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Using Padlet for Enquiry-Based Learning

Using Padlet for Enquiry-Based Learning

Posted on 24 January 2018 by Owen Crawford

This is a guest post from Rebecca Ferriday - Learning Technology Manager - School of Healthcare Sciences Introduction First year nursing students enrolled on The School of Healthcare Science’s Professional […]

Learning Central Blackboard assignments upgrade

Learning Central Blackboard assignments upgrade

Posted on 11 January 2018 by Martin Nosek

**Please bear in mind that this does not affect Turnitin assignments or Feedback Studio** As you may have noticed, there's been an upgrade to Blackboard assignments on Learning Central. The […]

Mobile learning and Learning Central

Mobile learning and Learning Central

Posted on 9 January 2018 by Martin Nosek

I have recently been investigating the delivery of mobile learning via Blackboard mobile applications for the blog. Learning Central users have access to a mobile application that is available to […]

Minimum Expectations in the use of Learning Central – Examples of Good Practice

Minimum Expectations in the use of Learning Central – Examples of Good Practice

Posted on 23 May 2017 by Gethin Rowlands

Staff and students from across the University have agreed a set of ‘minimum expectations’ on the use of Learning Central. The idea is to set out clear guidance on what […]

Turnitin Conference 2015 (London)

Turnitin Conference 2015 (London)

Posted on 26 October 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry This is the first and last time I’m going to mention getting up at 5.45am to go to a conference! Apart from that, it was great to […]

New Year – New Technologies

Posted on 5 October 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Welcome back everyone, and a very warm welcome to those of you who are new to the University. We have several new technologies available for staff this […]

Creating a Journal for Students within Learning Central

Posted on 24 July 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry We received a query this week about setting up a journal within Learning Central, where students could post entries, and where only the module lecturer and the […]

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 […]

Introducing Learn Plus (Panopto) and Blackboard Collaborate

Posted on 23 June 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry The University is investing in two new learning technologies this summer designed to help you do more with teaching. These are Learn Plus and Collaborate. So, this […]

Learn Plus Monthly Update – May 2015

Posted on 20 May 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Welcome to the first monthly update for the Learn Plus project by the Learning Technology working group. These updates will let you know what’s going on with […]