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Introduction to Contemporary Innovative 21st Century Teaching is a Course

Introduction to Contemporary Innovative 21st Century Teaching

Ended Aug 24, 2016

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Full course description

Course Date:

Jul 11 - Aug 7, 2016


4 weeks


5 hrs/week



Course Type:



Badge, Certificate (free)


This introductory short course will provide an opportunity for students to explore different technologies, practices and digital pedagogy within the context of 21st Century teaching and is aimed at teachers, trainers or support staff working within educational and training settings. Learners will investigate new and innovative learning environments within different practices, digital pedagogy and theories as well as utilise and develop varied digital teaching tools, methods and practices.


  • Provide a better understanding of the concept of the 21st Century teaching in a local and global context.
  • Explore the introduction to Online Learning and showcase various technological tools to enhance learning.
  • Promote a collaborative community learning approach through personal blogs and videos.
  • Offer CPD opportunities and the updating of current CPD.

University of Derby Online (UDOL)

The University of Derby Online Learning is one of the United Kingdom’s leading universities for online distance learning. We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications and professional development courses to people around the world who require more flexible study options.

Upon completing this online short course, you will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion from the University of Derby to recognise your achievement and your commitment to continuing professional development (CPD), allowing you to provide evidence to a professional body or your employer, or to include it in your personal development portfolio.

Course Instructors

Mr. Syed Munib Hadi

Mr. Syed Munib Hadi

Lead Instructor

Mr. Hadi has been involved in educational sector for over a decade in a wide range of roles supporting and innovating in use of technology to enhance learning. He has worked with notable universities and government agencies like JISC to drive the educational technology agenda. Currently he is head of the Academic Innovation Hub team at University of Derby leading on the academic innovation initiatives for the University.