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Webinar update

Skype for Business is now Technology and Information Services’ (TIS) preferred tool for webinars. Skype for Business can transmit audio, webcam video, a screen presentation such as PowerPoint, and interactive elements, such as a poll. The software is suitable for…

Talking TEL with Rob Garraghan

Rob Garraghan, Employability Assistant within the Employability Service answers our TEL themed questions: What is your earliest memory of digital technology in the classroom? Module assessment forms being processed electronically. Which digital technology do you use most in your teaching/work practice,…

Blended Learning

The term ‘Blended Learning’ certainly isn’t a new one and has been in common usage for some time now. Some of you may have heard the term and thought no more of it, and some of you may have decided that it…

eSubmission refresher sessions

During the last academic year there have been a significant number of successful assessments submitted and marked electronically using the Moodle assignment tool. As a result of staff and student feedback there have been some changes made to both the technology and…

Awards recognise digital innovation

Plymouth University’s use of technology to advance learning development and excellence has been recognised at an international award ceremony. Two teams from the University achieved successes at the Learning Technologist of the Year Awards, organised by the Association for Learning Technology…