Professor of Socioinformatics, Vice-Dean Faculty of Applied Social Sciences, Munich University of Applied Sciences

Am Stadtpark 20, D-81243 München, Room 322, Tel. +49.89.1265.2344,
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NEW: Award for Online Course on Open Educational Resources COER13

Category: Special Award "OER on OER", 01. March 2016, 1st. German OER Festival

Upcoming & New

  • "Extending Learning Environments in Higher Education: Online Peer-to-Peer Counseling in Professional Degree Programs of Social Work", Presentation at EDEN Conference 2016, 14-17 June 2016, Budapest, Hungary
  • COER13 replayed: COER16 Course on Open Educational Resources now open for registration, starts 23. May 2016
  • "E-Portfolios - Chancen und Herausforderungen einer alternativen Prüfungsform". Presentation at E-Assessment Workshop der Virtuellen Hochschule Bayern (vhb), 09.May 2016, TH Nürnberg.
  • Social Europe Week 2016, "Challenges for Social Policy, Social Work and Human Resource Management", International Seminar with 9 European Partners, 11.-14. April 2016, La Foresta, Vaalbek & Brussels, Belgium
  • AWARD: COER13, the cMOOC on Open Educational Resources (OER) we developped in 2013, received a special award at the 1. German OER Festival
  • "Anreizsysteme für E-Learning an Hochschulen gestalten – was erreicht wen?" (with Prey, Gisela), Dortmund Spring School for Academic Staff Developpers (DOSS) 2016, 04 March 2016, Dortmund.
  • Expert Hearing "Organisation digitaler Lehre", Hochschulforum Digitialisierung, Thematic Working Group "Governance & Policies" , German Rector's Conference, 01. February 2016, Berlin
  • Expert Workshop & Public Conference within the Project "Mapping OER", Wkimedia Germany & BMBF, Berlin 22./23.01.2016
  • Our chapter on “A MOOC on Open Educational Resources as an Open Educational Resource: COER13” as part of the MOOC Case Book has been published now: Arnold, P., Kumar, S. Schön, S. Ebner, M., & Thillosen, A. (2015). A MOOC on Open Educational Resources as an Open Educational Resource: COER13. In: Corbeil, J.R., Corbeil, M.E., Khan, B. H. (Eds.): The MOOC Case Book: Case Studies in MOOC Design, Development and Implementation. NY: Linus Learning, pp. 247-258 Draft @RG
  • "Multimedial dokumentieren und reflektieren – Lehrkonzepte mit E-Portfolios", Presentation at E-Learning Day 2016 Munich University of Applied Sciences, 17.01.2016, Munich.


Participation in Competition for MOOC Production Fellowship by iversity and Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft: "nMOOC - Nachhaltigkeit für alle!" ("nMOOC-Sustainability for All") (German), Article at SPIEGEL-online (German)
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COER13 : Open Course on Open Educational Resources (in German) running with more than 1000 participants!

More at (German)

  • Workshop "Competency-based Assessment with E-Portfolios" at BASA-online/maps Teaching workshop at Koblenz University of Applied Science "Concepts and Methods for Online Teaching", 29.10.2015, Koblenz.

  • Expert Workshop "Capacity Building for Open Educational Resources" within the Project "Mapping OER", Wkimedia Germany & BMBF, Berlin 15/16.10.2015