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Ms. Elaine Walsh

Biography

Dr Elaine Walsh is a lecturer of technical communication and instructional design at University of Limerick, Ireland. With a career that started in 2003, she has developed expertise in e-learning, instructional design, university teaching, online programme delivery, curriculum design, and assessment design. Her main research areas are communication, instructional design, and assessment design.

Professional Activities

Employment

  • 2018 University of Limerick, IE - Course Director
  • 2015 University of Limerick - Tutor
  • 2003 Dublin City University -

Publications

Book Chapters

2018

Designing and developing a programme focused assessment strategy: A case study
(2018) Designing and developing a programme focused assessment strategy: A case study
In Assessment in open, distance, and e-learning: Lessons from practice;

2010

Designing Online Pedagogical Techniques for Student Learning Outcomes
(2010) Designing Online Pedagogical Techniques for Student Learning Outcomes
In Critical Design and Effective Tools for E-Learning in Higher Education: Theory into practice;

2007

Task Oriented Online Learning (TOOL) - Social Interaction in an Online Environment
(2007) Task Oriented Online Learning (TOOL) - Social Interaction in an Online Environment
In Case Studies of Good Practice in the Assessment of Student Learning in Higher Education;

Peer Reviewed Journals

2020

Designing and developing a programme-focused assessment strategy: a case study
James Brunton;Mark Brown;Eamon Costello;Elaine Walsh;
(2020) Designing and developing a programme-focused assessment strategy: a case study
In Assessment In Open, Distance, And E-Learning;
DOI: 10.4324/9780429432859-9

2016

Designing and developing a programme-focused assessment strategy: a case study
Brunton, J.;Brown, M.;Costello, E.;Walsh, E.;
(2016) Designing and developing a programme-focused assessment strategy: a case study
In Open Learning;
DOI: 10.1080/02680513.2016.1187593

2016

Meitheal: An Irish Case Study in Building a Virtual Community of Practice in Transitional Times
Suzanne Stone;Patrick Doyle;Enda Donlon;Clare Gormley;Elaine Walsh;Noeleen O’Keeffe;Muireann O’Keeffe;Alan Crean;Pip Bruce Ferguson;
(2016) Meitheal: An Irish Case Study in Building a Virtual Community of Practice in Transitional Times
In Implementing Communities Of Practice In Higher Education;
DOI: 10.1007/978-981-10-2866-3_20

2015

Assessment Strategy: Managing and Supporting Assessment Designers
(2015) Assessment Strategy: Managing and Supporting Assessment Designers
In Second Webinar For Time To Assessment Learning Outcomes In E-Learning (Taloe);

2009

A reappraisal of online mathematics teaching using LaTeX
Costello, E.;Fox, S.;Walsh, E.;
(2009) A reappraisal of online mathematics teaching using LaTeX
In International Journal Of Emerging Technologies In Learning;
DOI: 10.3991/ijet.v4i4.970

Investigating the Communication of Written Assessment Instructions
Investigating the Communication of Written Assessment Instructions

Programme-level assessment strategy
Programme-level assessment strategy

Assessment Matrix and Training for Online Distance Education Assessment Writers
Assessment Matrix and Training for Online Distance Education Assessment Writers

How to Foster Collaboration in an eLearning Environment â€' Lessons from Oscail
How to Foster Collaboration in an eLearning Environment â€' Lessons from Oscail

eReaders, eBooks and eContent
eReaders, eBooks and eContent

Fostering collaboration using online discussion forums
Fostering collaboration using online discussion forums

Conference Publications

2018

European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication
(2018) European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication

2015

EdTech 2015: The sixteenth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
(2015) EdTech 2015: The sixteenth annual conference for Irish educational technology users

2014

Challenges for Research into Open & Distance Learning: Doing Things Better â€' Doing Better Things
(2014) Challenges for Research into Open & Distance Learning: Doing Things Better â€' Doing Better Things

2012

International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Responding to change: effective teaching and learning in higher education
(2012) International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Responding to change: effective teaching and learning in higher education

2012

European Association of Distance Teaching Universities 25th Anniversary Conference
(2012) European Association of Distance Teaching Universities 25th Anniversary Conference

2012

European Association of Distance Teaching Universities 25th Anniversary Conference
(2012) European Association of Distance Teaching Universities 25th Anniversary Conference

2011

International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: The challenge for graduates in a changed world
(2011) International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: The challenge for graduates in a changed world

2011

European Association of Distance Teaching Universities: Universities and regional development in an open knowledge society sharing innovation and knowledge in European universities
(2011) European Association of Distance Teaching Universities: Universities and regional development in an open knowledge society sharing innovation and knowledge in European universities

2008

International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Encouraging student engagement
(2008) International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Encouraging student engagement

2007

International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Teaching and learning in the changing world of higher education
(2007) International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Teaching and learning in the changing world of higher education

Conference Contributions

2017

Sixth International Assessment in Higher Education Conference: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
(2017) Sixth International Assessment in Higher Education Conference: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
In Sixth International Assessment in Higher Education Conference: Leading assessment for learning in higher education;

2017

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Third annual conference
(2017) Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Third annual conference
In Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Third annual conference;

2016

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Second annual conference
(2016) Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Second annual conference
In Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Students Conference: Second annual conference;

2015

Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
(2015) Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
In Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education;

2015

Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
(2015) Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education
In Fifth International Assessment in Higher Education: Leading assessment for learning in higher education;

2014

Eighth European Distance and E-learning Network Research Workshop
(2014) Eighth European Distance and E-learning Network Research Workshop
In Eighth European Distance and E-learning Network Research Workshop;

2014

EdTech 2014: The fifteenth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
(2014) EdTech 2014: The fifteenth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
In EdTech 2014: The fifteenth annual conference for Irish educational technology users;

2007

EdTech 2007: the eighth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
(2007) EdTech 2007: the eighth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
In EdTech 2007: the eighth annual conference for Irish educational technology users;

2006

International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Creating and sustaining a creative learning environment
(2006) International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Creating and sustaining a creative learning environment
In International Conference of the All Ireland Society for Higher Education: Creating and sustaining a creative learning environment;

2006

EdTech 2006: The seventh annual conference for Irish educational technology users
(2006) EdTech 2006: The seventh annual conference for Irish educational technology users
In EdTech 2006: The seventh annual conference for Irish educational technology users;

2005

EdTech 2006: The sixth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
(2005) EdTech 2006: The sixth annual conference for Irish educational technology users
In EdTech 2006: The sixth annual conference for Irish educational technology users;