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A TurningPoint in mobile interactive teaching

Call for projects using TurningPoint Mobile in teaching activities TurningPoint Mobile can be used to get immediate feedback from large groups of students and support

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Quick Tips: How to move content between Blackboard courses

This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content between two Blackboard spaces.  At Start of Year, all the content from existing courses is

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Quick Tips: How to move Blackboard content from one area to another

This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content between areas in your Blackboard space. A well organised Blackboard space helps students find the

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Quick Tips: how to move an item around on a Blackboard page

This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content items around your Blackboard space. A well organised Blackboard space will help your students find

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Quick Tips: How to see when students last accessed your Blackboard course unit

This Quick Tips video shows you how to check when a student last accessed your Blackboard space. This is an effective way to check whether

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Quick Tips: how to use Item Statistics in Blackboard

This Quick Tips video shows you how to use Item Statistics in your Blackboard space. This is a good way to analyse your current content

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Quick Tips: How to embed an MP4 video in Blackboard

This Quick Tips video shows you how to embed an MP4 video into your Blackboard space. This is a particularly quick and effective way to

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Quick Tips: how to record a Powerpoint presentation and export it as a video

This Quick Tips video shows you how to record a Powerpoint presentation with a voiceover, and export it as an mp4 video, ready to upload

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Preparing your Blackboard course for Start of Year 2019/2020

What is happening? The activation process for Blackboard Course units in the Faculty of Science & Engineering for academic year 2019/20 will be different. Over

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Start of Year 2019/20: important information

You may think it’s a bit early to be thinking about preparing your Blackboard spaces for September 2019’s student intake, but this year the Faculty

Events and training


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Your New Year’s resolution: learn something new, put it into teaching practice

If this is your New Year's resolution (and even if it isn't), take a look at the short training courses ...
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Who owns online teaching materials?

Our colleagues in the Faculty of Humanities are launching their Humanities Teaching Online Workshop series with a session entitled "Who ...
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New training workshop for FSE teaching & learning support staff

Does your work involve supporting or administering Blackboard courses? Is the Grade Centre too full of information for you to ...
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Online assignment submission and marking: headache or no-brainer?

If you're dealing with more than a handful of assignments or reports, it's worthwhile looking at setting up an assignment ...
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Mathematical Notation in Blackboard

Historically, displaying mathematical notation in web browsers has been a challenge. For a background to this issue please see our ...
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Weaving on the web – a weave catalogue for fashion students

Until recently, the School of Materials directed students to paper-based resources to look at weave structures. This was becoming increasingly ...
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Resources


Tiered lecture theatre viewed from the back to the presenter
Call for projects using TurningPoint Mobile in teaching activities TurningPoint Mobile can be used to get immediate feedback from large ...
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This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content between two Blackboard spaces.  At Start of Year, all the ...
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This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content between areas in your Blackboard space. A well organised Blackboard ...
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This Quick Tips video shows you how to move content items around your Blackboard space. A well organised Blackboard space ...
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This Quick Tips video shows you how to check when a student last accessed your Blackboard space. This is an ...
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