Extended-form Case Study

The virtual learning environment for Ibec Global Graduates 1

Published on September 26, 2019   11 min

Other Talks in the Series: Online Learning for Business Education

Hello, I am Rowena Hennigan, a lecturer in marketing at Dublin Institute of Technology. I also work on the e-learning provision for the Ibec Global Graduate program. This case-study is part of the e-learning fundamental series.
This is the first part of a two-part case-study introducing the Ibec Global Graduates virtual learning environment. The second part case-study looks at a piece of research which reviews the design of that e-learning environment and its resources for the Ibec Global Graduates.
As an introduction, let's look at who are the main stakeholders in the Ibec Global Graduates program. Ibec is the largest business and lobbying organization in Ireland. In 1983, that program was established by Ibec in Ireland and originally called Export Orientation program. Dublin Institute of Technology also known as DIT delivered the academic elements of the program. DIT has origins as far back as 1887 in Ireland and it has now more than 20,000 students registered on its courses. It has a long tradition of working with commercial organizations and DIT is now the largest third-level provider of continuing professional development CPD, an executive education programs in Ireland. Hundreds of students and graduates are currently in the stream on the Ibec Global Graduates program,
carrying our company placements all around the world. The goal of the program is to build leadership capability amongst its participants with both the student graduates on placement and the sponsor company benefiting. Here's the program overview. The Ibec Global Graduates program connects

The virtual learning environment for Ibec Global Graduates 1

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