Oakland University Workshop Calendar

Formalized workshops are offered to faculty and staff of Oakland University only. To enroll in a class, click on the ENROLL button for the class you are interested in and then type in the requested information. Your request will then be logged into the training enrollment database.

Integrating Library Resources into Moodle
Description: This hands-on workshop will share information about the e-resources and tools available to faculty, staff, and students anytime, anywhere through OU Libraries. Integrating this content into Moodle courses -- for online, face-to-face, or blended learning experiences -- will be addressed. Attendees will have time to explore resources and experiment bringing content into their own Moodle courses.
Requirements: none
Wed, April 15, 2015, 3 - 4 p.m. 21 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]
Moodle III - Forums and Chat
Description: Communication tools are the basis of online teaching. This step-by-step workshop will cover the forum and chat tools. The construction of topics, navigation, and pedagogy of an asynchronous bulletin board and synchronous chat will be covered. Additionally, lecture capture functionality, web conference scheduling, and setting up groups will be shown.
Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.
Tue, March 31, 2015, 3 - 4 p.m. 23 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]
Moodle IV - Quizzes
Description: This hands-on workshop will teach the creation of online quizzes, questions, and settings in Moodle. The benefits and limitations of using online quizzes in teaching and learning will be discussed. Quizzes are automatically graded and then linked to a grade book in Moodle.
Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.
Tue, April 7, 2015, 2:30 - 4 p.m. 21 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]
Moodle V - Assignments, Wikis, and Grade Book
Description: This workshop will cover adding assignments, wikis, and using the grade book. Students will be able to turn in assignments privately to faculty, work collaboratively in groups, or check their grades in Moodle. Different grade book setups will be covered such as weighted grades and sum of grades.
Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.
Tue, April 14, 2015, 2:30 - 4 p.m. 20 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]
Panopto
Description: Panopto is a lecture capture system that will record the video/audio in the classroom. The recording can then be edited and housed in a Moodle course for easy access for students. This workshop will cover the steps for using Panopto.
Wed, April 8, 2015, 3 - 4 p.m. 21 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]
WebEx
Description: WebEx is synchronous video-conferencing software for teaching. It offers audio, video, text chat, and presentation space. An instructor typically talks into a microphone and demonstrates any types of files or webpages on their own computer to students at a distance. This workshop, taught by eLIS staff, will teach instructors how to use WebEx.
Wed, April 1, 2015, 3 - 4 p.m. 21 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]


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