teaching tools

Online lab resources

When planning your teaching for the next academic year, you may be considering offering some of your labs or practicals online. This page includes a list of external interactive resources for a variety of subject areas. Continue reading →

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Creating a DIY Online Visualiser

Innovation and invention is key to being able to support our students while working at home. One particular problem is how to re-create the experience of using a visualiser within a lecture or tutorial session. Simple USB visualisers are available to buy online, but you can create a visualiser using your own mobile phone at zero cost. We have investigated some solutions for this and have produced the following support guides. Continue reading →

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Using Visualisers for Remote Teaching

What is a Visualiser?

A visualiser also known as a document camera connects to your computer and allows you to display a real-time image or video on your computers screen of anything that is underneath the document camera.
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Testing online exams in Blackboard

Assessment / Testing Online Exams in Blackboard

This webpage contains detailed guidance on how you can combine Blackboard’s Student Preview and adaptive release tools to verify tests or assignments and test out marking process.

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Teaching Tools

There is an ever-increasing range of digital tools at your disposal to deliver and enhance your Teaching; here is a summary of the tools we support. Please get in touch if you would like some further training on any of these tools, or have a suggestion of another teaching tool to share here with colleagues.

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