Seminar 09P - Let's Get Visual! Integrating Concept Maps, Rich Media, Social Software, and the LMS into Teaching and Learning
PLEASE NOTE: Separate registration and fee is required to attend this seminar.

Tuesday, October 23 | 2:00PM–5:30PM | Room 203
Session Type: Professional Development
Today's students favor visuals and social computing tools, while instructors want to foster the development of deep, expert knowledge. Using concept maps connects student desires and instructor objectives. INHOLLAND University of Professional Education and the University of British Columbia have innovatively linked concept maps, rich media, and Web-based content.

At INHOLLAND University students learn in a visual and social online environment, using concept maps to engage in argumentation, writing, reflection, and brainstorming. Combinations of concept maps and rich media with a learning management system, wikis, and blogs help students create a unique yet structured viewpoint that retains a bird's-eye view of complex ideas and concepts.

Instructors and staff from INHOLLAND, SURFdiensten, and UBC will discuss the process of choosing, implementing, and piloting a new concept mapping tool; demonstrate 10-plus practices and templates; and present tools in a hands-on manner.

PLEASE NOTE: You will need to bring a laptop with wireless connectivity and a Web browser installed. If circumstances prevent you from bringing a laptop to the seminar, please e-mail Victoria Fanning at [email protected].


  • Eja Kliphuis

  • Uli Rauch

    Professor (retired), The Learning Centre, University of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Annemiek Scholten

    Educational ICT Consultant & Personal coach, INHOLLAND University of Professional Education
  • Pim Slot

    Senior Contract Manager & Business Consultant, SURFmarket
  • Tim Wang

    Manager, Instructional Development, The University of British Columbia

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