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E-Learning Support over Christmas 2020 holiday period

10 December 2020 Posted in: Announcements, News Tagged: , By: Alysa Bramble

The E-Learning Support team will be providing e-learning support via the ITS Helpdesk over the Christmas period for up to 3 hours on the following dates: Monday, 21st December Wednesday, 23rd December Wednesday, 30th December Staff and students can raise queries via the ITS Helpdesk channels and we will endeavor to assist with any e-learning . . . Read the full article

Analytics on Student Engagement

8 December 2020 Posted in: Events By: Shelley Reeder

In this one-hour session you will explore some of the existing reporting options within QMplus to get answers to the questions above and learn some tips on how to make your module more interactive and engaging. We will particularly look at tools such as Insight, Reports and Logs, Module Statistics, Activity Overview, Checklist, QMplus Media . . . Read the full article

QMplus December 2020 updates

8 December 2020 Posted in: Announcements, Events, News Tagged: , By: Alysa Bramble

On Tuesday the 15th December, between 9pm-11pm, 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. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause, and thank you for your . . . Read the full article

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