Blackboard and other technology

Workshops, webinars etc.

Workshops

Make your own videos - easily (Workshop - 28 September 2017)

Content

If done the right way, video is an effective and useful media for the development and transformation of teaching so that it is more flexible, engaging, and active. It can give the students a better support for their individual needs and demands.

At ST there is various easy ways to produce and distribute video based material in your teaching. We have two do-it-yourself webcast studios, you can borrow tablets to produce tabletcasts, we have screencast software, etc.

At this workshop, you will see different video formats, discuss the teaching considerations, and test different formats for video based materials as well as produce your own teaching materials.

Time and place

28 september 2017, 14:00-16:00 and we will help you until 17:00
– Navitas - Inge Lehmanns Gade 10, Build. 3210, room 03.068.
The workshop is held by: Mikkel Godsk, ST Learning Lab

Sign-up

Sign-up for the workshop here
Deadline for sign-up is 21.09.2017
There is a min. of 6 participants
The workshop is held in English, unless all participants speak and understand Danish

Blackboard and Adobe Connect (Webinar - 19 October 2017)

Content

The webinar will introduce you to some of the most used features in Adobe Connect, and help you to understand how to use Adobe Connect as a tool. We will show how Adobe Connect is integrated into Blackboard and how all recordings are automatically made available on the course without any extra work for you.

The main focus of the webinar is to make you, as a teacher, feel confident with the tool, and make you want to use it in your course.

Learning outcome

  • You will be able to produce and deliver video content using Adobe Connect
  • You will become familiar the basic tools in Adobe Connect


Time and place

19 October 2017, 11:00-11:30 – the link to access the webinar will be sent out later.
The webinar is held by: Bjarke Rahbek, ST Learning Lab

Sign-up

Sign-up for the webinar here
Deadline for sign-up is 12.10.2017
There is a min. of 6 participants
The workshop is held in English, unless all participants speak and understand Danish

Bb - Learning modules (Webinar - 16 November 2017)

Content

A learning module is an online way to structure your teaching and/or the students' preparation in a predetermined, sequential structure. The workshop focuses on:

  • How to create a learning module in Blackboard
  • The elements that can be part of a learning module
  • How to use learning modules i a traditional course as well as an online course
  • How a learning module looks from a student perspective and
  • How to use learning modules for feedback

Learning outcome

  • You can create and design a learning module
  • You know when to use a learning module
  • You can use learning modules in traditional teaching as well as online teaching
  • You can use learning modules to get feedback


Time and place

16 November 2017, 14:00-16:00 – the link to access the webinar will be sent out later.
The webinar is held by: Mikkel Godsk, ST Learning Lab

Sign-up

Sign-up for the webinar here
Deadline for sign-up is 9 November 2017
There is a min. of 6 participants
The workshop is held in English, unless all participants speak and understand Danish

Bb - Basic Blackboard (Workshop - 20 December 2017)

Content

You will be introduced to Blackboard through short lectures and hands-on exercises. The workshop gives you an overview of the system and its principles. You will be introduced to the functionalities needed to teach and get insight into the use of Blackboard at Science and Technology.

Learning outcome

  • You will have an overview of Blackboard and its principles
  • You will know the basic functionality used by teachers
  • You will know how to develop you Blackboard competences


Time and place

20 December 2017, 09:00-12:00 – in build. 3210, room 03.068, Navitas.
The workshop is held by: Jens Bennedsen, ST Learning Lab

Sign-up

Sign-up for the workshop here
Deadline for sign-up is 13.12.2017
There is a min. of 6 participants
The workshop is held in English, unless all participants speak and understand Danish

On request, we can tailor the following workshops after your needs

Bb - Videos (Webinar)

Content

Learn how to include videos from e.g. YouTube, Vimeo as well as videos you have produced yourself (the actual production is not covered in this webinar). During the webinar, you will learn how to include videos on a course page in Blackboard and you will get inspiration on how to use the videos for the students learning.

Learning outcome

  • You will be able to include videos in your Blackboard course
  • You can use videos in your teaching


Info

The webinar takes about 45 minutes and is held by Jens Bennedsen, ST Learning lab

Bb - Appearance doesn’t matter – or does it? (Workshop)

Content

This workshop will give you inspiration on how you can make your course look as good as possible. We are going to work with the structure, layout, colors and banners. Furthermore, we will introduce some small student activating elements that will increase the student’s activity.

You will get inspiration as well as time to work with your own course.

Learning outcome

  • You will be able to design the course websites with different elements
  • You will become familiar with a number of tools that activates your students


Info

The workshop takes about 3 hours and is held by Anna Hollyoak Helleberg and/or Bjarke Rahbek, ST Learning lab

Bb - Tests and surveys (Workshop)

Content

Tests and surveys are the parts of Blackboard where you have the opportunity to get direct feedback from your students.

A survey can also be used for evaluating the activities or parts of a course, and the tests can test the students' prior knowledge or understanding of the topics' important points. Both tests and surveys can be used to fine tune your teaching to match the students' needs and to make your students become more reflected on their own learning.

Learning outcome

  • You will be inspired to different ways to use tests and surveys
  • You will get an overview of tests and surveys - and be able to choose between them
  • You can use tests and surveys properly

Info

The workshop takes about 3 hours and is held by Anna Hollyoak Helleberg, ST Learning Lab

Bb - Feedback to students (Workshop)

Content

In this workshop you will learn about tools that enables you as a teacher/teaching assistant to give individual feedback on written assignments as well as organize assignments where the students give peer-feedback via Blackboard.

Learning outcome

  • You can create assignments that can be handed in digitally in Blackboard
  • You can give grades, general as well as text specific comments in Blackboard
  • Organize peer-feedback assignments
  • Ensure the focus and quality in feedback by using rubrics

You will get hands-on experience with the tools in Blackboard. During the workshop you can work with your own teaching.


Info

The workshop takes about 3 hours and is held by Jens Bennedsen, ST Learning Lab

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) – do-it-yourself (Webinar)

Content

Share your knowledge with students, peers and others from all over the world, using online courses in Blackboard.

Info

The webinar takes about 3 hours and is held by Mikkel Godsk, ST Learning Lab

iPad, Windows with touchscreen, Smartboards – Use technology in your teaching (Workshop)

Content

This workshop will give you inspiration on how to use different devices, such as iPads, in your teaching. You will learn how to use the Content Collection in Blackboard, and how to update your slideshows automatically, with annotations made during the class, easily.

During the workshop you will have the opportunity to ask questions and to find the best way for you to utilize the technology you already have.

Learning outcome

  • You will learn how to get the most use out of the technology you already have
  • You will become aware of a number of teaching activities you can use with modern technology


Info

The workshop takes about 2 hours and is held by Bjarke Rahbek, ST Learning Lab

Other offers

Book a learning consultant

Get coaching to develop your course to provide students with better learning.

Book a Blackboard consultant

Individual coaching with one of our Blackboard consultants on how to use Blackboard to create even better teaching and learning.

A workshop with your colleagues about Blackboard

Team up with your colleagues and decide for yourself the content of the workshop.

You decide the time and duration. Contact us for more information.