1. Introduction

This self-paced, online workshop has been designed to provide you with a structured programme to develop your knowledge, skills and confidence in using edX (Edge).

Topics should be completed in sequence as the course has been designed to build on knowledge and skills gained in the previous topics. 

The edX (Edge) course will provide:

  • an overview on how to create content such as adding text and videos
  • create a range of problems (questions)
  • creating a link from your Learn.UQ course site to edX (Edge)

The process

  1. Before starting the course, email elearningadvisors@uq.edu.au and request permission to gain access to the edX (Edge) Online Workshop course site.

Note: If you have not signed in to edX (Edge) before, you must follow the steps in the Access edX (Edge) guide. Ensure you log in with your @uq.edu.au email address and not your school/faculty email, for example, @business.uq.edu.au.

  1. Watch the videos and read the instructions in the edX (Edge) Online Workshop Instructions edX (Edge) site.
  2. Complete the tasks in the edX (Edge) Online Workshop Participants edX (Edge) site with a Section under your name.
  3. Upon completion, send an email to elearningadvisors@uq.edu.au. We will assess your work, provide you with additional assistance if required and record course completion through Staff Development.

Required resources

  1. Time: Schedule approximately 2 hours to complete this online course. You can also complete the workshop over an extended period of time and resume where you last stopped.
  2. Technological resources: A computer preferably with 2 screens and earphones for listening to the videos.
  3. Online resources: A collection of images and documents are required for some activities. These will be available to download on the required pages.