Portrait of a User #1

These ‘Portrait of a user’ posts aim to provide snapshots of both staff and students in higher education. Mel, Mature 3rd Year Anthropology Student (part time) Interview conducted by MSN, Oct 07 What do you think of as ‘technology’? Anything online, I use the University databases a lot. How would you describe your ability to…

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Social-learning mash-up?

I was sent a link this week to an application within Facebook, CourseFeed. This is a small application that integrates your Virtual Learning Environment with Facebook. At the moment it seems to support BlackboardĀ® only, with some limited functionality for others. The full app when used with BlackboardĀ® allows (using their words not mine): Course…

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