Plats: MIT-huset, MA 121
Tema: Information Technology and Pedagogy
This seminar is the first in a series of seminars on information technology and education. The seminar series is the result of a meeting with representatives from the Departments of Education, Informatics and Teacher Education and Research, Faculty of Social Sciences, Dean1s Office and the Center of Educational Technology (CUT). Seminars arranged by the Department of Education and Teacher Education Research will follow.
1. Introduction Kenneth Nilsson and Kristo Ivanov.
2. Information Technology in Education. Trends and Directions of Research from the Perspective of Informatics Victor Kaptelinin.
3. Short Presentations of projects and planned projects at the department of informatics
a. pianoFORTE: A New Approach to Computer-Assisted Piano Education John Waterworth
b. Information Technology for Distance Education and Competence Development Ulf Hedestig
c. Information Technology for Problem Based Learning in Distance Education Mikael Jakobsson and Mikael Söderström
d. Communication Support for Distance Education Heiner Schorn
e. The Fifth Dimension A Learning Environment for Schools Kenneth Nilsson
4. Discussion on Future Possibilities of Research and Co-operation at Umeå university Chairman: Daniel Kallós The seminar will be held in English!