Learning Technology

Highlights of JISC Digifest 2017 – by Marianna

Posted on 30 March 2017 by Marianna Majzonova

As my colleague Martin already described in his blog, this year’s #Digifest17 celebrated the power of digital; its influence in ever-changing teaching and learning environment (in HE and FE), its potential to affect and inspire learners of today as well as learners of the future, its impact on social learning, collaboration and design of future
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Getting started with CMALT

Posted on 9 March 2017 by Dewi Parry

Yesterday we welcomed Dr Shirley Evans from the University of Worcester to Cardiff University to discuss all things CMALT. CMALT is a peer-based professional accreditation scheme for individuals whose work involves learning technology. If you succeed in completing the accreditation, you will gain Certified Membership of the Association for Learning Technology (CMALT). As Honorary Secretary
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Turnitin at the School of Architecture

Posted on 9 March 2017 by Gethin Rowlands

Recently, I led a Turnitin session for the School of Architecture, where we walked through how to use the Turnitin suite to set up an assignment, how a student would then submit their piece of work, and how to use the Originality Report and the functionalities of GradeMark effectively. This session was the result of
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My first weeks at CEI

Posted on 15 February 2017 by Martin Nosek

Hi all. My name is Martin Nosek and I am from the Czech Republic. I joined the CEI team at the end of January as a Learning Technology Support Officer. This is my first ever blog! I’ve lived across the Czech Republic and can recommend a visit to two very popular cities – Prague (the
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Electronic Lab Notebooks

Posted on 21 November 2016 by Hannah Temple

Welcome back to our series on Education Innovation Fund projects. This week we’re hearing from Chemistry Lecturer James Redman and student Christopher Elgar who have used their seedcorn funding to evaluate electronic lab notebooks to replace paper-based lab reports. Practical work forms a component of most taught programmes in the physical and life sciences. As
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Join the conversation around learning technology

Posted on 3 November 2016 by Dewi Parry

The most common questions Learning Technologists are asked are around where to start with joining the conversation. How can I know what’s out there? How do I find out what others are doing? How can I talk to others who have similar ideas? As I mentioned in my blog post about Cardiff University ALT membership (please read
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