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ALTc Write-up (Day 2)

Posted on 20 September 2016 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Day 2… Creating online experiences that learners will value I was looking forward to this session, to learn what Helen Beetham and her team had been looking at in relation to learners online experiences. In Cardiff, there is a drive to deliver meaningful on-line components and discussion for modules, and moving away
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ALTc Write-up (Day 1)

Posted on 20 September 2016 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Ok, where do I start! Let’s go back to the beginning. The annual ALT (Association for Learning Technology) conference – #ALTc is the UK’s main learning technology conference, and is held every September. Many colleagues from Cardiff have attended over the years (and have taken a lot from it), and I was
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Interested in joining our team?

Posted on 6 June 2016 by Hannah Temple

We’re recruiting for a Learning Technologist to join our team. If you have a strong grounding in Learning Technology and are passionate about enhancing the student experience, then take a look at the job description on our Job Opportunities page here. Just look for Post Reference Number 4793BR. The role You will be part of
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Networked Learning with Dr Ben Kehrwald

Posted on 25 May 2016 by Dewi Parry

This week, we are very thankful to Mike Johnson from the School of Healthcare Sciences who has written about the visit of Dr Ben Kehrwald (Charles Sturt University) to Cardiff. Ben joined us to present his paper entitled ‘Social presence and impression management: Understanding networked learners’ cultivation of learning networks’, and his talk on the 18th May can be
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The Use of Blogs for Teaching and Learning

Posted on 24 July 2015 by Jin Tan

by Jin Tan Recently we received some requests from schools about allowing students to create blogs as part of their courses using Cardiff University Blogs, but restricting access to just lecturers and students. The Cardiff University Blogs platform is currently designed for public blogging. Although you could do so by password protecting posts, it may
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Hannah Temple joins the ELTT Team

Posted on 8 July 2015 by Hannah Temple

Hello! My name is Hannah Temple and I’ve just joined the ELTT team as the representative for the College of Biological and Life Sciences. I wanted to take a few minutes to tell you a bit about me and my first week in the job. About me I’m originally from Pontardawe but I haven’t lived
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Welcome Gethin Rowlands to the ELTT

Posted on 9 December 2014 by Gethin Rowlands

A very warm welcome to Gethin, who started last week and joins us from Coleg Gwent. Gethin writes his first blog post about his experience, his first week, and the Learning Technology challenges here at Cardiff University. by Gethin Môn Rowlands This is my second week working for the ELTT team at Cardiff University, and
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Digital literacy – who’s responsible?

Posted on 23 October 2014 by Catherine Emmett

by Catherine Emmett and Joe Nicholls (guest blogger) Over a coffee with colleagues last week, discussion turned to digital literacy in learning and teaching. A question was asked – who is responsible for our students’ digital literacies? The answer’s pretty simply really. You. And that’s really to say, all of us! To understand why that is, let’s first answer
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Community of Practice – Learning Technologists

Posted on 29 September 2014 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Since I arrived back in Registry working for the ELTT team 6 months ago, I have had the privilege of meeting groups of knowledgeable people who work for various Schools, Colleges and directorates across the University.  All of which were passionate about the University and were more than happy to talk frankly
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