Category Archives: University of Surrey

Xpert tutorial now available in Vimeo

  How to attribute Creative Commons licenses to images using the Xpert tool from Digital Dance Archives on Vimeo.

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A decade with Creative Commons licences

This Sunday, 16th December, Creative Commons licences will be celebrating their tenth anniversary. To mark this occasion the CCC:EED project will be launching an awareness campaign in the Dance department. The project team will be also producing a tutorial on … Continue reading

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Blended learning

This week e-tutor met with academic staff to discuss e-learning within the new VLE. The selected modules for the CCC:EED project are looking into an effective implementation of blended learning that makes a greater use of module websites. Topics discussed … Continue reading

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What has the CCC:EED project done for us?

From the teaching and learning perspective, academic staff have been able to reflect upon and revise the content, teaching methods and assessment of dance modules in a blended fashion. This educational review has enabled the implementation of online independent and … Continue reading

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A new VLE at Surrey

This summer has seen the arrival of SurreyLearn a new Virtual Learning Environment that will provide an easy to navigate visually attractive platform for all dance modules. Members of staff have been developing further materials using the learning object creator … Continue reading

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Copyright clearance of CCC:EED project images

Recently Project Assistant Mike Reed has been working with a number of photographers on rights clearance of images for use in the project.  We would like to thank all of the photographers who have participated for being so helpful. Another … Continue reading

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Diaries of Eilean Pearcey

We have had a volunteer assisting with the project by looking at Eilean Pearcey’s diaries to help form a better picture of her life. The information collected will help the project assistant Mike Reed write a learning package on Pearcey … Continue reading

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New focus on Arts and Society

Although the initial plan for the project was to focus on year 2 Dance, Politics and Identity module, we will be working instead on a learning package for year 1 Arts and Society module. The decision is trying to address … Continue reading

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Negro Spirituals

The end-of-year show at the PATS dance studio included a selection of Helen Tamiris’ famous choreographies for Negro Spirituals. The dances were revived by Dr Johnson-Jones from a labanotation score and performed by second year student Sophia Davis. The CCC:EED … Continue reading

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