Jawyei Wong has written 10 articles

Email

What A notification system using email to notify single or selected students. Note that all emails sent out of Blackboard are sent to student’s AUT email. If students want to receive emails to personal email, a forward from their AUT mailbox has to be set up. Informatoin can be found at Student email – Forwarding…

Blackboard Theme Change

We have made changes to the visual theme of Blackboard which will make it more responsive when viewed from a mobile device. Along with that there some notable changes: Modules have been re-arranged The modules have been re-arranged so when in mobile view, the most important ones are near the top. This means that on…

Blackboard Groups

What? Students within a course or organisation can be grouped. Once grouped, interactive tools and Blackboard assignments can be created specific to those groups. Emails can also be sent specific to users within the group rather sending an announcement which will email everyone in the course. There are two types of groups in Blackboard, self…

Blackboard Assignment

What Blackboard assignments A Blackboard assignment is a place where students can submit an assignment to either by uploading a file or typing a written submission. It is a digital assignment drop-box area and the first option to consider when marking online. Blackboard assignment features inline grading using Crocodoc. This allows annotations be to made…

Turnitin Assignment

What Turnitin assignments generate an originality report which check plagiarised against the Turnitin database for a submitted file. The originality report will give an overall percentage of how plagiarised the submitted document is then separate out where it find its sources. A Turnitin assignment could be used as formative assessment where one submission is final…