Events

The online Learning Pathways are supported by a series of DigitalEd Webinars and Workshops, that commenced in Spring 2020.

The monthly webinar and workshop series is coordinated by the GMIT Teaching and Learning Office. Check out upcoming events below.

Practical and Pedagogical Approaches to Online and Blended Learning Design with Dr Orna Farrell, DCU

Virtual

Working within DCU’s National Institute for Digital Learning. Orna's research interests include online pedagogy, online student success and engagement, eportfolio and open educational practice. She has a growing publication record in her fields of interest, including a range of book chapters, journal articles, invited presentations and conference papers. She has published in high ranking journals […]

Free

Introducing the Professional Services Digital Badge & the Academic Digital Badge by DigitalEd

Virtual

There are two digital education learning pathways, DigitalEd Academic and DigitalEd Professional Services, that are now available for all CUA-ATU staff to access. The online courses available offer an independent learning pathway for users to explore at their own pace. The range of resources presented covers the knowledge and skills to enable users to teach […]

Free

Grades on Moodle – Post Assessment Tips and Guidelines

Virtual

This session focuses on the post assessment stage of delivery of a module whether this be a continuous assessment or an end of semester assessment. This will discuss how grades are displayed, how to generate reports for a quiz activity,an assignment activity and how to generate reports for the overall module. This session will also […]

Free

GMIT Christmas Teaching & Learning Showcase

Virtual

Dr Edd Pitt, University of Kent, will join us to deliver a keynote address on Creating Opportunities within the Curriculum followed by teaching & learning showcases from the GMIT President's Teaching Excellence Award & graduates from the Certificate in Teaching & Learning. Additional showcases include a report from the GMIT SURE Network, the new online […]

Free

What the H5P!? Hands On Workshop

Virtual

It may sound like something scary but H5P is actually a quick and easy way to develop interactive activities and learning resources to use online with Moodle and also for face-to-face teaching. It’s a completely free and open technology, a great tool for all experience levels and it’s ready and waiting for you to use. […]

Free

Ally – Accessible Content Is Better Content

Virtual

Blackboard Ally helps institutions build a more inclusive learning environment and improve the student experience by helping them take clear control of course content with usability, accessibility and quality in mind. Ally helps to provide alternative formats for all learners which will help to improve the overall student experience with alternative formats that provide students […]

Free