E-Learning Unit


Discussing Digital Exams

6 April 2020 Posted in: Articles Tagged: , By: Shoshi Ish-Horowicz

It’s hard to imagine that only a few weeks ago the London e-Learning Reading Group met, face to face and onsite at Queen Mary’s Mile End Campus, to discuss readings and experiences of digital solutions to high stakes exams.  As a sign of the times, there was antibacterial hand-gel on the table along with a . . . Read the full article

Teaching despite COVID-19 – The experience of our transnational education programmes

31 March 2020 Posted in: Articles, News By: Gill Ritchie

On 17th March Professor Henri Huijberts, Deputy Dean for Education in the Faculty of Science and Engineering, facilitated a webinar with presentations from colleagues on our transnational programmes. With face-to-face teaching in China suspended before face-to-face teaching in the UK, they had been working to move their teaching online slightly before colleagues in the UK. . . . Read the full article

Media and Learning Conference – Clare Driver

2 March 2020 Posted in: Articles Tagged: , , , By: Clare Driver

In May 2019 I was delighted to be awarded a bursary by UCISA to attend the Media and Learning Conference in Leuven, Belgium. It was a very enjoyable and interesting conference; 283 delegates attended, from 22 countries, including many from Europe, Egypt and Australia The theme for this year’s conference was Video in Higher Education, . . . Read the full article

HSS QMplus Audit – using the E-Learning QMplus Baseline Standards

5 February 2020 Posted in: Articles Tagged: , By: Alysa Bramble

During the summer of 2019, the Faculty Education Manager for HSS contacted the Head of E-Learning for assistance in conducting a review of HSS modules on QMplus. This was the first review of this kind that the E-Learning Unit has conducted on QMplus module areas. This report outlines the results of the HSS review and . . . Read the full article

Commonly Asked Support Questions

27 November 2019 Posted in: Articles By: Rume Begum

Here are the questions that were most commonly asked via The Helpdesk during the past month. Question 1: My students cannot access the recordings on my QMplus course. Can you fix this issue please? Answer 1: Students will only be able to access the lecture recordings if the q-review link has been added to the . . . Read the full article

Assessment Information Block versus Tab

24 October 2019 Posted in: Announcements, Articles By: Alysa Bramble

Currently we have 3 Assessment Information (AI) features in QMplus: A javascript version (the oldest form of AI) The Assessment Information tab (developed by our third party partner Synergy) The Assessment Information block developed internally, which is now convertible to Tab format We are keen to maintain one version only – the 3rd option above, . . . Read the full article