Category Archives: Assessment

How to set up Online Submission Points

This video guide aims to demonstrate how you can set up a submission point in Blackboard:

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Blackboard Related Help Guides

Some help guides have been created to help members of staff with certain aspects of Blackboard. Two versions of the help guides have been created, a print out version and an infographic version shown below.

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Help Guides – Using Camtasia Screencasting Software

Some help guides have been created to help understand how to create and use the screencast software ‘Camtasia’. There are three separate guides which provide step by step instructions on how to create a screencast, how to record a PowerPoint and … Continue reading

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Adding referral work to Blackboard – Setting up Adaptive Release rules

It is possible to post referral work onto Blackboard and only make it available to the students who need to access it. This is done through the Adaptive Release feature on Blackboard. Firstly what you will need to do is … Continue reading

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How to add referral work to a Blackboard Module Site

 Adding the Re-assessment button to the menu. Adding a new content area to Blackboard Module sites for Reassessment work Go into you Blackboard module site Hover your cursor over the ‘Add Menu Item’ (+)  in the top left hand corner of … Continue reading

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Group Assignments – Staff and Student Guidance

This post aims to give you an overview of what group assignments are, how you can set them up and what guidance you can have to students submitting to them. How do I set up Group Assignments? Before You Begin … Continue reading

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PowToon

What is PowToon? PowToon allows you to create short videos which can be used for presentations or as an animation. It is easy to use and allows you to add audio and music to your video. PowToon could be used … Continue reading

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Editing a Screencast recorded on Screencast-o-matic

You can edit recordings which have been done on Screencast-o-matic. There are many features which can help improve your videos. A guide on how to record and publish your screencasts can be found here. How to Access Go to https://screencast-o-matic.com/shuscreencast Click on Browse … Continue reading

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