Teaching and Learning Centre
Blended Learning /e-Learning tools
Online Real-Time Teaching and Learning
1. Online live session at a scheduled time.
2. Broadcasting a recorded lecture at the scheduled class time with the teacher providing live online interactions to engage students.
3. Recorded lectures available at any time for viewing, accompanied by a scheduled time for teacher-student interactions.
Below is a guide on choosing the right tools:
Big Blue Button
BBB is a live (synchronous) web conferencing and virtual classroom tool that enables instructors to host live online lectures, workshops and office hours. BBB is easy to use and fully supported by the Teaching and Learning Centre. It is simple to set up a session, load a presentation, answer questions, and record the session.
Recording a BBB session
Zoom for Live (Real-Time) Teaching and Learning
Zoom is an easy-to-use video conferencing and online real-time teaching solution which supports communication between various platforms, including but not limited to mobile devices, desktops, and telephones. Up to 300 participants could join the meeting / online class without any time limit. Lingnan University has subscribed the service that is available at https://lingnan.zoom.us. This service is accessible in Hong Kong, Mainland China and other overseas countries.
For information on Zoom, please visit ITSC's webpage:
Producing Online Content
PowerPoint with Narrative
All you need is a current version of PowerPoint, which is provided by the University through Microsoft Office 365 subscription.
Below is an video instruction:
You can use Panopto to create video lecture for your students. Please refer to the guide below:
Conducting Online Assessment
Online assessment methods
The aim of these guides are to provide you with some suggested methods to conduct online assessment and information of their feasibility and potential limitations for you to make an informed decision.
Recorded video and audio assignment
A Moodle forum can be used to allow students to record and post video and audio files through Panopto. Please refer to the guide below on how to set it up:
Posting Continuous Assessment (CA) grades
Moodle grade book can be used. You can create a grade item and import a CVS file into the Moodle Grade book.
Please contact James (firstname.lastname@example.org) for support