Oakland University Workshop Calendar

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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.

Lecture Recording Mashup Session: How to Use Panopto, WebEx, and Camtasia

Description: Do you want to record over Powerpoint? Do you want to post your video lectures to Moodle? Do you have no idea where to start? This workshop is for you! This 3 hour session will cover the video recording technologies for face-to-face and online classroom environments.

The following technologies will be taught and demonstrated:

Recording face-to-face lectures via Panopto lecture capture system

Live online classrooms via WebEx with recording options and live classroom online strategies

Video lectures and tutorial recording using Camtasia and its video editing features

The differences between these systems will be discussed, allowing you to make an educated decision as to what option best fits your particular course's needs.

Lunch will be provided to participants at 11:30.

Tue, March 21, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. 16 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]

Lunch Bytes--Teaching with Technology

Description: Join e-LIS for lunch and an informal discussion about using technology in your online or partially online course. Monthly featured faculty facilitators will share interesting techniques they are using in their courses. There will also be time for you to ask questions. e-LIS will provide coffee and dessert. NEW: e-LIS will provide lunch to all participants!
Thu, March 30, 2017, 12 - 1 p.m.
Addington Coppin and Elysa White will lead discussions on incorporating video into your classes and its demand in social media. Bring a lunch and join e-Learning for an informal discussion. e-Learning will provide the coffee and dessert.
10 Kresge Library 430S [ENROLL]

Moodle Winter Institute

Description: The Moodle Winter Institute is a three day, hands-on workshop series that will provide beginning and immediate Moodle users with all of the necessary skills and tools to help you build Moodle courses and develop online content. Attendees will learn the basics of using Moodle for online, blended, or face-to-face courses. There will be in-depth exploration on how to use the various activities and features in Moodle, such as quizzes, discussion forums, assignments, and gradebook. We will provide insight on the best practices behind online course creation and content delivery.

Lunch will be provided starting at 11:30 am.

The Moodle Winter Institute will take place (Running time: 11:30 am - 2pm):

Tuesday, February 28th

Tuesday, March 7th

Tuesday, March 14th

The Moodle Winter Institute can be attended live either in-person at 430 Kresge Library, or by attending online via WebEx. If you plan to attend online via WebEx, you can visit the following page on the same day at 12 PM to attend virtually: https://oakland.webex.com/oakland/k2/j.php?ED=397265387&UID=1

Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.
Tue, February 28, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. 21 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]

Setting Up Your Gradebook in Moodle

Description: Have you ever been confused setting up your gradebook in Moodle? Are your students asking you to put your grades in Moodle and you aren't sure how to do it? Have you never used the Moodle gradebook because it seems too complicated? Are you an experienced Moodle gradebook user curious to learn more about this powerful feature? This workshop is designed to give you the knowledge to construct your gradebook confidently in Moodle. Learn how to create weighted or non-weighed gradebooks and how you can simplify the gradebook for you and your students.

This workshop can be attended live either in-person at 430 Kresge Library, or by attending online via WebEx. If you plan to attend online via WebEx, you can visit the following page on the same day at 3 PM to attend virtually: https://oakland.webex.com/oakland/k2/j.php?ED=397265387&UID=1

Thu, April 13, 2017, 3 - 4 p.m. 23 Kresge Library 430R [ENROLL]

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