Category: CTIL

Exam Diet Update 26/04/2020

Dear Colleagues Our first 100% online exam diet starts tomorrow with over 250 registered exams being delivered through My Dundee in the coming weeks. This is no small task for the academics, administrative staff, support services and – most importantly – students involved, so I wanted to update you all on what’s going on. As…

YuJa support Chrome 80 version (Mashup tool My Dundee)

YuJa support for Chrome 80 version (“The Cookie Crumbling Update”) YuJa made several changes to accommodate the new Chrome 80 release, which introduced several breaking changes to most major third-party web applications. This all went well, however some UoD staff were experiencing problems when adding YuJa content from the mashup tool within My Dundee, this…

Netflix in the classroom

As an instructor, you may have found yourself wishing you could show a film from Netflix in your classroom. Until recently, Netflix has not allowed their content to be shared in public spaces, even for educational purposes. Netflix have now opened up some of their original content to be screened in the classroom. Netflix has…

Turnitin Issues

Update: We are pleased to advise that service has been restored. We’ve fixed it! Due to unforeseen circumstances, you may have been unable to view Similarity Reports in Turnitin and Turnitin UK today. We are pleased to advise that service has been restored. We encountered a disruption between the following times: PST Feb 17th 02:41…

January Newsletter

New Term, New Decade, New Updates Hi all, we hope everyone had a lovely festive period. At CTIL we’ve been busy gathering our breath after exams, preparing for a Java Update to My Dundee, planning some upcoming Office of Professional Development workshops, and preparing a spring-clean for our out-dated Organisations. Java Update Last night (3…

YuJa is now able to record internal system audio

YuJa Update In the latest YuJa update they introduced some interesting new features. One that we think you will all find useful is the capability to record internal system audio. This can be invaluable when creating guides and walk-throughs. The additional feature also enables you to add a second audio source so that you could…