ELT Induction checklist

 
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Clicking image of question mark will present you with the relevant information about each item.

Understanding the role of ELT in your teaching, and where to access support

I understand what the term ELT (Enhancing Learning through Technology) refers to at DMU image of question mark
I have attended an ‘Introduction to Enhancing Learning through Technology at DMU’ session
image of question mark
I know where to go for online support for ELT image of question mark
I know where to go to access staff development and training sessions for ELT image of question mark
I know who my Faculty ELT Project Officer is image of question mark
I know where to find case studies about effective ELT practice at DMU image of question mark
I understand my role in supporting students in their use of technology on the modules on which I teach image of question mark
I know what the expectations are within my programme and on all modules that I teach for my use of ELT image of question mark
I have familiarised myself with relevant DMU policies and key documentation as to the use of technology for teaching, learning and assessment specific to the types of teaching, learning and assessment that I will be involved with image of question mark
I understand the requirements of Universal Design for Learning that are specific to the types of teaching, learning and assessment that I will be involved with image of question mark
I understand the requirements of DMU Replay as it applies to my teaching image of question mark

Using our core teaching, learning and assessment technologies

I have familiarised myself with the classroom technologies that I will be expected to use for teaching and learning image of question mark
I can Log on to Blackboard image of question mark
I have familiarised myself with the use of Blackboard image of question mark
All of the modules on which I teach are listed in the My Modules panel on my Blackboard home page image of question mark
I am confident in the following basic operations with Blackboard:
  • Creating an Announcement
image of question mark
  • Adding a content area to the main navigation panel
image of question mark
  • Adding a Content Folder to a Content Area
image of question mark
  • Adding an item to a content area
image of question mark
  • Creating a hyperlink in an item
image of question mark
  • Embedding an image in an item
image of question mark
  • Embedding a file in an item
image of question mark
  • Embedding a table in an item
image of question mark
  • Uplaoding files and making them available to students. E.g. Microsoft Word document (.docx), PowerPoint presentation (.pptx), PDF (.pdf)
image of question mark
  • Setting up a Turnitin submission link
image of question mark
  • Accessing and interpreting a Turnitin Originality report
image of question mark
I know how to video record a lecture/presentation and make it available to students in Blackboard image of question mark
Where I am required to use specific approaches in Blackboard, I am confident that I understand what these approaches are, and that I can confidently use these approaches in practice image of question mark

If you can answer YES to all of the checklist items, you should have a basic understanding of the use of our core technologies.

tipThis completes your online induction.

 

workshops If you would like to attend a hands-on training session which introdudes you to the basics of our teaching, learning and assessment technologies. Click here for more information

If you have any questions at all about the use of technology in the curriculum – please contact your Faculty ELT Project Officer