Category: Learning Technologies

Tips and how to get the best out of your learning technologies.

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New iLearn Tools to Boost Your Teaching

Discover the new tools coming to iLearn in Session 2, 2018 that will give your teaching a boost.

/ 18 July, 2018
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Electronic Exams Are Now Available!

Electronic exams are now available for suitable Macquarie University units. Electronic exams maintain all characteristics expected from supervised paper exams but are easier to mark, require no paper and make it easier to provide students with feedback. Find out more...

/ 13 July, 2018
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Turnitin Multiple and Anonymous Marking

Two new Turnitin features, Multiple Markers and Anonymous Marking are available for Session 2 2018. What are they and when could you use them?

/ 12 July, 2018
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Invitation To Pilot New iLearn Reporting Feature

The Learning Innovation Hub has developed a new, easy-to-use iLearn reporting tool, iLearn Insights, that they will be piloting in Session 2 and are looking for Unit Convenors to be part of the pilot.

/ 11 July, 2018
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iLearn Drop-in Clinic for Session 2

iLearn Drop-in Clinic is back in the lead up to and start of S2 (16th July – 3 August 2018). Get customised help with iLearn, iTeach, Echo360, Turnitin and Feedback Studio and get questions answered about all other MQ learning...

/ 2 July, 2018
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Messaging Students In iLearn Made Easy With New Tool

A new tool being introduced in iLearn allows you to automatically send messages to students at certain times or when triggered by certain actions. Personalised Learning Designer (PLD), facilitates easier communication with your students and can potentially help with progression...

/ 28 June, 2018
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How I Upskilled My Students In Social Media Communication

It’s increasingly important for graduates to have strong communication skills, so here Katherine McClellan shares how she upskilled her students in blogging, Twitter and podcasts.

/ 14 June, 2018
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Actions To Take Now To Prepare for Session 2

With just 7 weeks until the start of Session 2, here's a comprehensive Learning Technologies related checklist to help you prepare.

/ 6 June, 2018
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Considerations For Transferring Face-To-Face Activities Online

How to do you modify tried and tested face-to-face activities for the online environment? Dr. Kim Wilson shares her experience.

/ 6 June, 2018