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Introduction to the Hybrid Learning Theatre

Gerben Groeneveld explains the reasoning behind the Business Hybrid Learning Theatre and explains its main features.

In this video, Gerben Groeneveld, an IT specialist at the University of Amsterdam, explains some of the thinking behind the Business School’s Hybrid Learning Theatre (HLT). Gerben has been involved with the Hybrid Learning Theatre since its initiation in August 2020. He is responsible for both the practical and communicative aspect of the studio such as operating the cameras/microphones and contacting lecturers about their future studio sessions.

As you watch, pay attention to what Gerben says about:

  • the aims of the HLT
  • where the inspiration came from
  • its design
  • how it is used
  • students’ experiences
  • the need for technical support.

Share any reflections on the HLT and how it operates in ‘comments’ below.

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