Course on OER based E-learning in collaboration with CEMCA

Uttarakhand Open University announces a professional development programme on "OER based e-learning" in collaboration with Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA). The programme shall be useful for all the teachers of higher education, faculty members of open universities, or any learner who is interested in Open Educational Resources(OER).

The course shall be provided online on moodle platform to all the learners. The main objectives are:

  1. To promote OER in designing new courses in the Universities.
  2. To provide training to faculty members of higher education for designing and development of OER.

About CEMCA:

The Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) is an internationalorganisation established by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), Vancouver,Canada, to promote the meaningful, relevant and appropriate use of ICTs to servethe educational and training needs of Commonwealth member states of Asia. CEMCAreceives diplomatic privileges and immunities in India under section 3 of the UnitedNations (privileges and immunities) Act, 1947.



Fee, Course Credit, Duration of programme and mode of Examination

The programme shall be available to all the learners from July,2015 session

FEE: The course shall be offered free of cost to all the learners. However, the learners opting for the certificate after the completion of course shall be provided with the opportunity for enrolling for online exam on nominal payment. The successful candidate shall be awarded with a certificate of the completion of the course.
CREDIT: The programme shall be offered as a non- credit programme.
DURATION: The programme shall be offered in self-paced learning mode.
MODE: Online programme in moodle platform and the examination shall be conducted online.

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