The Proposed Budget for digital audio course

Staff time administration and funding application and research and project development

Include training needs of staff and participants

List of potential funding agents

New Zealand

Ako Aotearoa prioriries for 2008

  • Assessment and moderation
  • Contribution to Mātauranga Māori and meeting the needs of Māori learners
  • Learner engagement and learner outcomes
  • Learning pathways
  • Strategic professional development initiatives
  • Workplace learning

National Project Fund

Collaboration projects will support collaborative initiatives such as the fostering of communities of practice on the Ako Aotearoa website or provide seed funding for new or emerging inter/national collaborative groups to explore common interests. The level of funding available for each collaborative project is approximately $10k-$30k.

eLearning Collaborative Development Fund (eCDF)

Innovation Development Fund (IDF)

TEO Component Funding – encouraging and supporting innovation is administered by the Tertiary Education Commission.


The Flexible Learning Framework

Time line for development:

Research and Development:

Project Scoping:

Funding: Apply for seeding funding from Ako Aotearoa

Staff training: technical support

Methods to gather feedback

  1. Invite colleagues who may be interested in your plan;
  2. Notify others about the link to your presentation on your blog – unless you have negotiated other arrangements;
  3. Gather feedback via:
  • a face-to-face meeting;
  • discussion and consultation with course facilitators and or colleagues.