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Apps for My Dundee

You can access My Dundee on your mobile device using two new apps developed by Blackboard (the system on which My Dundee is based). See below for download links to the student and instructor apps as well as for instructions and video guides. Blackboard (students) Download on your iPhone© or iPod Touch©* Download on your Android™ Device Download on your Windows® Device Blackboard Instructor (staff) Download on your Apple® device Download on your Android™ device *if you are using an ... read more
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Turnitin Training

OPD, supported by CTIL, are offering Turnitin training sessions, the next 2 are: Thursday 5th October. 10am-noon This session covers setting up assessments, so will be useful for administrative staff and also those academics who set up their own assessments. Monday 6th November: 10am - noon. This session will focus on marking assessments, so aimed at academics and support tutors. To book, please see OPD's website ... read more
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My Dundee Training

OPD, supported by CTIL, are offering My Dundee training sessions, the next 1 is: Wednesday 15th November: 10am - noon. This session will cover the basics of adding and editing content on My Dundee. We hope to have time at the end to look at some more advanced features, depending on the needs of the group. To book, please see OPD's website ... read more
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Third Party Cookies

Certain features in My Dundee, such as Turnitin or Campus Pack require the users’ browsers to be set to accept third-party cookies in order to maintain functionality.  A cookie is a small file sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer while the user is browsing. They are used for a number of purposes, in particular storing whether or not you’re logged into a particular site. In this case, Turnitin / CampusPack need to know you’re logged in to ... read more
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Collaborate Ultra: September update

Collaborate Ultra: September update

Those of you who have been using Collaborate Ultra for some time, will have spotted they regularly introduce new features. Over the last year, these have included aspects such as increasing the maximum number of participants in a session (to 500); permitting private chat between participants; allowing breakout groups; including the chat in the recording - as well as various bandwidth and other back end developments. The September update includes security updates. The main impact of this is that once ... read more
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Learning Spaces Pilot

Learning Spaces Pilot

Learning Spaces is a new pilot that will explore how we can deliver WordPress blogs to our learning and teaching community. Where many professional services across the university already exploit a supported WordPress environment to communicate online (UoDIT, Business Transformation), schools have previously been unable to access this service and have needed to make their own arrangements if they wanted to use WordPress with all the inherent security and data protection risks. To address this, we have purchased a 1 ... read more
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Panopto: Video Management Pilot

Panopto: Video Management Pilot

A key tool in an institution's e-learning kit is video - the ability to easily capture, edit, share and control video content is increasingly common in our lives and in the lives of our students, and so it should be in education. To that end, we have purchased Panopto in order to run a 1-year pilot. What is Panopto? Panopto, like similar services, is best understood as a complete video solution. It allows staff and students to capture video content ... read more
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Student Support for turnitin.

We have created 2 videos for students to support their use of Turnitin. How to upload your work to Turnitin How to interpret your similarity score. You may find it useful to have some general introductory information - suggested text is below. You are required to submit your coursework via a tool called Turnitin. This is a similarity checker, which examines your work for similarity with other work. Note that similarity in itself is not necessarily bad; for example, if ... read more
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Panopto Support Site

You can get support for using Panopto during the pilot year by going directly to their website: Panopto Support Website ... read more
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Panopto Quick Start Guides

Since the Panopto video platform is its pilot phase, the best place to go for how-to guides is the Panopto support site. Click the below link to access their getting started guides: Panopto Getting Started Guides ... read more
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