disaggregated learning environment which pulled together content, readings, tweets, blog postings and other social media in … Continue reading

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A request from Ania

Ania’s requested permission from you all to look at your visual artefacts as part of her final assignment – copying what she says in her blog below: ——- I’m thinking of making a rhizome out of my favourite threads: visuality … Continue reading

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Week 12!

Welcome all to week 12, our final week of the course. Some fantastic ideas for the final assignments have been coming through, and we’re really looking forward to seeing the final products. It’s been an excellent semester and, though it’s … Continue reading

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Week 8 is here….

Welcome to block 3 – time has gone quickly and this is our final course section. The micro-ethnographies are coming together – still a couple to come but the majority are in and looking terrific. We suggest spending a few more … Continue reading

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Into the field – week 5

The visual artefacts/artifacts are all up now, and they’re looking really good – so please do continue to drop by them and make some commentary when you can. I think collectively they do a great job both of thinking with … Continue reading

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visual excellence!

The visual artefacts that have come in so far are really great – remember to take a look and give some feedback, and also to try to get your own up over the next few days, if you haven’t already. … Continue reading

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tonight’s transcript

Really enjoyable chat tonight – thanks all. Here’s the transcript.

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Last night’s synchtube transcript

    Here it is. Thanks everyone for an interesting hour’s chat.

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Film nominations!

I’m trying to pull together the suggestions for additional movies as they come through on twitter – let me know if I’ve missed any, and keep them coming : ) Carol suggests: Inception (great for the ‘worlds’ theme too); Metropolis; … Continue reading

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Chat transcript

Here’s the transcript from Tuesday evening’s chat. Thanks to everyone who came along and made it so enjoyable – next one is Thursday 29th at 8pm. Remember the ‘twittorial’ continues until Sunday, so do keep tweeting thoughts on all this … Continue reading

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