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Evidence-Based Decision Making: Using Learning Analytics to Improve Learning and Teaching Outcomes

Guest blog by Dr David Wilson, Lecturer | Head of Molecular Physiology of Vascular Function Research Group, School of Medical Sciences I would like to share a tip that will help you choose the best submission time for assignments. Student activity in the LMS: Learning Analytics data indicate that in the evenings students are most active in […]

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Recording class attendance

Blog by Kym Schutz, Educational Technologist Do you need to record class attendance? Many courses require students to attend class and there are a variety of reasons for taking attendance. In at least one of our program areas, class attendance is an industry requirement and these courses have an 80% attendance requirement for students to […]

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How do I get data from MyUni?

Blog by Marziah Zarazillah and Daniel Barry Learning Analytics can indicate what is working and what is not at a much finer level of granularity than ever before, even while a course is in progress. Such insight into course interactions is key to supporting an evidence based evaluation of course learning design. Learning Analytics captures […]

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Put your best foot forward

When setting up and using your 2018 MyUni course, as a Course Coordinator you will need to ensure you’ve got the right mix of course information, assessment and communication, and copyright compliance. In January 2018, the guidelines for minimum use of MyUni became requirements and were included in the Coursework Academic Programs Policy (CAPP). The […]

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Evidence-Based Decision Making: Using Learning Analytics to Improve Learning and Teaching Outcomes

Guest blog by Dr David Wilson, Lecturer | Head of Molecular Physiology of Vascular Function Research Group, School of Medical Sciences I’d like to share an update from the Learning Analytics Community of Practice that highlights some of our activities. The community has been very active in sharing Learning Analytics domain knowledge, and in working […]

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You’re now more satisfied with MyUni

You told us that you’re now more satisfied with MyUni and we couldn’t be happier. It’s been a big year in MyUni with the successful implementation of Canvas and Echo. And survey results are telling us you feel it was worthwhile. There has been a significant increase in both staff and student overall satisfaction compared […]

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MyUni features update

MyUni is regularly updated with new features and fixes. You can keep up to date by visiting the What’s new in MyUni page in the MyUni Learning Centre. Some of the latest updates: An embed Echo360 video button is now available in the Canvas Rich Text Editor. Find out more about embedding Echo360 videos into Canvas. Groups […]

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Want to enhance graduate employability but don’t have the time? Try these simple ideas right away!

Blog by Ewan Wallace & Cecily Wright     Whether you agree with it or not, student expectations of universities are changing, and employment and employability are high on the list. A recent survey suggests students rank high quality teaching as the most important reason when choosing a university, and over 50% believe a high graduate […]

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Building your 2018 MyUni course

When can I get started? Courses for 2018 will be created in MyUni towards the end of 2017. There will be an announcement in MyUni when courses for 2018 are available. If you’d like to get started on your 2018 course now, please contact MyUni Support to request creation of a course shell. Will my […]

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3 essential end-of-semester course checks

Blog by Joel Driver Check your Gradebook is complete: This means having all your assessment tasks entered and all student grades recorded and unmuted (when you are ready to allow students to see their marks). Note: Canvas does not automatically treat ungraded submissions as zero unless you enable the “set default grade” setting for each assignment. Check all […]

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