Registration for the Open Course in Technology Enhanced Learning

Starting in April 2013 this online course is initially aimed primarily at people teaching at Higher Education level, whether in Higher Education Institutions or Further Education Colleges, who want to better understand and explore how to use technology to enhance teaching and learning.

ocTEL is designed and run by members of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) and has the potential to raise the profile and capability of learning technology across sectors. Most of the writing and tutor support is being provided on a voluntary basis. If you’re an experienced learning technologist and you’d like to get involved as a volunteer, please register your interest at

For more information about ocTEL, and to register please visit the website

Wolfgang Reinhardt received a Bachelor and Diploma from the University of Paderborn (Germany) and a PhD from the Open University of the Netherlands. His research interests are awareness support, Research 2.0, social media and networked collaboration. Recently, he started to focus on bibliometrics and scientific recommender systems.