Entries tagged with "vle"

Planning for collaboration

Planning for collaboration

Fri, January 23, 2015; 16:09:00 pm

This article is co-authored with Charl Fregona, University Blended Learning Coordinator and Principal Lecturer in E-learning. There are many exciting ways to involve collaborative tasks into your blended or online classroom. However, lecturers can... [read the full entry]

Planning for communication online

Planning for communication online

Fri, January 09, 2015; 16:36:00 pm

This article is co-authored with Charl Fregona, University Blended Learning Coordinator and Principal Lecturer in E-learning. Sometimes less is more and in the situation of communication in a VLE it is worth considering how many channels you use... [read the full entry]

The basics in Coursesites

The basics in Coursesites

Fri, January 09, 2015; 14:25:00 pm

If you are studying on our Web-based Learning and Teaching course, you may need to get to know the free VLE software Coursesites. This short post gives you some practical links to get you started in creating a course and registering your... [read the full entry]

Keeping your students on track online

Keeping your students on track online

Thu, January 08, 2015; 12:40:00 pm

This article is co-authored with Charl Fregona, University Blended Learning Coordinator and Principal Lecturer in E-learning. So you’ve got your students online; they are all registered, they’ve logged in, they’ve had a look... [read the full entry]

Storyboarding learning content

Storyboarding learning content

Fri, December 19, 2014; 13:38:00 pm

Storyboarding your ideas and content at the beginning of the design process is a useful step in achieving a solid e-learning experience for your learners. Storyboarding is essentially planning the journey your learners will go on, what they will... [read the full entry]

What is a VLE?

What is a VLE?

Fri, July 19, 2013; 14:35:00 pm

The term VLE stands for Virtual Learning Environment and is a set of online tools commonly used in education to support or deliver a course. At London Met the VLE is Blackboard and is referred to as 'Weblearn'. Other examples of VLE's... [read the full entry]