Tag 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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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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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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ACES Case Study: Screencasting

Screencasting can be used to give video and audio feedback on assignments. The university has a License for  Screencast-o-Matic, a web based screencast software tool that enables users to record screencasts directly from the browser. This style of feedback has … Continue reading

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Grading Colour Codes

Grading colour codes can help you to easily identify which students are potentially struggling on your module. You can select different colours and boundaries to be highlighted to you.  This is particularly useful for large modules with lots of students. … Continue reading

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January MAC Workshops

During January we arranged the very successful and well-attended MAC half day workshops. These workshops helped introduce staff to some of the changes currently happening at the university. The day was broken down into four different support sessions allowing staff to … Continue reading

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Assessment Journey Support Workshops

To assist with the current phase of the Assessment Journey Programme, the ACES TEL team will be hosting a variety of support sessions to help staff with the transition to assessing, marking and providing feedback online. These sessions aim to provide guidance … Continue reading

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