Message from Information Technology Services

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to the Teaching and Learning (T&L) Services Seminar and Exhibition organized by the Information Technology Services:

  • Seminar talks — 14 October (Wed) 2:30pm – 4:30pm (please register to attend)
  • Exhibition — 13-14 October (Tue-Wed) 10:00am – 5:00pm

(A) Seminar of four talks

The talks will cover new T&L services in both virtual and physical learning spaces supported by ITS; Mr Patrick Desloge of the Centre of Applied English Studies will share his precious experiences in using SCORM packages to expand the capabilities of Moodle to enhance students’ learning experiences; and the Technical Director of Panopto APAC Ltd. will introduce new useful features of the Lecture Capture System Panopto for enriching lecture capture audio/video recordings.

Date: 14 October 2015 (Wed)
Time: 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Venue: Room CPD-2.16, Central Podium (CPD), Centennial Campus
Title of talks in the seminar session Speakers
New technologies in the classroom Mr. Wilson Kwok, Senior IT Manager (Learning Environment Services Team), ITS
Creating Learning Packages in SCORM to Expand Moodle’s Capabilities Mr. Patrick Desloge, Centre for Applied English Studies
Break
eLearning Services provided by ITS Mr. CP Lau, Senior IT Manager (eLearning Team), ITS
New features in Panopto Lecture Capture Services Mr Bertrand Lee, Technical Director, Panopto APAC Ltd.

Registration link: https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_hdetail.aspx?&UEID=39694

(B) Exhibition highlights

Date: 13 October (Tue) and 14 October (Wed)
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Venues: (1) G/F, Chi Wah Learning Commons, Centennial Campus
(2) Sun Yat-sen Place

Our staff will be at the exhibition booths to demonstrate the following and answer questions.

  • New function in each Moodle course for teachers:
    • Student performance by percentile
    • Default course forum
    • Short-cut menu for 4 common Moodle functions
    • New course themes
  • New features on Panopto:
    • Upload video and edit with Pancast
  • Demonstration of 3D printer at Chi Wah Learning Commons
  • T&L support services of E-learning Pedagogical Support Unit (EPSU) and the Technology-Enriched Learning Initiative (TELI) team

If you have any enquiries, please contact us at email: elearningteam@hku.hk.

Best Regards,

Mr. C.P. Lau
eLearning team
Information Technology Services