Skip to main content

Latest posts

Accessing LearningCentral (Blackboard) content offline using an Application Cache

Posted on 3 December 2014 by Dewi Parry

by Christopher John (guest blogger) Chris is the E-learning Officer for the Masters in Educational Practice (MEP) programme, a bilingual Welsh Government Masters programme available to all Newly Qualified Teachers in Wales, based in the […]

Grademark – exporting and importing quickmarks and rubrics

Posted on 28 November 2014 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry I answered an e-mail this week around sharing Quickmarks and rubrics across assignments/modules/staff. While it’s still fresh in the memory, here goes. Personally, I think that the […]

Time for (Grade)Marking! – assessment, marking and feedback

Posted on 4 November 2014 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry It will soon be coming up to that time of year again (marking time!) and Allan and I are currently working on a Turnitin/Grademark training session due […]

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 […]

Learning Central Staff induction / refresher now available

Posted on 16 October 2014 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry As you may have noticed recently, there is a new portlet on your Learning Central homepage (when you’ve logged in). Underneath the “My Announcements” and “My Tasks” […]

Serving web pages through Learning Central

Posted on 9 October 2014 by Allan Theophanides

by Allan Theophanides After helping out a colleague recently, Dr Paul Brennan - an Academic who is very engaged with technology, he kindly acknowledged me in a recent blog post […]

All things E-Assessment…

Posted on 9 October 2014 by Allan Theophanides

By Allan Theophanides Recently the team has received a number of queries asking for help or advice with regards eAssessment.  As such, that’s not a problem; it’s exactly the kind […]

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 […]

Accessible learning

Posted on 24 September 2014 by Catherine Emmett

by Catherine Emmett Recently, ELTT were asked whether the core learning technology tools we use in the University are accessible. I'm not going to talk again here about what is […]

BoB’s your Uncle! On broadcast audio visual resources

Posted on 13 September 2014 by Catherine Emmett

by Catherine Emmett Recently, our colleagues in the PgCUTL (Postgraduate Certificate in University Teaching and Learning) team talked about the possibility of a Brown Bag lunch related to using BoB […]