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E-Learning Newsletter – January 2020

3 February 2020 Posted in: News By: Richard Chantler

Digital Exams (Summer 2020) – Call for interest You may be aware of the Digital Examinations and Assessments Project (DEAP) which is currently piloting a solution for computer-based exams at QMUL. A number of pilot exams have already taken place during the past year and the project team is currently seeking participants for the final . . . Read the full article

Building a virtual classroom

3 February 2020 Posted in: Announcements, News By: E-Learning Unit

We are aware that the situation with the coronavirus has affected teaching on our various joint programmes in China. We have been approached by a number of staff asking which technologies they might be able to use to help over the period where staff are unable to travel to China. They have expressed interest in . . . Read the full article

Closed: We are hiring – Learning Technologist (Digital Exams)

23 January 2020 Posted in: Announcements, News By: Gill Ritchie

Applications for this post are now closed In 2018, QMUL embarked on an ambitious project to provide a robust solution for running PC-based high-stakes exams. The project is currently piloting the WISEflow software for delivering exams and expects to submit recommendations in February 2020 and a proposal for a full implementation by August 2020. We . . . Read the full article

QMplus content not appearing

22 January 2020 Posted in: Announcements, News Tagged: By: Alysa Bramble

This issue was resolved in a hotfix applied to QMplus on Tuesday, 28th January 2020 Summary of the issue Users are currently reporting that the QMplus module content tab is not being displayed by default. Where tabs are in use this may appear as missing content. The issue is being reported since the QMplus update . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter – Christmas Edition

18 December 2019 Posted in: Announcements, News Tagged: , By: Richard Chantler

QMplus January Release Due to semester based exams in early January, the QMplus January Release has been pushed back to  Tuesday, 21st January 2020, between 7am-9am. The updates to QMplus includes a mix of bug fixes, maintenance chores and new features. For more information, see QMplus January 2020 Release. (Please keep checking this page as some developments . . . Read the full article

We are hiring – come and join us

26 November 2019 Posted in: Announcements, News By: Rose Heaney

Applications for this post are now closed. The E-Learning Unit (ELU) is seeking to appoint a Learning Technology Officer to cover the maternity leave of a member of the current team. The salary will be in the range  £34,220 – £40,194 (Grade 4). The E-Learning Unit provides strategic direction for e-learning at QMUL and works . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter – November 2019

19 November 2019 Posted in: News Tagged: By: Richard Chantler

E-Learning Support for Students over Christmas The introduction of semester-based examinations this January has prompted us to provide extra support to students over the Christmas break. To ensure that students are able to access all their learning resources successfully, using various technologies, E-Learning Support will be available via the Helpdesk for the College Closure Days . . . Read the full article