Is e-learning coming out of the shadows?

InterActive’s Executive Director, Jeremy C Bradley, Ph.D., was recently published in Education Investor magazine. As a renowned academic with many years’ experience working at the cutting edge of developments in e-learning, Mr Bradley shared his thoughts on how universities can create a sustainable model for online learning, and how academic institutions and students alike can benefit from a new approach to course content creation…

Laying the Foundations of Quality in Online Education

The last time the tools of education underwent a shift in paradigm as significant as constituted by online education, it was that daring move to chalk and slate. As such, the notion of higher education online is generally met with a degree of reactionary scepticism. So, when e-learning providers find themselves competing against their early detractors, there is really only one way to stem the flow of anticipatory cynicism – be the best, nothing less. And that’s the challenge. Online education pr...

How e-learning with InterActive really works

For those who have never taken online courses, considering distance learning online can pose more than a few important questions. Luckily, demystifying how online learning with IA works is as straightforward as…well, studying online.   So, how does it work? Here is a step-by-step guide to online study with IA. “How do I apply for a programme?” Applying for any of our degree, certificate or diploma programmes is as easy as visiting our website and clicking “Apply Now” on the course page of your ...

Migration from Moodle to the Canvas LMS - a case study

Having run its full portfolio of e-learning programmes from within the Moodle learning management system since 2008, in 2015 InterActive chose to trial the delivery of a number of online courses using the Canvas platform. The hope was that this successful test-phase would allow the organisation to roll out a significantly upgraded user experience, while eradicating issues of reliability and stability which had been noted by faculty members as a result of recent Moodle updates. InterActive also h...