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A selection of tips to help create professional-looking, powerful videos that complement face-to-face teaching.

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The SLMS Education Domain mission

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UCL Medical School student conducting a supervised patient consultation

The School of Life and Medical Sciences (SLMS) recently established an Education Domain, headed by Dr Joyce Harper of the UCL Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women’s Health. Here, she tells Ele Cooper about its aims and how she plans to go about achieving them.

MyPortfolio upgrade and new features

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Students working at computers

MyPortfolio is the e-portfolio system currently being used at UCL. E-portfolios are very useful for a number of reasons, including gathering evidence of work, capturing reflections and sharing work with others. The MyPortfolio system includes features such as file storage and sharing, journals, plans and the CV builder. The E-Learning Environments (ELE) team recently upgraded MyPortfolio, adding a range of new features.

Event report: ‘Beyond Lecture Recording’

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Students working together at a computer

Abbie Willett and Andrew Bishop, School Support Officers in the UCL Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching (CALT), report on the ideas presented at the ‘Beyond Lecture Recording’ lunchtime workshop held last week.

Find out more about object-based learning at a lunchtime workshop

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Object-based learning in the Petrie Museum

UCL Museums and Public Engagement have planned five lunchtime events for staff keen to learn about the use of object-based learning (OBL) in university teaching.

Formal recognition for teachers

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Staff members wishing to gain a recognised qualification in university teaching against the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) can do so for free via UCL pathways.

First cohort gains e-learning qualification as applications open for second round

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UCL staff holding their CMALT certificates

UCL staff who have successfully gained Certified Membership of the Association for Learning Technology (CMALT) were awarded certificates by Professor Anthony Smith, Vice-Provost (Education), and Dr Maren Deepwell, Chief Executive of the Association for Learning Technology, in a ceremony yesterday.

Five-minute interview: Royal Literary Fund Writing Fellow Marcy Kahan

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Students working in the UCL Library

Playwright Marcy Kahan tells us about the Royal Literary Fund (RLF) Writing Fellowship scheme, which helps UCL students develop their academic writing skills.

Series of lunchtime e-learning workshops announced

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Journey by Hailey E Herrera Art

The UCL Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching (CALT) and E-Learning Environments (ELE) will be hosting a six-part series of e-learning-themed lunchtime workshops named 'Summits and Horizons' over the Spring and Summer terms.

UCL/Raindance film-making competition: the results

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Westminster by night. Image: Jim Trodel

The winners of a competition to showcase ‘London for free’ in a two-minute film have been announced.

Image: Westminster by Jim Trodel

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