Global Learning by Design – Express projects. Initial workshops

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Invitation to GLbD Express Project workshops The Global Learning by Design Express Projects are ready to kick off. Thank you to everyone who has responded to the pre-planning survey — it helped us anticipate your needs and expectations before we meet. If you have not yet responded, please do the survey (20 minutes). PURPOSE OF THE WORKSHOPS Over the next … Read More

Virtual Reality Showcase

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A couple of us attended the virtual reality showcase from EON Reality. They provide an impressive solution with a comprehensive package across a wide range of industries such as aviation, medical science and sport training. There were 2 demonstrations. The icube as in the above video, is a small room you step into with a pair of glasses and a … Read More

Training for Google Apps

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Synergise is a new tool that is available on trial at present. What it does is provide a button in whatever part of Google Apps you are using that drops down to offer training.   So what about the 2 weekly updates affecting Google Apps? Every 2 weeks Google updates the suite of Apps provided to the university. Apparently Synergise, … Read More

Welcome to the DSC Digital Learning Team

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Welcome! The DSC Digital Learning Team (DLT) Blog is space where we will publish updates on our work, showcase resources relevant to all thing things learning and teaching with technology, with a particular focus on RMIT systems. We hope you take a moment to sign up and follow this blog so you are sure to receive information that is relevant to digital … Read More

Apps and Add-ons: the Google Glue

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A lot of the functionality of the Google in Education suite at RMIT requires that Google Apps and Add-ons be made available. I have considerable empathy for those such as Paul Gough our Pro Vice-Chancellor and Vice President of the College of Design and Social Context. Paul set up a blog last year and diligently went about it using the university … Read More

Digital VET project winners

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Funding recipients for round 1 of the VET Development Centre competitive project grants for 2015 have been announced. The successful RMIT projects are: Architecture and Design – Building capacity to use Google Tools for online and blended course delivery in Interior Design & Decoration programs: Jenny Woods Project Manager – for $20,000 Architecture and Design – Using Google Tools to … Read More

A Google Community for Assessment

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We have started an Online Assessment Community in Google Plus. (Link doesn’t work? see Note). The community is aimed at supporting knowledge around the use of Grademark, Turnitin, the Blackboard Grade Centre and other online assessment ideas and issues. Please come along and introduce yourself and join in some of the conversations. You need to be logged into your email at … Read More