Disruptive Media Learning Lab
Published on Dec 10, 2015
Dr Thomas Cochrane (a leading mobile learning researcher-practitioner) joined the DMLL from 14-25 September 2015, during which time he provided workshops and individual consultations focusing on: social/mobile media, augmented reality, mobile filmmaking and emerging pedagogies. Thom demonstrated some examples of his mobile/social/AR work, which you can learn more about in this #disruptivebytes session, and its follow-up session available here
About Thomas Cochrane
Dr Thomas Cochrane is an Academic Advisor and Senior Lecturer in Educational Technology at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand. His research interests include mobile learning, social media, international collaborations, communities of practice and new pedagogies. Thomas has managed and implemented over 40 mobile learning projects, with a recent focus upon Android and iOS smartphones and the iPad as catalysts to enable student-generated content and student-generated learning contexts, bridging formal and informal learning environments.
He has over 100 peer reviewed publications, receiving best paper awards at Ascilite 2009, ALT-C 2011, ALT-C 2012, and has been invited to keynote at educational conferences including: the New Zealand Moodle Moot 2011, the inaugural 2011 Technology for Teaching and Learning Summit in Melbourne Australia, the 2012 Australian Moodle Moot, the 2012 m-Libraries conference in the UK, and the launch of UWS massive iPad project in February 2013. In 2011 he was awarded as an Ascilite Fellow www.ascilite.org.au