A Reminder about Blackboard Assignment Marking Workflows

When marking Blackboard tests/assignments it is recommend that you annotate using the in-built annotation tools in My Dundee.  If you do encounter any issues with this, please raise a ticket via Help4u. If you need to mark offline, we recommend staff use Adobe Acrobat Reader to annotate/create comments.   Students should also use the some program…

Enhancing your Module

Enhance your module.  Enhance your Module is a My Dundee Module, that will encourage you to think about how you get more out of the online learning environment in your My Dundee modules. Designed to be primarily self directed, it guides you through developing a new module to ensure your students will have all the…

Resolved – Turnitin Issue – Unable to create new assignment submission points

Update 13/5/21: Turnitin have gotten back to us to confirm that the issue is now resolved, the date/calendar function is now working properly and users are able to create assignments. We are experiencing an issue with creating new Turnitin submission points. Currently, there is no date pre-populated, the calendar icon doesn’t bring up the calendar selection option,…

YuJa SSO now fixed – direct link now working

Our video service YuJa has now been fixed the direct link video.dundee.ac.uk is now working. If you experience any issues with when logging in with Single Sign On please let us know by emailing Help4u. Apologies for the disturbance in the service, YuJa engineers are looking into the cause of the SSO error to reduce…

YuJa issue – direct link not working with SSO

There is a current issue that we are working with YuJa to resolve. If you try to access YuJa directly from the video.ac.uk link, you will see an error message when you try to log in using Single Sign On. This error only occurs when you access YuJa via the direct link. If you go…

Upcoming Workshops – Infographics in an Educational Context

Are you interested in creating educational infographics? Infographics can be used in a range of contexts within education from visualisation of complex data sets to communicating simple concepts in a visual way. LJ Logue of SSEN and Eve Laws of TILT, (School of Medicine) are running some introductory workshops in May.  These sessions are part…