Digital Education Newsletter Vol 5 Iss 2

17 August 2021 In this issue, you will learn out about SEM2 module creation, the Enhance your Module module, and the upcoming Focus On sessions. CTIL Updates We’ll keep the CTIL updates short and sweet, although the updates are (we think) pretty major! Enhance your module is now live! Check out the Pedagogi-cool section for more details.SEM2 modules have been created in My Dundee. If you have any issues or questions, contact Help4U.Archived modules from 2004-2013 will be deleted on ... read more
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Digital Education Newsletter Vol 5 Iss 2

17 August 2021 In this issue, you will learn out about SEM2 module creation, the Enhance your Module module, and the upcoming Focus On sessions. CTIL Updates We'll keep the CTIL updates short and sweet, although the updates are (we think) pretty major! Enhance your module is now live! Check out the Pedagogi-cool section for more details.SEM2 modules have been created in My Dundee. If you have any issues or questions, contact Help4U.Archived modules from 2004-2013 will be deleted on ... read more
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Archive & removal of 7-year-old content from My Dundee (2021)

Now that all modules that start in Semester 1 or 2 of 2021 have been created (this includes all modules coded SEM01, SEM12, and SEM02), it’s time to return to the process of archiving and deleting modules older than seven years.In December, Hamish Loveday sent out messaging about the archiving and removal of content seven years or older (you can re-read that message on our blog page). In that message, we explained that 2004-2013 modules would no longer be available ... read more
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Digital Education Newsletter Vol 5 Iss 1

2 August 2021 In this issue, you can learn about the new digital EduZone 2.0, take a look at the impact of Covid-19 on some of the library’s physical and digital loans, and find out what LJ Logue’s least favourite sound is (all cat owners will identify with this one). CTIL Updates EduZone 2.0 In life before Covid-19, the EduZone in the library used to host numerous academic seminars, training sessions, the Friday Fry and lots of ad hoc informal ... read more
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Digital Education Newsletter Vol 5 Iss 1

2 August 2021 In this issue, you can learn about the new digital EduZone 2.0, take a look at the impact of Covid-19 on some of the library's physical and digital loans, and find out what LJ Logue's least favourite sound is (all cat owners will identify with this one). CTIL Updates EduZone 2.0 In life before Covid-19, the EduZone in the library used to host numerous academic seminars, training sessions, the Friday Fry and lots of ad hoc informal ... read more
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Hybrid Teaching Update #2: Early progress

I am off on leave for 2 weeks but I wanted to get a quick post out before I’m dragged away from the computer by my children. By popular demand you'll find the list of 50 rooms that have been earmarked for hybrid listed below. I've also added a little bit about the service design approach we're using as well as a few highlights from our to do list. Table of ContentsThe big fiftyService Design approach1. Customer centric2. Co-Creation3. HolisticService ... read more
Hybrid Teaching Update #1: Lights, cameras, action!

Hybrid Teaching Update #1: Lights, cameras, action!

As lockdown restrictions ease and we tentatively reintroduce in-person sessions to our teaching, Hybrid has become a hot topic. It offers a much-needed flexibility to run sessions with in-person and online students simultaneously, a key advance as we enhance the experience of our students in a continually changing world. In this message, I am pleased to offer some initial detail of this initiative and our plans for this new area of teaching capability going forward ... read more
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Digital Education Newsletter Vol 4 Iss 2

19 July 2021 In this issue, find out what is keeping CTIL busy this summer. Keep up to date with the latest Summer Sessions for staff and check out our lecture breakdown infographic. CTIL Updates In June, all modules beginning in Semester 1 were created (hooray!). We’ve had a few questions about Semester 2 modules, so we want to confirm that these have intentionally not been created yet. Last year, we did create all modules at once, but this was ... read more
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Digital Education Newsletter Vol 4 Iss 1

5 July 2021 In this issue, learn about some improvements to YuJa, groups in My Dundee, and the things CTIL are most actively focussed on. You can also get a bit jealous listening to Wendy Alexander talk about how she’s been staying sane during the pandemic. CTIL Updates CTIL is currently in the middle of a few projects. Super User training has been running for nominated school administrators in order to grant a few additional permissions (including removing instructors). We ... read more
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Name change: 'Content & Tools' and 'LTI item' is now 'External apps'

Name change: ‘Content & Tools’ and ‘LTI item’ is now ‘External apps’

This is a minor change but from the 23rd of June the menu items in your My Dundee modules and Organisations titled 'Content & Tools' and 'LTI item' will both be changed to 'External Apps'. This functionality allows users to add content from external apps such as Turnitin and YuJa. The function formerly known as 'Content & Tools' Nobody knew what 'LTI item' meant! This is part of several user interface tweaks based on feedback we'll be making over the ... read more
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