Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)

Blackboard summer improvements

We have upgraded Blackboard and moved to external managed hosting. This will improve the look and feel and make the service more reliable.

Photo based on 4 balloons in the sky by Andrew Gordon on Flickr CC-BY-SA.

Electronic management of assessment (EMA)

The University student survey action plan 2017 identifies EMA as a priority area. Over the next three years we will work with all Schools to review their approaches to coursework submission and marking. Learn more about EMA.

TurningPoint upgrade

TurningPoint ResponseWare enables students to respond to polls using their smartphones, laptops, etc. Find out more on our student response systems pages.

Photo based on Woman holding smartphone by MadFishDigital on Flickr CC-BY.

Study skills

As part of Bristol Futures, these study skills resources have been co-created by our students, lecturers and support services.

Case study: audio feedback

Ed Drewitt from Biological Sciences reflects on using Mediasite Desktop Recorder to quickly record and audio commentary on students assignments.

Photo based on dora dora 2 by Philippe Put on Flickr CC-BY.

Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)

Support and training

We provide advice, support and training on a wide range of practices and tools including:

Ideas for practice

Browse examples of good practice taking place at the University and beyond, covering group work, labs and practicals, lectures, tests, academic integrity, media in teaching, open education, and more.

Ideas for practice

Training and events

We run workshops covering a wide range of practices and tools. You can book online from our full list of upcoming events. If there is not a workshop scheduled that meets your needs, or if you would like tailored training focussing on a particular area, please contact us.

Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)

About us

We help people throughout the University to use technology to enhance learning, teaching and assessment. You can contact us at tel-help@bristol.ac.uk.