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Archive for December, 2011

Video Training in 2012

December 21st, 2011 at 09:12

Updated 9th Janaury 2012 Once again the Video Production Group are offering free one day taster courses in video production throughout 2012. You will spend the morning gaining an understanding about video theory as well as camera techniques. In the afternoon you will be introduced to Avid Media Composer and the basics of non linear [...]

Moodle is coming

December 19th, 2011 at 11:12

Recently the Moodle migration team put together this short video about the project. Enjoy!

e-Learning Community: Moving to Moodle

December 15th, 2011 at 03:12

On Weds 7th December 2011, the e-learning community meeting discussed the ongoing migration to Moodle. Details and links to the presentations below… Moodle: Where we are now and where we’re going – Andy Beggan 1.       Moodle: How it’s changed my course – Sally Chappell, Molecular Medical Sciences 2.       WebCT and Moodle: Compare and Contrast – [...]

Winter Graduations

1 December 13th, 2011 at 01:12

Winter Graduations are upon us once again. The Video Production Group are spending the week over at the  Graduation Hall on University Park, to record and stream all 7 Graduation ceremonies. If you’ve never seen a Graduation ceremony you can watch them live here, or alternativley if you can’t spare an hour to watch an [...]

Moving from WebCT to Moodle is all about the ART of ACCESS

December 5th, 2011 at 03:12

Moving from WebCT to Moodle is all about the ART of ACCESS.  With Moodle you can make information and activities available to students in an easy to navigate way. Here’s a process to help migrate your content: A   Awareness of what your School is doing. (Is there a template or a minimum recommendation for content [...]

e-Learning Community: Liaising with students on placement

1 December 1st, 2011 at 11:12

On Weds 9th November 2011, the e-learning community meeting discussed uses of technology to support students on placement. Details and links to the presentations below… 1] Judith Wayte (Project Placement Officer – Biosciences) Every year, Biosciences has about 100 taught postgraduates who require industrial placements. They can be based anywhere in this country or abroad, [...]