March 14, 2019 March 14, 2019
If you have teaching and learning material lying dormant in an online topic, Xerte offers you a great way to give this content new life.
March 15, 2019 March 15, 2019
To help you make a start, we have pulled together some resources on creating accessible documents.
March 8, 2019 March 19, 2019
IMPORTANT: Please read before setting up your new 2019/20 Blackboard module runs.
March 8, 2019 March 15, 2019
Please note: for this year we are recommending that staff do not perform a ‘course copy’ but instead follow the new guidance below to create an uncluttered module site.
September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018
Knowing who to contact if you experience any technical difficulties in the classroom can save you considerable time and minimise any disruption to teaching.
August 31, 2018 September 7, 2018
This is an example of a FET Blackboard programme site.
August 29, 2018 August 29, 2018
For staff who want students to submit a video recording as an assignment, here is some standard text that can be sent to the students.
August 25, 2017 August 25, 2017
July 7, 2017 July 7, 2017
So you have an idea, process or concept that you want to get across to your students but it isn’t physically possible to demonstrate it in the classroom and just talking to them about it doesn’t do it justice…
January 24, 2017 February 23, 2017
Many courses in our faculty involve students using equipment in laboratories and studios – from simple scalpels to much more complex items.
November 11, 2016 December 6, 2016
Lynda.com has dozens of courses covering the subjects taught in FET, so you’ll probably find material to supplement the modules you teach
November 5, 2016 December 6, 2016
OERs are freely available, normally digital assets for research, education and assessment – anything from whole lectures or even courses to images, pictures, software, techniques, sound or films
October 31, 2016 November 14, 2016
Bring a timeline of dates to life with images, videos, maps and web pages
August 2, 2016 January 5, 2018
With Xerte you can create interactive, multi-media, accessible learning objects using just a web browser – no need to install any additional software on your computer. Xerte is available for any members of staff in FET to use.
January 14, 2016 June 30, 2017
Educational Resources for the Built Environment (ERBE) produces unique and highly respected educational resources for academic and professional use. ERBE incorporates the Video Project and the Construction Website.
January 9, 2016 June 30, 2017
The Faculty of Environment and Technology is now formally offering in-house film production across all departments.
February 23, 2015 December 6, 2016
Flickr.com has literally millions of images – and many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, which means
January 11, 2015 August 7, 2017
This infographic illustrates how to attribute photos licensed under Creative Commons correctly. How To Attribute Creative Commons Photos by Foter FacebookGoogle+TwitterPinterestLinkedinemailPrint
September 17, 2014 December 6, 2016
I’ve been meaning to write an article about social media and learning for along time. I’d planned to write about the benefits of wikis