☀ TEL summer online learning programme

The Technology Enhanced Learning Team and IT Skills are happy to invite you all to participate in our summer online learning programme. We'll be continually adding new sessions, so please keep re-visiting this page for updates, and let us know if there is something that you'd like to learn about that we're not covering. 

There's no need to book in advance, just click on the joining link to access at the advertised time/date to join. We will be running these workshops via Microsoft Teams. If you need more information about Microsoft Teams, we have written an Introduction to MS Teams online guide

If you are a member of teaching staff, please take note of our essential workshops designed to prepare you for September:


Digital Accessibility

Essential for teaching staff

This session will show you how to create accessible learning resources for your students, to comply with the government regulations coming into effect in September 2020

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Thursday, 2nd July14:00 - 15:00Digital Accessibility
Wednesday, 15th July15:00 - 16:00Digital Accessibility
Friday, 17th July10:30 - 11:30Digital Accessibility
Tuesday, 21st July11:00 - 12:00Digital Accessibility
Thursday, 23rd July14:00 - 15:00Digital Accessibility
Monday, 27th July11:00 - 12:00Digital Accessibility
Thursday, 30th July14:30 - 15:30Digital Accessibility
Tuesday, 11th August10:30 - 11:30Digital Accessibility
Thursday, 20th August15:00 - 16:00Digital Accessibility 
Friday, 28th August11:00 - 12:00Digital Accessibility

If you are unable to attend any of the scheduled sessions, you can watch this pre-recorded version of the session: Digital Accessibility - pre-recorded session


Microsoft Teams

Essential for teaching staff

Choose between two versions of this training session. One looks at how to use Microsoft Teams with your colleagues (for business use, project management, team management) and the other focuses on a pedagogical angle, for use with your students such as online lectures and setting up a Team for a module.

MS Teams for business: Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link

Monday, 3rd August

11:00 - 12:00

Microsoft Teams for Business

Tuesday, 11th August

13:00 - 14:00

Microsoft Teams for Business

Tuesday, 18th August

12:00 - 13:00

Microsoft Teams for Business

 

MS Teams for education: Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Thursday, 23rd July11:00 - 12:00MS Teams for Education
Tuesday, 28th July14:00 - 15:00MS Teams for Education
Tuesday 4th August14:00 - 15:00MS Teams for Education
Monday 10th August11:00 - 12:00MS Teams for Education
Wednesday 19th August14:00 - 15:00MS Teams for Education
Thursday 27th August11:00 - 12:00MS Teams for Education
Friday 4th September14:00 - 15:00MS Teams for Education
Tuesday 8th September11:00 - 12:00MS Teams for Education

If you are unable to attend any of the scheduled sessions, you can watch this pre-recorded version of the session: Teams for Education - Pre-recorded session


Moodle overview

Essential for teaching staff

Find out about the exciting new changes in Moodle 3.8 such as H5P which can enable you to create dynamic content. We will also look at how to access your modules, and commonly used functions to make sure you are getting the best out of Moodle. We'll also look at Moodle Minimum standards, and accessibility.

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Thursday, 16th July10:30 - 11:30Moodle Overview
Friday, 24th July10:30 - 11:30Moodle Overview
Tuesday, 28th July10:30 - 11:30Moodle Overview
Thursday 6th August11:00 - 12:00Moodle Overview
Wednesday 12th August12:00 - 13:00Moodle Overview
Monday 17th August10:30 - 11:30Moodle Overview
Tuesday 24th August11:30 - 12:30Moodle Overview
Wednesday 2nd September12:00 - 13:00Moodle Overview
Thursday 10th September10.30 - 11:30Moodle Overview

 


Panopto (ChiPlayer)

Essential for teaching staff

In this session we will guide you through the process of recording a lecture using Panopto.

Panopto supports the creation of accessible content, provides engagement analytics, enables students review lectures they have attended and to watch lectures if they are unable to come onto campus due to Covid-19.

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Monday, 20th July11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Friday, 31st July14:00 - 15:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Wednesday 5th August11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Thursday 13th August11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Thursday 20th August11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Wednesday 26th August14:00 - 15:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Tuesday 1st September11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)
Friday 11th September11:00 - 12:00Panopto (ChiPlayer)

If you are unable to attend any of the scheduled sessions, you can watch this pre-recorded version of the session: Panopto (ChiPlayer) - Pre-recorded session


Start of Year Checklist

Essential for module coordinators

Steps needed to roll over content and prepare your new Moodle module page for teaching in September

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Wednesday, 22nd July14:00 - 15:00Start of Year Checklist
Thursday, 30th July11:00 - 12:00Start of Year Checklist
Thursday 6th August14:00 - 15:00Start of Year Checklist
Tuesday 11th August14:00 - 15:00Start of Year Checklist
Tuesday 18th August11:00 - 12:00Start of Year Checklist
Monday 24th August11:00 - 12:00Start of Year Checklist
Thursday 3rd September11:00 - 12:00Start of Year Checklist
Wednesday 9th September14:00 - 15:00Start of Year Checklist

If you are unable to attend any of the scheduled sessions, you can watch this pre-recorded version of the session: Start of Year checklist for Moodle - Pre-recorded session


 

Teaching online

This session will guide you through the workflows available to you for teaching engaging content online

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Wednesday, 22nd July15:30 - 16:30Teaching online
Friday, 24th July14:00 - 15:00Teaching online
Tuesday, 4th August11:00 - 12:00Teaching online
Monday, 10th August13:30 - 14:30Teaching online
Wednesday, 26th August11:00 - 12:00Teaching online

 


 

Engaging students in Blended Learning

This session guides you through tips to enhance student engagement with your online course content

Upcoming dates

DateTimeJoining link
Wednesday, 29th July14:00 - 15:00Blended Learning
Friday, 31st July10:00 - 11:00Blended Learning
Friday, 7th August11:00 - 12:00Blended Learning
Tuesday, 18th August15:00 - 16:00Blended Learning
Friday, 21st August11:00 - 12:00Blended Learning

 

 

 

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