Strijker, A. (2005 12 06). Piloting Sakai In A Master Course Does It Really Work

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PILOTING SAKAI IN A MASTER COURSE: DOES IT REALLY WORK? Dr. Allard Strijker University of Twente, The Netherlands SAKAI CONFERENCE, ATLANTA 5-8 DECEMBER 2006

Overview of the presentation Personal Background Organization Pilot Expectations Master program Course setup Conclusions

Personal Background

Organization

Pilot

Expectations

Master program

Course setup

Conclusions

Personal Background Educational designer / Teacher Started in 1997 developer Teletop Course Management System From 2000 focus on research: Standards for educational technology Reuse of learning material Interoperability

Educational designer / Teacher

Started in 1997 developer Teletop Course Management System

From 2000 focus on research:

Standards for educational technology

Reuse of learning material

Interoperability

 

University of Twente Campus

Profile of the university Founded in 1961 Research University Entrepreneurial Research University First (and only) Dutch campus university Focus on technological developments and their management in the knowledge society

Founded in 1961

Research University

Entrepreneurial Research University

First (and only) Dutch campus university

Focus on technological developments and their management in the knowledge society

Education 5 Faculties 23 Bachelor programmes 31 Master programmes Bachelor & Master students: 7357 PhD’s: 703 International students: 344 International PhD’s: 285

5 Faculties

23 Bachelor programmes

31 Master programmes

Bachelor & Master students: 7357

PhD’s: 703

International students: 344

International PhD’s: 285

Personnel in numbers

Campus Facilities High speed network (UT) Wifi on whole campus (largest hotspot in Europe; > 650 AP’s on site + 14 AP’s in Enschede City) Labs High pressure Virtual Reality Cleanroom Multifunctional Education facilities Etc.

High speed network (UT)

Wifi on whole campus (largest hotspot in Europe; > 650 AP’s on site + 14 AP’s in Enschede City)

Labs

High pressure

Virtual Reality

Cleanroom

Multifunctional Education facilities

Etc.

History – Choice for a CMS Blackboard, eCollege, Moodle, N@tschool aTutor, ANGEL, .LRN, LAMS Sakai, Croquet, WebCT

Blackboard, eCollege, Moodle, N@tschool

Teletop Course Environment

What was going on? (1) 1997: Initial development of TeleTOP in Department of Educational Technology 2000-now: large-scale use of TeleTOP in all departments Incl. new, richer releases 2003: commercial spin-off: TeleTOP BV 2003: first student portal (developed by students!)

1997: Initial development of TeleTOP in Department of Educational Technology

2000-now: large-scale use of TeleTOP in all departments

Incl. new, richer releases

2003: commercial spin-off: TeleTOP BV

2003: first student portal (developed by students!)

A little bit of history (2) 2004: lots of activities open standards (IMS) are emerging, as well as the SCORM; we deliver a discussion paper we move more and more to J2EE for webapps students complaints grow and grow (lack of integration, information is out-of-date, inreliable and sometimes not findable) UT Policy = Campus Blend: all programmes will have f2f and online components (in different mixes)

2004: lots of activities

open standards (IMS) are emerging, as well as the SCORM; we deliver a discussion paper

we move more and more to J2EE for webapps

students complaints grow and grow (lack of integration, information is out-of-date, inreliable and sometimes not findable)

UT Policy = Campus Blend: all programmes will have f2f and online components (in different mixes)

Pilot - Reasons With start of Teletop a evaluation period of 4 years was set. Conclusion of evaluation report made clear a desire for a services oriented approach the use of portals the use of open standards tailored environment New educational approaches

With start of Teletop a evaluation period of 4 years was set.

Conclusion of evaluation report made clear a desire for

a services oriented approach

the use of portals

the use of open standards

tailored environment

New educational approaches

Pilot in Master program Master track Telematics Applications Education and Training (TAET). Twelve students Ten weeks runtime Study load of 140 Hours / 5 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Master track Telematics Applications Education and Training (TAET).

Twelve students

Ten weeks runtime

Study load of 140 Hours / 5 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Expectations The best of 10 year CMS experience High standard of ease of use, web 20 Educational support Mobile access Complete integration of educational standards Interoperability Import Export Efficient Effective Reuse possibilities

The best of 10 year CMS experience

High standard of ease of use, web 20

Educational support

Mobile access

Complete integration of educational standards

Interoperability

Import

Export

Efficient

Effective

Reuse possibilities

Initial Course Setup Collaborative work on Wiki Based on TAET Competences and course topics Problem – Not experienced enough in use of Wiki. I was unable to track all individual contributions to grade

Collaborative work on Wiki

Based on TAET Competences and course topics

Problem – Not experienced enough in use of Wiki.

I was unable to track all individual contributions to grade

Final Course Setup Scientific report as result 4 assignments Teacher feedback after first two assignments Peer review after third assignment Presentation in last lecture

Scientific report as result

4 assignments

Teacher feedback after first two assignments

Peer review after third assignment

Presentation in last lecture

SAKAI Environment Project site Blend of Classroom sessions Lectures Workshops Student presentations Resources publishing course materials articles assignments and managing the meetings and doing the assignments

Project site

Blend of

Classroom sessions

Lectures

Workshops

Student presentations

Resources

publishing course materials

articles

assignments and managing the meetings and doing the assignments

Sakai Course environment

Problems Inconsistency in buttons, views, functions A lot of clicking Relation Assignments, Announcements, Schedule was not clear Menu behavior was problematic Students could not always use drop box Alternative use of email, feedback problems Students could not find resources

Inconsistency in buttons, views, functions

A lot of clicking

Relation Assignments, Announcements, Schedule was not clear

Menu behavior was problematic

Students could not always use drop box

Alternative use of email, feedback problems

Students could not find resources

Schedule overview

Schedule event edit

Schedule II

Sakai - Resources

Assignments overview

Sakai - Assignments

Sakai - Assignments

Sakai - Dropbox

Unaddressed Expectations No real collaboration possibilities No educational support No mobile support No interoperability possibilities Import Export No export possibilities based Yet 

No real collaboration possibilities

No educational support

No mobile support

No interoperability possibilities

Import

Export

No export possibilities based

Yet 

Conclusion The basic functionalities work But in my opinion not for a large audiences Disappointed Inconsistency Interface problems Menu behavior Unclear relations between functions such as schedule, announcements, assignments, resources Technical issues, access students drop box Inefficient, A lot of clicking

The basic functionalities work

But in my opinion not for a large audiences

Disappointed

Inconsistency

Interface problems

Menu behavior

Unclear relations between functions such as schedule, announcements, assignments, resources

Technical issues, access students drop box

Inefficient, A lot of clicking

Solutions Handbook for interface use Functions Views Button names Good examples Mac OS Windows

Handbook for interface use

Functions

Views

Button names

Good examples

Mac OS

Windows

Thank you! Questions? Contact: Dr. Allard Strijker [email_address] http://users.gw.utwente.nl/strijker

Questions?

Contact:

Dr. Allard Strijker

[email_address]

http://users.gw.utwente.nl/strijker

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