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Author profile: Dr Juan Klopper
Dr Juan Klopper is a Senior Lecturer in surgery and a prominent open education practitioner who is collaborating with students and practitioners to develop an open surgery textbook which supports students as well as healthcare workers in the field.
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Author profile: Dr Cesarina Edmonds-Smith
Dr Cesarina Edmonds-Smith believes in the power of peer-to-peer learning and is the co-creator of the “Ingxoxo” first-year chemistry learning platform, a forum-based approach to open textbook development.
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Author profile: Stella Papanicolaou and team
Stella Papanicolaou, Valerie Lehabe and Maashitoh Rawoot are developing an architecture open textbook that makes historical narratives and technological developments of modern buildings in the global south more visible and accessible.
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Author profile: Dr Chris Barnett
Dr Chris Barnett is a passionate educator and co-creator of the “Ingxoxo” first-year chemistry learning platform, a forum-based approach to peer-to-peer learning and open textbook development.
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Author profile: Kensleyrao Apajee
Kensleyrao Apajee is a Senior Tutor in the first-year Engineering Drawing course who is developing an open textbook to make his subject more accessible and bridge the knowledge gaps that exist between school and university.
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Friday, 3 April 2020
UCT open textbook landscape survey

As one of its first research activities, the DOT4D project is conducting a landscape survey of open textbook publishing at the University of Cape Town in order to produce a comprehensive list of open textbook publishing initiatives at UCT.

Publication Date:
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 - 10:30
Glenda Cox GO-GN webinar recording now available

The Global OER Graduate Network (GO-GN) hosted alumnus DOT4D Principal Investigator Dr Glenda Cox in an open webinar on the DOT4D conceptual approach and proposed social justice intersectional model on Wednesday 5 December.

Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 10:30
UCT launches call for digital open textbook development proposals

The University of Cape Town (UCT) today launched a call for grant proposals to support the development of digital open textbooks at UCT.

Publication Date:
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 12:00
Exploring the philosophy of open: Participation in UP Open Access seminar series

DOT4D Principal Investigator Dr Glenda Cox was recently invited to present on “The philosophy of open” in the University of Pretoria Open Access seminar series. The presentation focused largely on affordances of the open movement and the potential of open educational resources to assist in addressing current challenges related to curriculum transformation, localisation and cost reduction.

Publication Date:
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 13:00