A Theory Based Dialogic Learning Architecture for Sustained Innovative Collaborative Learning Across Diversity and Professional Borders

  • Elsebeth Wejse Korsgaard SorensenEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 265)


This paper addresses theoretically the challenge of establishment of a networked learning architecture appropriate for the sustained design of both continuing and professional education. Bringing in theoretical concepts, together with affordances of digital technologies, and using an action research meta-methodology of critical research, the paper attempts to elucidate make transparent the type of considerations and discussions needed as a prerequisite for forming a general concept/model for pedagogic design for professional and continuing education. The study finalizes with a suggestion for a conceptual model for producing innovative learning processes within professional and continuing education.


Learning design Learning as negotiated identification Collaborative dialogue Virtual environments Innovation Creativity Digital Dialogue (DD) Collaborative Knowledge Building (CKB) Agency Meta-learning Networked learning Empowerment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Aalborg UniversityAalborg OestDenmark

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