Professor in Multimodal Learning, Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning, Faculty of Education
Head of the UNESCO Chair on Multimodal Learning and Open Educational Resources, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
Jako Olivier, PhD is a professor in multimodal learning in the Faculty of Education of the North-West University (NWU), South Africa. He also heads the UNESCO Chair on Multimodal Learning and Open Educational Resources hosted at the NWU. His research, situated within the NWU’s Research Focus Area Self-Directed Learning, is focused on multimodal learning, blended learning, open educational resources, multiliteracies and multilingualism in education.