At the suggestion of a colleague I am starting a short series of video logs about my experiences in teaching a module online for the first time. This coming semester I will be teaching the Programming for Big Data module in the online Higher Diploma in Data Analytics. This semester will be my 33rd - all my previous classes have been in regular classrooms or computer laboratories. In my education career I have created content for delivery on floppy disks, CD-ROMs, over the Internet, and in the classroom - but never live online. So this will be a very new experience for me and I hope to share what works (or not) for my students and me throughout the semester.
Here's my first vlog effort: