Tag: Curriculum management

The 2020 top 10 IT issues grouped into four themes

EDUCAUSE 2020 Top 10 IT Issues and how Curriculum Management fits in

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Each year, EDUCAUSE publishes its ‘Top 10 IT Issues’, curated by an expert panel of IT and non-IT leaders. While the list for 2020 was released before the COVID-19 pandemic, we still view these issues as highly relevant and offering important context for considering how Curriculum Management can contribute to the sector’s recovery. We have written previously about what we mean […]

Now is the time to prepare for a changed world

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It is very clear that this current situation is not about to blow over quickly. Having been frantically engaged in Business Continuity Planning for the last few weeks, it feels as if we are all now settling into the business of simply continuing.  One of the main focus areas for Higher Education has been the […]

Solving the Curriculum Management problem to enable student success

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Having worked closely with multiple universities over the last five years, this is what we’ve learned about solving the Curriculum Management problem end-to-end to enable student success. This is presented by CourseLoop (formerly known as Factor5 Software) CEO, Brian Clark and was delivered at the HEUG EMEA Conference in Amsterdam, October 2019.

Macquarie University’s curriculum transformation


Originally appeared in Campus Morning Mail and published here with permission. Macquarie University is a client of Factor5 Software and has implemented CourseLoop as their Curriculum Management System (CMS). The curriculum needed to change so the university transformed it. An initiative to enable student co-creators and improve student success The Macquarie Curriculum Transformation project is […]

Academic giving lecture

What do we mean by Curriculum Management and why does it matter?

At Factor5 Software, we eat, sleep and breathe ‘curriculum management’. But when you’re so close to something it’s sometimes difficult to remember that not everyone knows exactly what you’re talking about. So what do we mean by ‘curriculum management’, and why do we think it matters? We use the term to encompass a number of […]