Adventures in Thought
Bringing learning to life through broadcast thinking and bite-sized content
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Module lead/guest speaker/ workshop facilitation. MBA, MA Film. Former BBC Producer and Lecturer in Media Production (Birmingham City University). Teaching expertise in broadcast media, radio, podcasting, storytelling, journalism bi-media drama. Bespoke workshops on audio/visual storytelling and storytelling for business.
Leading multi-disciplinary teams including SMEs, producers, designers and technologists to create learning solutions across multiple platforms. 75m downloads (Open University iTunes U). Commissioned award winning ‘History of English in Ten Minutes‘ and the globally successful 60 Second Adventures series narrated by David Mitchell.
Consultancy advice on digital learning: content, design, pedagogy, platforms. 10+ years working with subject experts translating content into digital learning for the OU, FutureLearn and the BBC. Synchronous and asynchronous learning delivery for informal & formal learning including MOOCs. Specialist in bite-sized learning formats.
‘Great storytelling, interactive, informative and fun.’Working with Children online course, staff feedback
‘A foolproof way to make learning enjoyable.’Open University – 60 Second Adventures animation series (11m + views on YouTube)
Open College of the Arts
‘Brilliant course on visual storytelling – I feel inspired.’Will Woods, CEO, Open College of Arts on ‘Think Visual’ workshop.
‘Catherine combines a rare blend of detailed effectiveness with vision.’Emeritus Professor Simon Bell, The Open University