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OER in secondary and higher education in Austria

Webinars 2018

Webinar presented by Martin Ebner, TU Graz, April 5, 2018

In this short talk an overview of the latest OER-activities will be given with a special focus on secondary and higher education. First of all, the results of the nationwide working group on OER for higher education under guidance of the association “Forum Neue Medien in der Lehre” will be presented: The general recommendations of OER usage [1] [2] as well as the final concept of OER-certification for higher education institutions [3].

Finally also the new research study on “school books as OER” done by Salzburg Research, the University of Innsbruck and Graz University of Technology will be introduced [4]. There an overview about the state of the art has been given to develop new business models how OER-school-books can be used in the future.

[1] https://www.researchgate.net/publication/309291289_Recommendations_for_OER_Integration_in_Austrian_Higher_Education [2] http://www.fnm-austria.at/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/Buecher/2016_fnma-OER-Empfehlungen_final.pdf [3] http://www.fnm-austria.at/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/Buecher/OER_Labeling_2017.pdf [4] https://www.bmb.gv.at/schulen/sb/machbarkeitsstudie_schulbuch_oer.html