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E-Learning Newsletter November 2020

30 November 2020 Posted in: News Tagged: , , , , , , By: Richard Chantler

QMplus Release – 15th of December On Tuesday the 15th December, between 9pm-11pm GMT, there will be a release applied to QMplus. This release will fix some outstanding issues to QMplus and add some new functionality. During this time, users will not be able to access QMplus and QMplus Hub. Read more   QMplus Housekeeping . . . Read the full article

Commonly asked support questions

30 November 2020 Posted in: Tips Tagged: By: Annette Muhammad

Here are the questions that were most commonly asked via The Helpdesk during the past month. Question 1: I cannot join my regular weekly live lectures because the option to join the scheduled Blackboard Collaborate session is not available. How can I join my sessions? Answer 1:  To join a session, click on the link from within . . . Read the full article

Advanced Blackboard Collaborate

25 November 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

If you have been using Blackboard Collaborate and you are already familiar with the basic features, then in this one-hour online session you will learn about some advanced features: We’ll show you how to: • Set up Blackboard Collaborate using advanced settings • Manage large cohorts • Set up Polls using external and internal tools . . . Read the full article

Advanced QMplus Quizzes

25 November 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

In this one hour session we will cover: How to set up some of the advance question types How to create a Question bank with categories and sub-categories How to ‘Export’ and ‘Import’ Quiz questions How to manually mark or override existing marks How do formative and summative settings within a Quiz function You do . . . Read the full article

Recording Yourself

25 November 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

In this one hour session we will introduce to the various ways you can record yourself using tools that are available to you as a member of staff at QMUL.  You’ll leave the session able to decide which method will work best for what you want to achieve and to go and create a recording . . . Read the full article

Online grading and feedback with the QMplus assignment

25 November 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

This one hour online session will focus on using the assignment activity in QMplus. We’ll show you how to set up assignments and how to mark them online. Online grading and feedback with the QMplus assignment You do not need any special software to participate. You will need headphones and, ideally, a microphone. You can . . . Read the full article

Running webinars with Blackboard Collaborate

25 November 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

In this one-hour online session you will learn how to make use of Blackboard Collaborate for running webinars. We’ll show you how to: Set up a Collaborate activity in QMplus Create a link for those who cannot attend via QMplus Share your audio and video Use screen sharing, file sharing, chat and the collaborative whiteboard . . . Read the full article