Jim Carolan

Position: Blended On-Line and Digital (BOLD) Learning Designer embedded within the Faculty of Science and Technology

Location: Y151/U216, Mt Helen Campus

Phone: (03) 5327 9311

Email: jcarolan@federation.edu.au

Qualifications: B.Sci (Hons) Chemistry, Grad Dip Education

Biography

Jim has extensive experience extending technology to achieve learning outcomes both in secondary science/mathematics education and tertiary teacher training. His role as a Learning Designer role is to support staff to use effective pedagogical approaches in creating engaging, student-centred learning, particularly in online and blended delivery (BOLD).

Embedded in the Faculty of Science and Technology, Jim provides advice and assistance to teaching staff in the design and delivery of online and blended courses across Science, Engineering and IT disciplines. He is also responsible for designing online learning support materials and programs and delivering training in the use of Moodle, other eLearning tools and online course design.