UoD Blackboard upgrade enables some exciting new technologies

Today ITS with assistance from LEI researchers and learning technologists at UoD completed the upgrade of Blackboard in a record time. So our thanks to all of those.

The upgrade changes comparatively little of the basic Blackboard functionality and,  to the extent that it does, we will be updating the website at http://www.derby.ac.uk/lei/our-structure/celt/celt-help/blackboard

But there have been a number of changes to CampusPack that impact on the blog, wiki and podcasting technology provided by Learning Objects through their CampusPack software. We have now moved from CampusPack 3 to CampusPack version 4 (4.4 actually)

This upgrade has a number of exciting features both for academics and students. Continue reading