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Online Course Design Institute
The Center for Teaching invites Vanderbilt faculty, postdocs, and graduate students to apply to its new Online Course Design Institute, a two-week online experience intended to help participants prepare to teach an online course. The Online Course Design Institute will be offered multiple times this summer with the first offerings running May 4-15 and May 18-29 (extended registration throughout the summer). Those serving as instructors of record for summer courses are especially encouraged to apply.
Need one-on-one assistance? Email Kendra.h.oliver@Vanderbilt.edu
Online Dissertation Presentation Resources
Defending a Dissertation by Videoconference by Ashton Merck, PhD, Duke University @awmerck *Comments are closed on this document – send me an email or DM if you have questions! I defended my dissertation on March 24 via Zoom. Several weeks out, this seemed like a sensible choice based on CDC…
Best Practices Presenting your Dissertation Defense or Qualifying Exam using Zoom Last updated 3/19/2020 11:13 The purpose of this document is to collate best practices for using Zoom as a platform for students to present their research or proposal to their respective committees and to an online…
Copyright & OER Office Hours
Thursday, March 26th – 2:00-3:30 pm
Friday, March 27th – 9:00-10:30 am
Zoom link: https://vanderbilt.zoom.us/j/3546987628
Center for Teaching Workshop
Have you thought about how you might translate what you do in your face-to-face courses into an online format? In this 75 minute workshop, learn about a variety of tools available to Vanderbilt faculty including two Brightspace tools that will help you move your classes online: a screen capture tool that allows faculty to create video lectures that can easily be shared with students, as well as a video conferencing tool that enables live online meetings.
Stacey Johnson, Assistant Director, Center for Teaching
BC Hatchett, Associate Director, VUIT AV Design & Support and Media Services
For information and updates related to the broad set of actions Vanderbilt University is taking to address this public health situation, please visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Resources from the Vanderbilt University Center for Teaching – BrightSpace Site
In particular, please see these guides about creating Zoom Meetings for a live remote class meetings
- How do I activate the Zoom tool in my course?
- Hosting a Zoom Meeting – Zoom Quick Start Guide
- An Overview of Zoom Meetings
- How do I create a Zoom Meeting?
- How do I host a Zoom Meeting?
- How can I record my Zoom Meeting?
Some resources from VUIT
VUIT’s Recommended Applications for Telecommuting
Instructions to obtain items below can be found by clicking the Service/Tool name
and reviewing the directions under the Requesting Service section.
|Service / Tool||Audio Call||Video Call||Screen Sharing||Document Sharing||Planning / Coordination||Secure Network Access|
|Skype for Business||X||X||X||X|
|Box Collaboration Tool||X|
|OneDrive for Business (O365)||X|
|Microsoft Office (O365)||X||X||X|