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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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Grant from The Higher Education Academy

The CCC:EED project team have been awarded a grant by The Higher Education Academy for a seminar on “Integrating e-learning to foster creativity in Dance Studies”. This will be one of nine seminars and workshops for dance, drama and music between now … 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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Student feedback

In the past few days the project team has been collecting feedback from Choreography and Movement analysis and notation students on their e-learning activities this term. Two focus groups were organized, conducted and recorded just after students handed in their … Continue reading

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Renaming the choreographic handbook

Up until now, students have worked on paper choreographic handbooks where they would collect notes, quotes, images, videos, and drawings that have inspired and influenced their solo and duet choreographies. This term volunteer first year students are completing their first … Continue reading

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First e-submissions in the Dance Department

E-learning is not completely new to the Dance Department at the University of Surrey. Most teachers have already incorporated new technologies to support students’ learning. Dance students have been using for a while a variety of tools (e.g.  discussion forums, … Continue reading

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Learning about Laban

Movement Analysis and Notation students are sharing their learning about Rudolf Laban’s work and influence. They are giving presentations in pairs during their weekly group seminars under the theme “A Bridseye View of the Work of Rudolf Laban”. iPad photos taken by Inma Álvarez … Continue reading

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Issues around electronic assignments

One issue that has emerged from the development of e-learning assignments is how they will be submitted and marked. Issues around assessment include decisions around the platform for submission of tasks, the format of submitted items, and checking that the … Continue reading

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