Overview

eLearning Systems and Support (the eLearning team) provides a range of professional development workshops and resources to support teaching staff implement Technology Enhanced Learning in their courses using the University's eLearning systems. This includes central workshops run through Staff Development, school-based custom workshops, individual support for course coordinators, self-help text-based guides and self-help video resources.

The Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation (ITaLI) provides pedagogical support for eLearning to the academic and instructor community at UQ.

The Library AskUS service provides support and training in using eLearning tools to students.

eLearning Central Workshops

A range of practical workshops delivered via Zoom and online workshop on using eLearning tools is offered throughout the year. A current list of workshop resources and information can be found on the Workshops webpage, while a description of each workshop, dates and registration is available on the eLearning Workshops 2020 webpage.

eLearning Custom Workshops

Custom workshops on centrally supported eLearning tools are available on request for faculties/schools and are delivered via Zoom. Email elearningadvisors@uq.edu.au with the subject line Custom Workshop to schedule one of our teaching and learning workshops at a convenient time.

eLearning Solutions Service

The eLearning Solutions Service supports course teaching staff in implementing eLearning solutions for the most common teaching and learning problems, using centrally supported eLearning tools. Staff can nominate for the eLearning Solutions Service by visiting the eLearning Solutions Service booking webpage to organise a personal consultation with an eLearning Advisor via Zoom.

Change Management Presentations

The eLearning team jointly deliver with ITaLI staff, presentations on eLearning tool updates, projects and teaching and learning initiatives. Presentations are usually delivered to school Teaching and Learning committees in Semester 1 and whole school meetings in Semester 2. Email elearningadvisors@uq.edu.au with the subject line eLearning Presentation request a presentation on a central eLearning tool or initiative.

eLearning Newsletter

Teaching and eLearning News fortnightly newsletter is produced and distributed via email to all staff enrolled in a Blackboard course. The newsletter includes articles on teaching and eLearning, tips for the start and end of the semester, promotion of new tools, tool functionality and using technology to improve teaching and learning. Non-teaching staff who would like to subscribe to the newsletter should email help@learn.uq.edu.au with the subject line eLearning newsletter subscription.

Online Professional Development Courses

The eLearning team provides support to staff throughout the process of publishing new Online Professional Development courses. For more information, refer to the Online Professional Development Courses webpage.