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Robert Farmer

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20092019

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Biography

Robert Farmer is the Learning Technology Manager at the University of Northampton, where he supports the Head of Learning Technology to lead and manage the University’s award-winning Learning Technology Team. Before taking up this role he worked as a Learning Designer, Learning Technologist, and Learning Development Tutor, and prior to this was a full-time FE/HE lecturer, teaching and leading courses in philosophy, critical thinking, and digital film-making. His current research interests and publications include work on Socratic Dialogue in the Nelson-Heckmann tradition, the flipped classroom, blended and active learning, course and module design, patchwork text assessment, and educational videos.

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Research Output

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  • Benefits and limitations of a collaborative approach to course design

    Usher, J. & Farmer, R. J., 1 Jun 2018, Educational Developments: The Magazine of the Staff and Educational Development Association, 19, 2, p. 24 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Specialist PublicationMagazine

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  • The What, the How, and the Why of the Flipped Classroom

    Farmer, R. J., 1 Apr 2018, In : Innovative Practice in Higher Education. 3, 2, p. 14 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

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  • A review of free online survey tools for undergraduate students

    Farmer, R., Oakman, P. & Rice, P., 11 Jul 2017, In : MSOR Connections. 15, 1, p. 71-78 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to JournalReview Article

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  • Activities

    • 7 Oral presentation
    • 1 Workshop

    The Hero's Journey in Higher Education: A Twelve Stage Narrative Approach to the Design of University Modules

    Robert Farmer (Author)

    7 Jun 2019

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    Lies, Damn Lies, and Free Online Survey Tools

    Robert Farmer (Author), Paul Rice (Author), Phil Oakman (Author) & Clive Howe (Author)

    30 Mar 20151 Apr 2015

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    From Values to Quality Enhancement: A Hands-On Journey Through Technology-Enabled Course Design and Delivery

    Ale Armellini (Author), Shirley Bennett (Author), Kate Coulson (Author) & Robert Farmer (Author)

    2 Dec 2015

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsWorkshopTeaching

    Using Blackboard Learn to create an Open Online Course.

    Kate Coulson (Speaker) & Robert Farmer (Speaker)

    29 Apr 20142 May 2014

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    MOOC and SPOC: a tale of two courses.

    Kate Coulson (Speaker), Ale Armellini (Speaker) & Robert Farmer (Speaker)

    1 Sep 20143 Sep 2014

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    Using OERs and etivities to create a collaborative, mobile friendly, learner-centred course

    Kate Coulson (Speaker) & Robert Farmer (Speaker)

    10 Sep 2013

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    Using Student Researchers To Discover The Truth About The Student Experience

    Julie Usher (Author) & Robert Farmer (Author)

    11 Sep 2011

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching

    ExpoLX e-Portfolios: Case Studies from the University of Northampton

    Robert Farmer (Author)

    11 Jun 2011

    Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationTeaching