The aim of the Faculty eLearning team is to support all staff in the two constituent Schools of the Faculty – the School of Natural Sciences and the School of Engineering –  in meeting the aims of the University’s eLearning Strategy. The eLearning Team provides the following:


  • eLearning helpdesk: email and phone support to answer queries, provide advice and resolve problems for academic and administrative staff.  Contact us via the support portal, or by phoning the IT Support Centre’s 24/7 phone line on 65544
  • Responsive face-to-face eLearning support service: can be obtained by contacting the FSE eLearning team by either

Training and workshops

  • Custom training and workshops: for academic staff, admin staff, and support to Departments for developing induction sessions for students

Advice and support

  • Content design and development – in graphics and multimedia development
  • Software and tools for content development
  • eAssessment

Project work

  • Undertaking specialist development projects
  • Advising on issues relating to Blackboard for Start of Year and and End of Year projects
  • Piloting new technologies and improvements to existing services

Service development & enhancement

  • e.g. Horizon scanning for new innovations