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Teaching & Learning with Technology

At King’s we have a Learning Environment with tools that can help in classroom teaching, teaching to students at a distance and conducting examinations and coursework assessment online. We also have additional tools that can enable you to interact with your students in discussion groups, webcast and chat rooms which can be text based or audio/visual. Each of these tools are quick and simple to use and the guidance below can support you to quickly adapt your teaching to be enhanced or delivered entirely through KEATS. We also have links to how you can create discussion, students collaborate with each other and how to conduct assessment and exams. 

Teaching students online

I would like to…

Guidance

Deliver an interactive lecture or tutorial online

Guidance on using Microsoft Teams

Make a previous year recorded lecture available to my current cohort

Use videos from external areas, such as LinkedIn Learning or Khan Academy.

  • External video content can be added to a KEATS site using the add URL (PDF Guide) option.

  • King’s has a site-wide licence for Linkedin Learning, you can login with your standard King’s Credentials.

Record lectures for students to watch at their own time

Simplest to start:

Other tools:

  • Echo 360 Universal Capture: Personal (PDF Guide) can be used to record your screen, webcam and/or audio and make it available via the Lecture Capture link in your KEATS site. 

  • Audio can be recorded using a variety of devices (e.g. your PhoneWindows PC or Mac) and uploaded directly onto KEATS.

 

Flipped approach to a session for students to watch at their own time

  • Kaltura Capture (PDF Guide) can be used to record your screen, webcam and/or audio and make it available via My Media in KEATS. 

Ask colleagues for advice about teaching online

Facilitate discussions with students for them to engage with at their own time

Enable my students to work together on tasks, projects and shared documents.

  • KEATS OU Wiki (PDF Guide) can be used for student collaboration. 

  • A document uploaded to a OneDrive or SharePoint site can be used for collaboration.

Facilitate text discussions with students live

  • KEATS Chat can be used for real-time discussions.

Have online/video office hours with my students

Provide students with additional learning materials for their courses

  • Add files and folders (PDF Guide) from your PC for students to view or download.

  • Add passive resources (PDF Guide) directly within KEATS to present information to students.

  • Embed videos (PDF Guide) directly into a KEATS page for your students to view without navigating to another platform.

 

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Faculty Specific Guidance

For faculty specific guidance on these recommendations please see the information below. 

Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences 
Dickson Poon School of Law
Life Sciences and Medicine
Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care

 

 

King's Coronavirus Guidance

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