26. Creating an elearning authoring tool for HE - Simon Date, King’s College London

Description: Kings Online, King’s College London’s distance learning team uses Adapt, a leading open source authoring tool to create courses for students. Over 2017 we have become one of the leading plugin developers for the platform and are in the process of becoming official collaborators for the project. Our diverse team of instructional designers, web designers and developers are keen to tailor a platform that was created for corporate elearning to be great for HE students by focusing on user experience and student’s unique requirements

Topics to be covered: Open source development, elearning, edtech, web design/development, UX, LX