Faculty Alerts

Spring 2016 Workshops

All workshops are offered in CCH 123
and via Webex, 9-11am.

Drop-ins are welcome; laptops are required.
Please, bring your own or contact Amanda.alvarez@tamucc.edu (x2122)
to request one for the session.

Feb. 10 Using Blackboard Interface
Feb. 17 Qualtrics Basics
Feb. 24 Building Content in Blackboard
Mar. 9 Bb Interactive Tools: journals, blogs, wikis, groups, discussions.
Mar. 30 Bb Assignment and Feedback Tools
Apr. 6 Bb Assessment Tools
Apr. 13 Do-It-Yourself Captioning
Apr. 20 Bb Grade Center & Bb Course Management

Participation in the workshops can count toward the Certificate of Professional Development in Best Practices for Online Course Design.

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Faculty  FAQs: 

- Extend test time   
- Copy an existing Bb course    
- Section merge request   
Add user to Bb course request  
- Submit grades using Bb

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pinBb Grader is a mobile app that provides instructors with a portable solution for reviewing, providing feedback, and grading student submissions to your Blackboard Learn courses.

Free for Students:

link to it website to get office 365 Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi is providing Microsoft Office to every student free of charge as long as you are a student here. The latest version of the full Office productivity suite is available for offline and online use, including OfficeOnline, OneDrive, Lync Online, Office 365 ProPlus (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Exchange Online. Visit http://it.tamucc.edu/Office365/Office365.html to get more information.
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Islander Mobile app helps you stay connected with the Island University wherever you are! Featured areas include directory, athletics, maps, news, images, library, distance education, learn, bookstore, transit bus locator, student organizations, most dialed, social media and more.

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Webex Conferencing is now available to students.

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The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Certificates program
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The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Certificates program is offered to support instructors as they integrate technologies in their courses to improve instruction and provide students with highly engaging learning experiences as well as flexible scheduling. Enroll and find out more about options offered at https://iol.tamucc.edu/certificates.html.

Next workshop series:  May 16-19, 2016 - Registration

Office of Distance Education and Learning Technologies CHANGEcasts

ChangeCAST: Tools and Tips for Lecture Capture with Dr. Rick Smith

link to youtube video

Esther Pais
Discusses Using Blackboard LMS

link to youtube video

Dr. Magesh Thiyagarajan and his Students Discuss Online Learning

link to youtube 

Amy Carter
Discusses Online Learning

See all ChangeCasts at ODELT YouTube Channel
link to bb9.tamucc.edu   
Blackboard Resources:
Students - Instructors

The IT department invites all campus users to subscribe to the IT Notifcations List to be informed about system outages, scheduled maintenance, and new services.

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- Students
- Instructors

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MS Office 365 
Free to all
TAMU-CC users

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loginto tamucc.webex.com Web Conferencing:
- WebEx login  
- Tutorials
Overview - User Guide - Cheatsheet

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- Students
- Instructors

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Online Survey Software:

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NBC Learn
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Camtasia logo Screencasting:
  Camtasia Studio

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repsondus logo Assessment Tool and Lockdown Browser:

Link to islander mobile  Islander Mobile  
Blackboard Mobile Learn

TAMU-CC Course Designations:
F - face-to-face
D - 1-24% online
C - 25-49% online
B - 50-84% online
I - 85-100% online
E - eLine, CONHS
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Phone: 361-825-2122
Fax: 361-825-3666
email: odelt@tamucc.edu
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi,
6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5779,
Corpus Christi, TX, 78412 -5779
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