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TASI is pleased to announce a one-day seminar entitled Effective Use of
Digital Images in Education Resources to take place on Wednesday 29th June
2005 at the University of Bristol.
The purpose of the TASI seminar is to investigate some of the most
challenging issues surrounding the use of digital images in teaching and
learning. To discuss and demonstrate some pragmatic solutions to creating
teaching materials, and improving availability and access to images for
both teaching staff and students.
Who should attend?
This seminar is primarily aimed at further and higher education teaching
and lecturing staff, learning technologists and educational support staff,
but is suitable for anyone charged with creating educational resources,
from all subject areas and disciplines, who wish to enhance teaching and
learning materials with images.
Presentations throughout the day will address the technical, conceptual and
practical issues surrounding obtaining and delivering images. Presenters
will endeavour to share best practice and disseminate current resources and
This seminar aims to address the following issues:
* To explore the impact of images on learning
* To demonstrate possible resources for sourcing appropriate images
* To outline the copyright issues that arise when using found images for
* To highlight methods and software that can be used to create teaching
* To discuss and demonstrate effective models for embedding images into
* To investigate how current technologies can to utilised to improve access
and availability to images
Delegates will be expected to play an active role in the seminar. In the
afternoon there will be a breakout session where delegates will join
discussion groups of their choice. The purpose of the discussion groups is
to give delegates an opportunity to voice specific concerns and issues, to
share information and to provide feedback that will inform future research
and support areas for TASI.
Digital Imaging Clinic
Delegates will have the opportunity to ask practical questions about using
digital cameras and scanners, and image editing applications via our
Digital Imaging Clinic
Costs & Bookings
Attendance for the seminar is charged at £75 per person.
Bookings can be made online: www.tasi.ac.uk/training/seminar1.html
CS Brock, Technical Research Officer
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