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E-Learning and Mental Health: Tools, techniques and resources to help you and your students

29 September 2020 Posted in: Articles Tagged: , , , , By: Richard Chantler

Covid has impacted every aspect of our lives and brought many changes to the way we work and how our students study. We have seen large scale, rapid change over the past 7 months or so and a prolonged absence of physical interaction, so we need to ensure that appropriate attention is paid to our . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter August 2020

2 September 2020 Posted in: Articles, News, Uncategorized Tagged: , , , , , By: Richard Chantler

QMplus – September Release QMplus is to be updated between 07:00-09:00 on Tuesday the 8th of September. During this period, QMplus will be in read only mode and QMplus Hub will be unavailable.  The release will implement several developments to QMplus, which were too late for the summer upgrade. Some of the changes featuring in . . . Read the full article

Commonly asked support questions

2 September 2020 Posted in: Articles, Uncategorized By: Richard Chantler

Here are the questions that were most commonly asked via The Helpdesk during the past month. Question 1: How can I migrate content across from one course area to another? Answer 1: There are a few options available to you, but the easiest way is to add the ‘Sharing Cart’ block and to either add . . . Read the full article

Commonly asked support questions

30 July 2020 Posted in: Articles By: Richard Chantler

Here are the questions that were most commonly asked via The Helpdesk during the past month. Question 1: Why can’t I access Gradesplus histograms? Answer 1: We have encountered an issue with Gradesplus histograms as a result of the upgrade. IT-Services are working on a fix for this, which will be included in the September . . . Read the full article

H5P – New Features

14 July 2020 Posted in: Articles Tagged: , , By: Manoj Singh

You have been using H5P for a few years and you may know H5P is an abbreviation for HTML5 Package which enables you to create content such as interactive videos, quizzes, presentations and various other interactive content for your students. Please visit our introduction to H5P page if you’re new to H5P. This year’s QMplus upgrade . . . Read the full article

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