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4.3 Consolidaton and intensification

4.3.1 Reflect

For making the most of your COIL activities, try to answer the following questions:

4.3.2 Takeaways

Here you have some takeaways for organising COIL that may also serve as tips to get started:

4.3.3 Dig deeper

Here you have some sources for further digging into the issue of COIL:

Balula, A. (2022). Drifts of Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) towards pedagogical innovation: A foretelling bibliometric analysis. In A. Reis, J. Barroso, P. Martins, A. Jimoyiannis, R.Y.-M. Huang, & R. Henriques (Eds). Technology and Innovation in Learning, Teaching and Education. TECH-EDU 2022. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1720. Cham: Springer.

Collaboratory (2019). Virtual exchange toolkit. The Collaboratory | Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs U.S. Department of State. Retrieved from (18 April 2023).

University of Aveiro (2020). COIL@UA. Retrieved from (18 April 2023).

SUNNY COIL Center (n.d.). Faculty Guide for Collaborative Online International Learning. Course Development. Retrieved from (18 April 2023).

Swartz, S., Barbosa, B., & Crawford, I. (2020). Building intercultural competence through virtual team collaboration across global classrooms. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, 83(1), 57-79.