Presentation on theme: "EnRoLE 2008 Workshop Series Evaluating Role Plays 26 November 2008"— Presentation transcript:
1 EnRoLE 2008 Workshop Series Evaluating Role Plays 26 November 2008 Dr Maree GosperLearning and Teaching Centre
2 Role PlaysEducational role plays in Australian universities designed to increase understanding of real life human interaction and dynamics.participants assume a role in someone else's shoes or in someone else's situationto do authentic tasks in an authentic contextinvolving substantial in-role human interaction such as collaboration, negotiation, debateinteraction between roles is substantially in an online environmentlearning outcomes are assessable and generate opportunities for student reflection
3 Will they use it? The 4 E’s - Collis and Moonen (2001) Ease of use EffectivenessEfficiencyEnvironmental readiness
4 Sustainable software The Curriculum The ICTs The Organisational EnvironmentThe CICTO FrameworkJS Flagship Project(M Gosper, K Woo, H Muir, C Dudley, K Nakazawa. AJET 23, 2.
5 Sustainable software Teaching aims Learning Outcomes Role play process Teaching supportsLearning Supports
6 What were the aims of the role play? OutcomesWhat were the aims of the role play?What knowledge and skills are to be developed?How will you know if you have achieved them?How will you assess the achievement?
7 Role play process Participant Facilitator Orientation Establishing rolesPlaying – interactions, collaborations, communicationsFinalisationDebriefAssessmentFeedbackWas it efficient and easy to use – i.e. did it make teaching and learning easier to accomplish; time, resourcesWas it effective in achieving outcomes ?Was it motivating / engaging?What value did it add to the student experienceIs there a better way of doing this to achieve the same outcomes?
8 Acquisition and administration of software The environment:Teaching supportsLearning supportsLearningTeachingAcquisition and administration of softwareTraining in use of software/systemsDevelopment of resourcesReuse of the role playComplianceAssessment policiesInformation managementAccessibility /disabilityLearning and Teaching support - in setting up, administering and maintaining the Role Play