E-Learning Unit


QMplus cohort issue

19 December 2018 Posted in: Articles, News Tagged: , , By: Alysa Bramble

Problem definition The enrol user screen as of the summer upgrade makes it too easy to enrol cohorts by accident.  Course admin in a sub category can see (and select) large cohorts in the main category e.g. someone in HSS can select HSS-staff etc. The default role is variable (i.e. not always Student as in . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter – December 2018

14 December 2018 Posted in: News By: Manoj Singh

As this is our last newsletter for 2018, we would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a happy and peaceful festive season. E-Learning Production Scheme – call for proposals Do you have an idea for something you’d like to do with technology in your teaching but don’t have the time or resources to . . . Read the full article

QMplus Hub January 2019 Release

3 December 2018 Posted in: Announcements, Articles, Events, News Tagged: , , By: Rumi Begum

On Tuesday, 15th January 2019, between 7am-9am, we will be making some updates to QMplus Hub to add new functionality and fix some outstanding issues. New features and updates for January New horizontal navigation menu Easy access to manage notification and mobile app QMplus Hub notifications will appear in QMplus Removal of the gap in the ‘add a block’ window . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter – October, 2018

1 November 2018 Posted in: News Tagged: , By: Liam Atwood

Videos for coursework Professors Lizzie Barmes and Kate Malleson recently adopted video assignments as part of the assessments for their Equality and the Law taught in the Department of Law. This innovation gave students an opportunity to develop multimedia content and communication skills. It also helped Lizzie and Kate utilise classroom time more effectively and . . . Read the full article

Upgrade to TurningPoint software in reading week

1 November 2018 Posted in: News By: Gill Ritchie

If you are using the TurningPoint audience voting system in your teaching this academic year we would like to draw your attention to the fact that the software on the computers in lecture theatres will be updated during reading week (the week beginning 6th November). We will be moving to TurningPoint 8.5.4 which will fix . . . Read the full article

E-Learning Newsletter – September 2018

2 October 2018 Posted in: News Tagged: By: Liam Atwood

E-Learning for students? With the start of the academic year, it is a good time for everyone to refresh their knowledge about technology for their use in teaching and learning. This is no different for students, who similarly have to best use technology tools to help their progression with their programs of study. To that . . . Read the full article