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Tag: e-learning community

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e-Learning Community: Moodle, Nov 2012

November 9th, 2012 at 01:11

The first e-learning community meeting for the academic session was held on Wednesday 7th November. A popular event, the meeting explored the roll-out of Moodle across Nottingham. The event was recorded and the presentations are available below: Introduction and new features: Non YouTube users: http://flashstreaming.nottingham.ac.uk/progress.php/ELC/elc.mov Stories from the ‘coal face’: Cecilia Goria Non YouTube users: http://flashstreaming.nottingham.ac.uk/progress.php/ELC/elc2.mov Fergus Doherty Non [...]

Improving the student experience & reducing administrative load

January 12th, 2012 at 11:01

On Weds 11th January 2012, the e-learning community meeting discussed improving the student experience and reducing the administrative load. Topic details: Around 250 first-year undergraduates take Chemistry laboratory modules in which they carry out 20 different experiments during the course of the year, generating over 5000 laboratory reports. This year, Dr Wright and Dr Bertram [...]

e-Learning Community, Weds 11th Jan: Improving the Student Experience & Reducing the Administrative Load

January 4th, 2012 at 10:01

The next meeting is on Wednesday, January 11th, 2011 in A48 Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park from 12:30 till 2PM. The theme will be improving the student experience & reducing the administrative load. Speakers: Rossana Wright and Anna Bertram (School of Chemistry) Topic: Around 250 first-year undergraduates take Chemistry laboratory modules in which they [...]

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, [...]

e-Learning Community: Weds 7 Dec: Moving to Moodle

November 30th, 2011 at 11:11

The next meeting is on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 in LT1, Medical School, University Park from 12:30 till 2PM. The theme will be Moodle and particularly the experiences of pilot users. Opening Moodle: Where we are now and where we’re going – Andy Beggan, IS (15 minutes) Three Users 1.       Moodle: How it’s changed my [...]

e-Learning Community: Wed 9 Nov: Liaising with students on placement

October 28th, 2011 at 03:10

The e-learning community meetings are back for another year. The next meeting is Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 in A48, Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park from 12:30 till 2PM. The theme for this first session is liaising with students on placement. The presentations will explore how software tools can be used to look after placement [...]

Mobile Learning at the e-Learning Community (Feb 2011)

February 4th, 2011 at 10:02

This month’s (Feb 2011) e-learning community presentations discussed Mobile Learning. Links to the presentations below: Mike Sharples (LSRI) on Mobile Learning in Higher Education: What Works, What Next? Students are arriving at university with a range of personal devices including smartphones, netbooks, laptops and tablets. I shall briefly survey what we know from previous projects [...]

Open Nottingham at the e-Learning Community (Jan 2011)

1 January 17th, 2011 at 09:01

The first e-learning community event for 2011 was held on Weds 12th Jan and discussed issues around creating and reusing open learning resources. Through Open Nottingham, the University has strategically embraced the Open Resource agenda. With benefits such as efficiency savings, promotional opportunities and enhancing the student experience, Open Nottingham is designed to foster increased [...]

e-Learning Community event (12 Jan 2011)

January 7th, 2011 at 11:01

Happy New Year! The first e-learning community event for 2011 will be on Weds 12th Jan from 12:30-2:00 in A48 Clive Granger Building. The topic for this session will be on creating and reusing open learning resources. In implementing the Open Nottingham project, the University has strategically embraced the Open Resource agenda. With benefits such as efficiency [...]

e-learning community event (Nov 2010)

October 26th, 2010 at 11:10

The next e-learning community meeting is  Wednesday 3 Nov from 12:30-2  on University Park,  Pope A13 Agenda: Overview of Touchstone Dr Simon Wilkinson Simon will provide an overview of the University recommended e-assessment tool, Touchstone, exploring new developments and features suitable for wider University adoption  (such as LaTeX support, invigilator support, foreign language support and randomised [...]