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neil Mulholland
Splatter Painting

Prof Neil Mulholland

„DER FACHIDIOT?” : The Paratechnic in the Monotechnic


  • Talk at ACAD, Calgary, Alberta, Canada 10th October 2017

  • Talk at Agder University, Kristiansand, Norway August 2017

  • Provocation Paper for The Porous University – A critical exploration of openness, space and place in Higher Education | 8th and 9th May, An Lòchran, Inverness Campus, Scotland.

  • Provocation Paper for CHEAD, ‘Agents of Change: Art School & Universities’ 13:30 17 Mar 2016 Art School – Location – Agency Council for Higher Education in Art and Design (CHEAD) Conference 2016 - Bath, England.

Download slidecast of „DER FACHIDIOT?”


Paratechnic Principals … paraphrasing: ‘5 Principals’ in Corneli & Dandoff, (2011) Synergising individual organisational learning, Wikiversity

1. Diverse methods, diverse communities of practice
2. Externally-facing ’University of Dissensus’ [Readings: 1997]
3. Immediation, 1:1, live
4. Fluid, adaptive co-learning
5. Cooperative and collegiate

The Porous University Symposium – Programme

See ‘Additional info’ for details of sessions which can be viewed online – this includes sessions to be broadcast live via Twitter, and also a parallel session which will run as a webinar on Day 2.

The hashtag for the event is #porousuni

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