Merry Christmas 2022

16 Dec 2022

Merry Christmas! 

This is the last Teaching and eLearning Update for 2023. From everyone in ITaLI and eLearning, we hope you have an enjoyable break, and we are looking forward to working with you in the new year. The next Update will be published on 09 January 2023. 

H5P The Chase 

Rasheda Keane shares her experience delivering The Chase live during Week 12 tutorials as an exam revision activity. 

H5P The Chase

>>Watch the video 

eLearning Workshops 

The eLearning team are offering a range of practical workshops on eLearning tools during 2023. A description of each workshop, dates and registration is available on the at ITaLI Workshops and short courses

Ready to Teach Week (6–10 February) and Ready to Tutor Week (21–23 February)

The programs for both Ready to Teach Week and Ready to Tutor Week are now live on ITaLI website. Both events have been designed to help teaching staff prepare for Semester 1. More sessions may be added in the next few weeks as they open for registration.

Ready to Teach Week: learn more and register >>
Ready to Tutor Week: learn more and register >>

More courses will be added as they become available.

UQ ePortfolio system – Semester 2 2023

ePortfolios encourage engagement through drafting, reworking and feedback uptake. UQ's ePortfolio system enables the collection of authentic assessment pieces program-wide and provides a space for students to make sense of their employability development and create a professional portfolio.

Find out more >>

Cyber security at UQ

The cyber security at UQ website provides both general and UQ-specific information on cyber security. Learn how to recognise cyber security threats, protect yourself from these threats and stay cyber secure, including how to report cyber security incidents.

Visit the page >>

iThenticate – text matching for research papers

The iThenticate text matching system for researchers is available to all UQ staff. While iThenticate uses the same underlying technology and database as Turnitin, the functionality, user experience and reports are designed to meet the needs of researchers. iThenticate allows you to quickly upload, check and examine documents using a web-based interface. Researchers can also share documents, collaborate in groups and view in-depth analytics to provide visibility of content submissions and levels of originality over time.

View the iThenticate guide >>

Consultations with an eLearning Adviser

The eLearning Systems and Support team provides eLearning Adviser Consultations service to help course teaching staff and administrative staff implement eLearning solutions for the most common teaching and learning problems, using centrally supported eLearning tools.   

Book an appointment >> 

Order your Semester 1 site(s) now 

Learn how to order your Learn.UQ (Blackboard) and UQ Extend sites in preparation for Semester 1. 

See the guide >> 

What's on 

eLearning training (self-paced) 

eLearning webinars (Zoom) 

  • eLearning workshops 

  • H5P | 17 January 

View all eLearning online workshops >> 

Teaching and learning support 

eLearning support 

For technical support with central eLearning tools, email eLearning support

eLearning advisers 

For tailored advice by qualified teachers on using eLearning tools, including how to select and configure learning technologies, book a Zoom consultation with an eLearning Adviser


Self-paced online workshops are available for a variety of systems and tools. eLearning advisers are available to deliver custom workshops in your school or faculty. Organise a custom workshop.  

Teaching support 

ITaLI staff are available to offer pedagogical advice. Please contact or book a 30-minute Zoom consultation

Teaching career development support 

ITaLI staff can provide help on developing your career and achieving recognition for your teaching practice. Please contact or book a 15-minute Zoom consultation. 

Inspera assessment design support 

For advice about transitioning your current assessment or designing new assessment in Inspera (all kinds of assessment) book a 45 minute consultation delivered online via MS Teams.  

Learning designers 

For faculty or school-level support, please refer to the list of learning designers in your area.