College of Education Webinar Series

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 10:00 to Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 12:00
To be held virtually via Zoom


Members of the University community are hereby invited to the second session of the webinar series being organized by the College of Education on the theme: The use of student data in uncertain times: implications for higher education institutions in the Global South.     


Remaining sessions of the webinar will be held as follows:      

  • Wednesday 7th October and   
  • Wednesday 14th October, 2020    

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (GMT) each day 

Day 3 - Wednesday, 7th October, 2020 
Topic: Growing infrastructure and institutional capacity for a more optimum and appropriate collection, analysis and use of student data in the Global South
-        Presenter: Mr. Lucas Yikimpa Chigabatia, Chief Information Technology Officer, University of Ghana & Coordinator, Ghanaian Academic and Research Network  

-        Discussant:  Prof. Paul Prinsloo, Research Professor in Open Distance Learning (ODL), Department of Business Management, University of South Africa

Day 4 – Wednesday, 14th October, 2020 
Topic: Ethical issues in the use of Educational Data Mining and Learning Analytics
-        Presenter: Dr. Duncan Banks, Director of Work-Based Learning for Health Sciences, Faculty of Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics, Institute of Educational Technology, Open University UK; 

-        Discussant: TBA 




Meeting Link:

Meeting ID: 659 0457 0175 

Passcode: COE 


YouTube handle for day 1:  (23rd Sept., 2020) 

YouTube handle for day 2: (1st Oct., 2020)

YouTube handle for day 3:  (7th Oct., 2020