Lecturer, Dr Neil Henderson (Social Work Ethics) created and interactive online environment within the iKamva (Sakai) platform for 4th Year students.
The students are able to access course resources; engage in online discussions; and complete an online test. Currently the lecturer is in Nottingham and is still able to engage with the students in an online environment.
Since 2010, the lecturer has setup online, open-book exams, making use of short-answer questions. The students are expected to “draw on their ethical codes and dilemmas based on their theoretical understanding of ethics within the Social Work Profession”.
On Tuesday, 20th May 2014, seventy-eight (78) students engaged in this online open-book exam. All the students managed to submit successfully, with the assistance of the Centre for Innovative Educational Communication Technologies (CIECT) team.