2017 Designing Learning Spaces in Open and Distance Learning EDLW 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 13:00-14:30 CET

Moderator: Lisa Marie Blaschke, EDEN Vice-President

Format: Presentations, panel debate


As technology continues to increasingly pervade educational environments, it is essential that educators are able to design these new learning spaces creatively and in a meaningful way that will support and promote student learning. In this session, you will hear from a distinguished panel of internationally renown experts of learning design innovations, who will present on a range of topics from game-based learning to technology enhanced learning, providing practical examples within higher education curriculum.

Format: Presentation/panel discussion

Moderator: Lisa Marie Blaschke, EDEN Vice-President


  • Gill Ferrell, EUNIS – Digital by design: designing learning and assessment in a digital age
  • Hamish MacLeod, The University of Edinburgh – Playful learning; Orchestration and identity
  • John Trasler, EADL – Development of visual learning in distance education
  • Rikke Toft Nørgård, Centre for Higher Education Futures, Aarhus University – Value-based Vision-driven Learning Design: Fusing human-centred design, learning design & signature pedagogy