The Centre for Innovative Education and Communication Technologies (CIECT) will offer interactive, hands-on workshops which focus on multimedia teaching tools; and eTools (within iKamva, Google Applications and Turnitin) – to support learning, teaching, assessment and research practices.
You will be able to book via iEnabler for the projected 22 workshops (hosted off-campus). These workshops include the following focus areas:
Multimedia teaching tools for the digital age
The Multimedia teaching tools for the digital age workshop will enable you to engage in a full-day session (interactive, hands-on workshop), which should enable you toedit images, create audio (narration) tracks, compile your media into a video and upload to an online platform. Furthermore, you will be exposed to a variety of tools and will be able to develop your materials using the device and software of your choosing. Hence, a multi-modal approach to develop your content.
Turnitin to develop academic writing
An interactive, hands-on workshop which should enable participants to create a Turnitin class and design relevant assessment activities for their discipline. In addition, participants will be able to create folders and files to collaborate with peers and supervisors regarding their academic writing pieces, in real-time.
eTools and Assessment Workshop
The eTools and Assessment workshop should enable you to engage in a morning session (interactive, hands-on workshop) – in order to create a structured online environment for blended and distance teaching-and-learning practices within the iKamva platform. Furthermore, you will design relevant assessment activitiesrelated to your discipline.
ePortfolio design and development
An interactive, hands-on workshop which should enable participants to design, develop and structure an ePortfolio for teaching and learning purposes. The importance of the effective application of the Google eTools will be highlighted to support and demonstrate teaching-and-learning practices.
Twenty-two (22) Workshops will be conducted from September – December 2017 (see table below):
|eTools and Assessment||07th||13th||07th||19th|
|Turnitin to develop academic writing and research||05th,19th||04th, 26th||29th ,15th||07th , 20th|
|Multimedia Workshop||13th & 27th||11th & 25th||08th &22nd||13th|
NB: Book via the iEnabler system for your attendance to specific workshops (see attached calendar). The workshops will cater 20 participants.