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Polling with Mentimeter

The University is piloting Mentimeter during session 2021-2 in parallel with the existing TurningPoint service. To create your Mentimeter account simply follow the link to www.mentimeter.com/join/edinburghnapier or choose to Log in with SSO and enter edinburghnapier. You will be redirected to log in with your university credentials. Visit the Mentimeter page for further …

Digital Tools Webinars

Beginning August 23rd and running throughout September, the Learning Technology Support team will be delivering webinars to highlight the wide range of tools available to support your students. Each webinar  runs from 1100-1200 and will focus on one of the topics below, so register your place on the IS Training …

Moodle 3.9 Upgrade

Moodle was upgraded on Tuesday 13 April 2021 to ensure Moodle continues to receive important security updates, and to combine feature improvements from versions 3.6  3.7  3.8 and 3.9. The most noticeable changes from the upgrade will include, Building courses: Turn editing on is a bright new button, the Activity chooser can star and view …

MS Teams Training Event

Our Microsoft partner is providing a second ‘MS Teams for Education’ training event on Thursday 4th March. Registration is not essential but would be appreciated using the IS Events Calendar. The event is open to both new and existing Teams users and the session will be recorded. The event will …

2020-1 Exams TR1 Diet

The 2020-1 TR1 diet will be available to staff from the 23rd November for checking the exam papers on the Moodle Exams server. Students can login from November 30th to check they have access to the correct exams. All enquires regarding the exam papers should be emailed to exams@napier.ac.uk. Please …

Webex Meetings Update

Cisco continue to apply updates to our Webex Meetings platform which are summarised below. Staff who are still using Webex Trainings should consider switching to the more modern Webex Meetings. The ability to ‘Substitute as Host’ in the Webex-Moodle plugin is no longer available. The named Host can be changed …

2019-0 Reassessment Exams

The 2019-0 Reassessment exams are available on the Moodle Exams server and module examiners are encouraged to check they have access to the correct exams, and to email any enquiries to Stephen Bruce. Students have had access since 21st July and they should email enquiries to exams@napier.ac.uk. This Moodle exams …

Open Webex sessions

The open session have come to an end so please contact the Learning Technology Support team for Webex support, and view the Webex pages for help guides for staff and students. June 2020 Monday 1st, 1200-1300, Join here Tuesday 2nd, 1200-1300, Join here Wednesday 3rd, 1200-1300, Join here Thursday 4th, …