WebLearn Tests tool

A powerful way for your students to test their understanding… WebLearn offers a tool called ‘Tests’, which allows tutors and lecturers to create pools of questions and assessments based on selecting questions to present to students. Students can take the … Continue reading

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WebLearn and Turnitin Courses and User Groups: Michaelmas Term 2017

IT Services offers a variety of taught courses to support the use of WebLearn and the plagiarism awareness software Turnitin. Course books for the formal courses (3-hour sessions) can be downloaded for self study. Places are limited and bookings are … Continue reading

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Innovative use of WebLearn – Oxford Online Programme in Sleep Medicine

In 2014 Oxford University approved a brand new postgraduate programme in Sleep Medicine. The two-year online programme leads to a postgraduate diploma (PGDip) or a Master of Science degree (MSc). The programme is hosted by the Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience … Continue reading

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Copyright support site in WebLearn – updated June 2017

The Copyright support site in WebLearn has been updated with a new ‘look’ and links to the latest information about copyright requirements, with specific reference to the use of learning materials in a virtual learning environment. The site is publicly available. … Continue reading

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Local WebLearn coordinators

Are you a local WebLearn coordinator (or administrator) and are you aware of your responsibilities regarding your unit’s WebLearn presence? Register to attend the lunch time session offered free of charge by IT Services (Mon 12 June 2017, 12:30 – … Continue reading

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Advanced options for embedding Replay lectures in WebLearn

Lecture Capture (Replay) See our earlier post about how to add the Replay tool to a WebLearn site (which provides access to the Panopto web site (where the recordings are hosted) via the ‘Recorded Lectures’ link on the left hand menu). The … Continue reading

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Online submission of summative assessments in WebLearn

This post was written by Nicola Cooper-Harvey and appeared in the AAD news alert on 15 May 2017 Any colleagues wishing to move to online submission of summative assessments must take note of the following: the relevant Examination Regulations must … Continue reading

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Best practice in designing WebLearn sites and pages

The WISE project One of the outputs of the recent WebLearn Improved Student Experience (WISE) project is a WebLearn site offering advice and guidance on various aspects to consider in building WebLearn sites and pages. The WebLearn Best Practice site … Continue reading

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WebLearn and Turnitin Courses Trinity Term 2017

IT Services offers a variety of taught courses to support the use of WebLearn and the plagiarism awareness software Turnitin. Course books for the formal courses (3-hour sessions) can be downloaded for self study. Places are limited and bookings are … Continue reading

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Innovative uses of the Lessons tool – free webinar 15 March 2017

The Sakai community has announced an online panel discussion on Wednesday 15 March 2017, about innovative uses of the Lessons tool in Sakai (WebLearn). Oxford University has been using the tool for two years and promoted its use during the WISE … Continue reading

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