Learning Technology

Category: e-assessment

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Students: How to download your assignment feedback

December 1st, 2017 at 11:12

We regularly get requests from students to access feedback on coursework from previous years.  Reasons can include needing evidence to write an application for a further degree, or having secured a job where they have a use for the information. The University recommends that students dowload your feedback as soon as you get it, and [...]

Feedback Studio: editing and deleting bubble comments

November 2nd, 2017 at 02:11

We have been receiving reports from markers that there have occasionally been issues resulting in them being unable to edit or delete a textbox (bubble) comment on Turnitin’s Feedback Studio when using Google Chrome. The issue occurs and then later on will allow the user to edit again. We have raised this issue with Turnitin [...]

New Rogo training date added – 17 August 2017

August 1st, 2017 at 08:08

A new date for the training course Rogō: An introduction to this online assessment tool has been arranged. Thursday 17th August      2-4 pm     George Green Library Computer Room (A13)  Booking is essential. Rogō is the University of Nottingham’s e-assessment management system and is used to create and deliver online assessments both formative [...]

Turnitin Grademark becomes Feedback Studio from 1st August

July 26th, 2017 at 12:07

From 1st August 2017 a new version of Turnitin GradeMark will be available when you are marking Turnitin Assignments in Moodle. The new version is called Feedback Studio and it does the same things you’re used to but with a new interface that’s easier and quicker to use. If you haven’t yet started to use [...]

Escape from Paper Mountain – an alternative way to learn about online marking

July 3rd, 2017 at 09:07

Would you like to try a new way of learning about online marking? A new version of Turnitin GradeMark is coming in August – from 1st August Feedback Studio will be available. It does everything that GradeMark did but the interface is cleaned up and much easier to use, plus there are a few new [...]

The new version of Turnitin: Feedback Studio

May 15th, 2017 at 08:05

From 1st August 2017 a new version of Turnitin GradeMark will be available when you are marking Turnitin Assignments in Moodle. The new version is called Feedback Studio and it does the same things you’re used to but with a new interface that’s easier and quicker to use. I’ve already shown it to staff and [...]

For students: how to download assignment feedback

May 12th, 2017 at 11:05

We regularly get requests from students to access feedback on coursework from previous years.  Reasons can include needing evidence to write an application for a further degree, or having secured a job where they have a use for the information. As we near the end of the academic year, now is a good time for [...]

Setting up Moodle Groups for group assignment submission

April 5th, 2017 at 02:04

If you are setting up a Group Assignment in Moodle – where students work in groups and submit one assignment between them – then you need to set the groups up in Moodle before the assignment opens. There are a number of ways to put students in groups: Use Moodle to assign the students randomly [...]

Our webinar today: Steering the bandwagon: coursework e-submission and e-marking

December 8th, 2016 at 10:12

Join us for our Webinar for the ALT Winter Online Conference today. Titled Steering the bandwagon: online coursework submission and marking across the institution Today: Thursday Dec 8 2016, 12:15pm – 1:00pm A number of drivers both practical and pedagogical have been moving our University towards electronic submission of coursework and online marking. Schools vary [...]

Turnitin assignments or Moodle assignments?

November 22nd, 2016 at 08:11

There are two types of assignment dropbox available in Moodle: Turnitin assignments or Moodle assignments.  When choosing which to use in your module, first check what your School recommends. We now have recommendations across the whole of Social Sciences and many other Schools also have preferred suggestions.  In both types of dropboxes, the excellent Turnitin [...]