Kathleen Schlusmans has worked as an eductional consultant at the Open Universiteit since 1983. Her fields of expertise are curriculum design, online education, quality assurance and study succes. She has been involved in the initial design and in the redesign of the educational model of the Open Universiteit. At the moment she doing research on the effect of the new model on students' results and on student satisfaction.
Title of the OOFHEC2017 keynote presentation: 'From independent self study to active online learning. The transformation of the educational model of the Open Universiteit'.