The Centre for Academic Development provides a range of eLearning services, actively supporting course delivery, design and evaluation.  Along with managing institution wide eLearning applications, we also deliver staff development, arrange events and offer one-to-one support.  We provide videos, written guides and web links on the Toolkit website for the applications we can support. The eLearning team provide guidance and support on: 

Staff Development

The eLearning team offer workshops, webinars and online CPD courses for staff using MyAberdeen and other eLearning applications.  To book a place on one of our workshops or courses, please go to the course booking website and filter by ‘eLearning/MyAberdeen’ to see the available workshops.

Designing and Tutoring Online Course (DTOC)

This five-week online course has been developed to support staff in the design and tutoring of online courses. More information can be found on the Centre for Academic Development pages. 

Blackboard Collaborate (webinar)

Blackboard Collaborate is a real-time video conferencing tool that lets you add files, share applications, use a virtual whiteboard to interact, and set up breakout groups to enable group work. 

This online session gives you the opportunity to experience Blackboard Collaborate both as a student and as an instructor. The session will provide an overview of the tool, give you the chance to use the interactive features and to experience being a moderator.

Book this webinar via course bookings, filtering by eLearning/MyAberdeen.

Programme Review and Storyboarding

This 1 hour session provides an overview of the programme review and storyboarding process, which can be applied to fully online, blended as well as on campus programmes and courses.

In many cases, the programme review and storyboarding processes has greatly inspired both the programme team and course team in the development of their own programmes.

Sessions can be booked via course bookings, filtering by eLearning/MyAberdeen.