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R Conversations: Demystifying ggplot

In this video I go over a basic introduction to ggplot2 for the R programming language. Some useful resources include: The R Cookbook: http://www.cookbook-r.com/Graphs/ The ggplot2 cheatsheet:…

From  Jill MacKay on October 30th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Visualisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover how to create charts in Excel. 00:44: Difference between figures,…

From  Jill MacKay on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Tips and Tricks

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover some of Excel's capabilities including formulas and pivot tables. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Organisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover Broman & Woo's principles of organising data in spreadsheets. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

How to create a custom theme using Xhibit for Xerte Online Toolkits

A short video demonstrating how to create a custom theme using Xhibit for Xerte Online Toolkits. "Xhibit is the creation of James Roscoe and Joel Reed, who saw an opportunity to enable…

From  Alison Christie on April 12th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Getting Started with Xerte Online Toolkit

A short video providing an overview of the Xerte Online Toolkit interface and how to create your first Xerte project. Which browsers can I use with Xerte? Google Chrome, FireFox, MS Edge Useful…

From  Alison Christie on April 8th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

How to reduce development time using Xerte Online Toolkits

A short video demonstrating how to reduce development time using Xerte Online Toolkit. Useful Links Link for Requesting a Xerte account (opens in new windows) Link to the Xerte User Guide (opens in…

From  Alison Christie on April 5th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

How to collaborate in Xerte Online Toolkit

A short video demonstrating how groups can collaborate in Xerte Online Toolkit. Please ensure that all members of a group have an account on Xerte and have logged in, this will ensure their names…

From  Alison Christie on March 26th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

How to submit a Xerte Online Toolkit to Learn

A short video demonstrating how to submit a Xerte Online Toolkit learning object to Learn for assessment. Note: You can also select "Public" instead of "Other" if you experience…

From  Alison Christie on March 26th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Will it bite me? Media, licensing, and online teaching environments 4: Finding OER

Part 4 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 11th, 2019 0 likes 29 plays

Will it bite me? Media, licensing and online teaching environments 2: Closed Spaces

Part 2 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 11th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays

Supporting Open Education & Open Knowledge at the University

This webinar was hosted by the University of Edinburgh's OER Service as part of Open Education Week 2019. Join Lorna M. Campbell (OER Service), Stuart Nicol (Education Design and Engagement),…

From  Lorna Campbell on March 6th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Will it bite me? Media, licensing, and online teaching environments 3: OER & Creative Commons

Part 3 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 5th, 2019 0 likes 65 plays

Will it bite me? Media, Licensing and online teaching environments. 1: Open and Closed spaces

Part 1 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 5th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays

Finding and Using Open Educational Resources (OER)

This webinar on finding and using Open Educational Resources was recorded for the PEBL Project.

From  Lorna Campbell on October 4th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0  

LTW Monthly Showcase - 31st May 2018

Make, play & share – Game-based learning workshop N.B. Audio starts at 4 minutes 15 seconds To download the featured PowerPoints and PDF handouts please visit the following Interactive…

From  Rachael Mfoafo on June 5th, 2018 1 likes 22 plays 0