Online Teaching Resources

From time to time we add to this page information and links to resources that are helpful for faculty who are involved in teaching online.If you have any suggested items to add to this page please contact the Distance and Online Education Co-ordinator, Yvette Debergue at


Webinar on Digitial Assessment

This webinar, organised by ODLAA (Open & Distance Learning Association of Australia), was held on 13th August 2013 and featured four presentations on different aspects of and approaches to Digital Assessment (total time: 1 hour):

  • eExams Dr Andrew Fluck (Senior Lecturer in Information Technology, School of Education, University of Tasmania) 
  • Short text assignments Kerry Earl (Senior Lecturer, Professional Studies in Education, University of Waikato, NZ)
  • Digital group assessment  Dr Barrie Todhunter (Associate Director, Faculty of Business & Law, University of Southern Queensland) 
  • Computer-marked assessment with feedback  Sally Jordan (Deputy Associate Dean (Assessment), Faculty of Science, Open University UK)

Click on this link to access the webinar: Digital Assessment – no place for paper? You can select from Blackboard Collaborate format (requires Java) or MP4 streaming/download.


Using JING in Online Classes

Ed Tech Du Jour is a series of videos with helpful tips for online instructors.  In this video Dr. Heather Farmakis and Dr. Melissa Kaulbach show how to use JING, a free screencasting tool.  Learn ways to utilize this free tool and watch a demo in this segment.

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