theme 2022

"The theme for 2022 is not available at present"

FODES 2022 will seek to address the many challenges and new directions presented by Fully Online Distance Education practitioners, related to technological innovations in online educational settings. The keynote address, panel discussions, plenary sessions, and workshops will examine the innovative use of e-learning tools, pedagogical approaches, online facilitation, student experience, retention and attrition rates, design and development, and other facets of Fully Online Distance Education. This symposium will provide participants with a forum for intensive interdisciplinary interaction and collegial debate. Those attending FODES 2022 will leave with an excellent overview of current thinking and practices in applications of technology in Fully Online Distance Education. Thematic streams will include alternative processes, procedures, techniques and e-learning tools for creating fully online learning environments appropriate for the twenty-first century.

General symposium themes include:

  • Innovation pedagogical approaches

  • Innovative curriculum design for online distance learning

  • Instructional design and development

  • Online assessment

  • Facilitating online

  • Student online learning experience

  • Educational technology and e-learning tools

  • Online game-based learning

  • Online learning attrition and retention rates

  • Online systems support

  • User experience design and learning experience design innovations