Workshop and Consultancy Topics

Gabi Witthaus, independent consultant and Learning & Teaching Facilitator at Loughborough University, UK.

I am available for workshops, briefing sessions and consultancy work. Indicative topics are provided below – please contact me to discuss your needs.

Briefings for senior staff

1 hour per topic; can be extended to a full workshop:

  • International trends in online higher education
  • Improving the student experience in online education

Workshop topics for course teams

3-hour sessions; can be combined into full days:

  • How to use Storyboarding in course design (See Storyboarding Resources)
  • Designing online learning activities (See E-tivities)
  • Teaching online courses interactively
  • Designing assessments to promote effective learning in online courses
  • Converting face-to-face courses to interactive online courses
  • Developing pedagogically sound module/course specifications
  • What can we learn from the research into learning, teaching and assessment in online education?
  • Digital competencies for online educators
  • Creating and using Open Educational Resources

Other consultancy work

  • Supporting programme teams or course teams in new programme development
  • Reviewing online programmes to enhance the learning design