Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Distance Training Plan at the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education for the Students


- 2021/04/13

 

Distance Training Plan for the Students at the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education

Introduction:

Based on the keenness of the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education to raise the efficiency of the remote education process and to achieve the utmost benefit from the educational systems available to the UQU academic staff and students, the deanship is pleased to launch the training program entitled: ‘Be Professional in Creating Tests on the Blackboard System (Assessment 2)’. The program will be held during the second semester (1442 A.H.) within a series of training courses specialized on the assessment tools of the Blackboard Learning Management System.

Objectives of the Program:

  1. Enhancing the skills of the academic staff in handling the assessment tools available on the Blackboard system, in a proper manner.
  2. Training and raising the awareness of the students about handling the assessment tools available on the Blackboard system in a proper manner.
  3. Giving tips which the students should follow before and during the exams.
  4. Offering training on designing and creating electronic assessments (assignments, tests, oral exams) in a professional manner.
  5. Raising awareness about the perfect use of the tools for managing tests and reducing plagiarism and cheating.
  6. Learning about the mechanism for evaluating tests and managing the Grade Center.
  7. Promoting the process of creating transparent and fair assessments via the grade rules tool available on the Blackboard system.

Period of Implementation of the Program:

The program will be launched on Wednesday, 2 Ramadan 1442 A.C., and will end on Thursday, 10 Ramadan 1442 A.C., with a total of 22 training hours. 

Training Courses of the Program: (Assessment 2)

Course Title

Date

Time

Attendance Link

Electronic Assessments on the Blackboard Learning Management System (For Students)

Wednesday, 14 April 2021 A.C.

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Click here

Thursday, 15 April 2021 A.C.

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Click here

Sunday, 18 April 2021 A.C.

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Click here

Tuesday, 20 April 2021 A.C.

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

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Thursday, 22 March 2021 A.C.

11:30 – 12:30 p.m.

Click here

 

The Digital Library for Training on the Systems of the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education


 

Introduction to the Blackboard System

Building E-Learning Content

 

Assessments

 


How to Use Communication Tools

Course Analyses and Reports

Training Guides for Students on the Blackboard System


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Virtual Classroom System


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Creating and Managing a Virtual Classroom Using WebEx Training

 

Creating and Managing a Virtual Classroom Using WebEx Meetings

Accessing Reports via WebEx Meetings

Quick Navigation to the WebEx System


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Configuration of the Mediasite System

Recording via Mediasite


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Introduction to the Main Interface

Using Conversations in Microsoft Teams


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Training Guides for Academics in English

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