Upskilling for staff
August/September 2022 Upskilling
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Below the title for each session is a link to Zoom. These sessions will only be live at the time and date stated and are grouped in themes.
Creating Multimedia Content
Mon 8th August 2022 at 10.30 - 11 am, Introduction to Camtasia: Learn how to use Camtasia to capture and edit screen recording videos.
Mon 8th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Multimedia Toolkit (LISU Guide 2022): Learn good practices when working with audio, video, lighting, and tools.
Wed 10th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Create Captioning and Transcriptions within Kaltura: Learn to integrate close captioning and transcripts in Kaltura videos.
Wed 10th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Streamline your workflow with Camtasia and Kaltura: Learn how to work efficiently between Camtasia and Kaltura.
Fri 12th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Using Kaltura instead of Medial: As Medial is being decommissioned, explore UoG's new centralised online video platform, Kaltura.
Fri 12th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Audio Editing Workshop within Camtasia: Learn how to edit and enhance your audio quality within Camtasia.
Mon 15th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Building Engaging Presentations with Mentimeter's New Features: Learn the latest features in Mentimeter to build engaging presentations.
Mon 15th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Tips on Presenting to an Online Audience with Mentimeter: Learn good practices when presenting to an online audience.
Wed 17th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Moodle Formative and Summative Options:Explore different formative and summative options within Moodle.
Wed 17th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, ePortfolios using Mahara: Learn how to integrate ePortfolio activities using Mahara.
Fri 19th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Level up with Camtasia: Advanced User Workshop: Dive deeper into Camtasia and discover advanced tips and workflows.
Fri 19th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Gamification within Moodle using Level Up Activities:Explore how to use gamification with Level Up Moodle activities.
Digital Creation & Accessibility
Mon 22nd August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Generic Moodle Course Design:Learn good practices when designing a Moodle course.
Mon 22nd August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Blackboard Ally for Accessibility Checking:Learn good practices using Blackboard Ally to ensure online accessibility.
Wed 24th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Specialist Moodle activities in Course Design: Explore dynamic Moodle activities to encourage student engagement.
Wed 24th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint Accessibility Features:Learn good practices in accessibility features across popular Microsoft 365 apps.
Thu 25th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Live Captioning and Transcriptions within Zoom / Teams: Learn to integrate close captioning and transcripts in Zoom / Teams.
Thu 25th August 2022 at 2:30pm - 3pm, Podcasting in Learning and Teaching:Explore the use of podcasting within your course design / curriculum.
Developing Short Online Courses
Mon 29th August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, Understanding the role of MOOCs, Specialisations and global Microcredentials and how to develop these offerings:Explore the differences between MOOCs, Specialisations and Microcredentials and better understand how to approach developing these courses.
Wed 31st August 2022 at 10:30am - 11am, How to deploy MOOCs and Specialisations in the Curriculum:Learn how to integrate MOOCs and Specialisations in your curriculum.
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