Mathematics BSc (1959), Psycholgy BSc. (1973), Grad Cert, Tech based distributed learning (2006). For 22 years, until 1992, worked for the BBC Open University, producing audio, video and multimedia in Mathematics, Science, Teacher Training. and Ed Media Design. Also, over 10 years, senior instructor in a three-month annual course for overseas producers on educational video. Published many papers on instructional media and instructional texts, plus a book, Designing video and multimedia for open and flexible learning, Routledge 2006, reprinted 2009. Latest papers: • Construction of 56 instructional TV programmes for English language learners in Turkey , Educational Media International 2013, Tailor & Francis. • Pedagogic Design Guidelines for Multimedia Materials: A Call for Collaboration between Practitioners and Researchers , Journal of Visual Literacy 2013 Vol. 32 No 2. Submitted two papers for journal publication: • Learning Outcomes afforded by self-assessed segmented Video-Print combinations, Cogent Education Volume 2, Issue 1, 2015 http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/2331186X.2015.1045218#.VZPD1fm6dNA Just published a paper regarding a project funded by the Commonwealth of Learning, Audiovision for Training Teachers of Nigerian Nomadic Children, Journal of Applied Instructional Design 2015 issue 1, http://www.jaidpub.org/?page_id=1421
Design of instructional video and multimedia
Mathematics BSc 1st (1962) Psychology BSc L2 (1973) Grad Cert, Tech based distributed learning A+ (2006)
Publications: many papers plus book 'Designing video and Multimedia for open and flexible learning RoutledgeFalmer 2006, reprinted 2009. Also see Academia.edu, link https://independent.academia.edu/JackKoumi for several papers. My new (November 2015) paper, Tutorial - Pedagogic Video Design Principles, on HOW to teach with video, complements my paper on WHATto teach with video, Potent Pedagogic Roles for Video. The latter paper is expanded considerably in my paper, Learning outcomes afforded by self-assessed, segmented video–print combinations, published 3 June in the open access journal, Cogent Education Volume 2, Issue 1, 2015 http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/2331186X.2015.1045218#.VZPD1fm6dNA (NB. You can view online - or download for improved legibility)
Producer/writer of educational materials: audio, audiovision, video + supplementary print, CD-ROM 1970-1992, BBC Open University audiovisual producer: 90 audios and 110 videos plus print supplements on: maths, psychology, biochem, physics, computing, stats, ed media design. Lead Tutor on annual 3-month EDTV course over 10 years. 1975/6, one-year research secondment, as programme evaluator, with IET, Open University. Face-to-face tuition to Open University Mathematics students at five Summer Schools. 1992 to date, Freelance: video with supplementary print, audiovision and CD-ROM on mathematics, use of audio, staff appraisal, geometric form in art/architecture, teacher training, English language (56 videos in Turkey).