Open Badges - What These Can Mean for You

Wednesday 21 June 2017

5.45pm for 6.15pm start


Southampton Solent University, The Pod in the The Spark Building, East Park Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0RD |Maps .
(This is about 5 minutes’ walk from the Southampton Central Station).
The Pod is on the 3rd floor, - the lifts are on the left once you have passed the Reception in the Spark building | Directions and maps | Campus map


This event will be a joint event with the BCS Hampshire Branch, e-Learning SG  and Southampton Solent University.

Speaker: Martin Reid, Southampton Solent University


Martin ReedThe relevance of Open Badges as opposed to other forms of CPD are discussed. The experience of Martin Reed using open badges with students at various levels of undergraduates at Southampton Solent University, to encourage non-assessed participation are discussed.. The practical issues in starting this approach are discussed - including the advantages and disadvantages from the perspective of both the students and of the lecturer.

Martin Reid is a Senior Lecturer at Southampton Solent University, with a particular interest in Open Badges


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