Centre for Virtual Learning

The College of Information and Communication Technologies

Univeristy of Dar es Salaam

Ongoing projects

 

Previous Projects

Enhancing University Teaching and Learning capacity through the ICT-Mediated Learning (EUCTL) (2007-2009)

Enhancing University Teaching and Learning capacity through the ICT-Mediated Learning Mode sponsored by Carnegie Corporation of Newyork . Through this project CVL was able to establish three ICT-mediated distance education programmes namely the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) and the Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Management (PGDEM) and the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA). The programme also staff trainings on the development of course content and online course facilitation skills.

Online Course Migration and Improvement -PHEA’s Education Technology Initiative (ETI) – (2010 – 2012)

The purpose of this project was to migrate and improve existing online course offerings at UDSM from proprietary (Blackboard) to open source LMS(Moodle) as well as supporting staff and students in this shift. It was sponsored by Partnership for Higher Education in Africa (PHEA), a consortium of foundations for the purpose of implementing projects in the Educational Technology Initiative (ETI). CVL through this project has managed to upload over 100 courses on Moodle and undergo further quality improvement of these courses.

Computer Science Interactive Courses project- PHEA’s Education Technology Initiative (ETI) - (2010 – 2012)

The purpose this project is to enhance student learning, in particular to promote independent learning through interaction. It was sponsored by Partnership for Higher Education in Africa (PHEA), a consortium of foundations for the purpose of implementing projects in the Educational Technology Initiative (ETI). Through this Project CVL has Created More than 10 Courses in Computer science enhanced with multimedia elements.

Office Contact

Centre for Virtual Learning
University of Dar es Salaam
P.O. Box 33335
Kijitonyama Campus

Phone: (+255)-22-2700766
Fax: (+255)-22-2700766
Email: cvl@udsm.ac.tz