Category: Learning Technologies

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

Student engagement and personalised messaging through iLearn Insights

iLearn Insights has seen a surge in usage this year and has been useful for sending personalised messages to students through iLearn.

/ 19 October, 2020

Zara Bending’s top tools for online learning and teaching

Zara’s pick of the most useful resources she found in the move to all-online learning.

/ 1 October, 2020

The science demo: an experience going virtual

Fun, messy science demos in classrooms. What do you do when you and your audience need to connect via the Internet instead?

/ 25 September, 2020

A new process to prepare exams

Changes for the November 2020 exam period aim to improve the quality of exams and the student experience.

/ 23 September, 2020

Learning design that fosters student engagement and autonomy

Leveraging the affordances of technology readily available in iLearn, a team of Convenors and Lecturers on a Linguistics Unit, developed a series of tasks to simulate the face-to-face experience of micro-teaching. The learning design changes had numerous positive outcomes, including...

/ 20 August, 2020

iLearn Drop-in Clinic: S2 Recap

The iLearn Drop-in clinic has been revised this year by going fully online on Zoom and has been met with great success.

/ 10 August, 2020

Returning to campus: small group classes with an online option

In Session 2, 2020 we return to on campus teaching for small group classes such as tutorials and seminars, but students will have the choice of an online option for those unable to return or who choose to continue their...

/ 27 July, 2020
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Teaching Online: a new program for Tutors and Sessional Staff

Get prepared NOW for teaching online this session: Program starts 22 July. Offered via iLearn, the program brings together the expertise of professional and academic staff across the University to facilitate and support participants.

/ 17 July, 2020

Visualiser: The Hidden Gem in the Classroom

10 reasons why you should use the visualiser in F2F teaching - by Leeanne Mendonca De Mello and ...

/ 14 July, 2020