The Vice Chancellor Makerere University officially opened DELP Annual Research Workshop 2017


Prof John Ddumba Ssentamu, the Vice Chancellor Makerere University officially opened the 3rd annual Research Delp workshop on 22nd May, 2017. The Theme of the Annual Research Workshop was: CO-CREATION OF KNOWLEDGE THROUGH OPEN DISTANCE AND e-LEARNING (ODEL). The Workshop was titled: Distance Education Leapfrogging Project Workshop (DELP-2017W) Makerere University held at the School of Food Technology, Nutrition and Bio Engineering Conference Hall, Makerere University

In his opening speech, he thanked the Norwegian Government for supporting Makerere University under its Norwegian Programme for Capacity Building in Higher Education and Research for Development (NORHED) Programme, highlighted the Role of DELP and other NORHED Funded Programs in Makerere University's Development. Also stated that research in ODeL is important at this point in time when the education system is moving towards student centered pedagogies.  He also launched an ebook titled: E-learning – what, why and how. Learning online, locally or internationally authored by Sven Åke Bjørke and Aleksandra Lazareva.  For more detailed Information click here