Reflection on the course

Posted by Hugh on June 1, 2015 in Module Reflection, Reflection |

In this piece I will reflect on my experience on the MSc in Applied eLearning I completed in DIT. I started the course as I was appointed Project Manager in work to introduce elearning into the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (the Department). eLearning in the Department upto this point was limited using […]


Research Methods Module Reflection

Posted by Hugh on September 7, 2014 in Module Reflection, Reflection, Research Methods |

This was a very informative module and allow me time to look at the research question. Although I thought I knew what I was going to do I did not realise the amount of detail required. The scope of my project went from vast through to specific and changed on numerous occasions. It was clear […]


Trends in eLearning Reflection

Posted by Hugh on March 17, 2014 in Module Reflection, Reflection, Trends in eLearning |

This module was very interesting. I got to know more about the Horizon Report and Gartner Hype Cycle. It was interesting to see what the experts think about emerging technologies. The format of the classes was different, we discussed different emergeant technologies each week. The first week I remembered Taylorism from my HR Degree days […]


Instructional Design and eAuthoring Module Reflection

Posted by Hugh on December 10, 2013 in Instructional Design and eAuthoring, Module Reflection, Reflection |

  Introduction During the first week of this module we were split into groups and asked to develop an elearning resource. After some discussion in my group the topic changed to owning a dog, I had recently bought a new puppy and told the group about trying to toilet train him. Other members of the […]


Learning Theories Reflection

Posted by Hugh on November 1, 2013 in Learning Theories, Module Reflection, Reflection |

Looking at different learning theories was very interesting as I have never came across them before. I had covered learning style before such as Honey & Mumford and VARK, I was interested to see how they intertwined with each other. I was Interested to see how each theory could be applied in practice by remembering different situations […]


Professional Development Reflection

Posted by Hugh on October 15, 2013 in Module Reflection, Professional Development, Reflection |

This was an unusual module in so far as the assessment was an interview. In preparation for the interview it made me very aware of what I had achieved up until I started the course and made me focus on what I wanted to get out of it. The reading were very good and I […]

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