KEATS

Announcements

King's ePortfolio upgrade

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 14:15

The College ePortfolio is being upgraded on the 7th of September. The system will be unavailable while the upgrade takes place.

Please note that this upgrade will not affect the main KEATS system.

Apply for a King’s Experience Award!

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 11:45

Have you been involved in voluntary work locally or engaged with other cultures as part of your year abroad? Or maybe you would like to explore the theme of ‘Collective Memory’ and co-create a theatre performance? If so, then apply for a King’s Experience Award this autumn!

Application deadlines are as follows:

Details of all the awards and the submission criteria can be found here: King’s Experience Awards

KEATS Summer Upgrade

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:00

KEATS has been upgraded over the summer. To see what new features are available please head to the KEATS course : KEATS Upgrade 2017

One notable thing to look out for is the new “Grades” link available from the profile menu (accessible by clicking on your name in the top right corner).

If you do have any issues with the changes and additions, please contact your Faculty TEL contact in the first instance or email ctel@kcl.ac.uk

Turnitin Feedback Studio - Live on KEATS 1st August 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 15:45

From today, King's staff/students using Turnitin Assignments in KEATS will be taken to the new interface, Feedback Studio. This change will take place from 4pm, 1st August, please  be aware that this change is mainly visual with some added functionality. We have compiled guidance documents for both staff and students:

For Staff: Grading assignments in Feedback Studio

For Students: Viewing grades/feedback in Turnitin

If you do have any issues with accessing Turnitin assignments or Feedback Studio, please contact your Faculty TEL contact in the first instance or email ctel@kcl.ac.uk

Lynda.com at King's

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 10:45

Lynda.com, an online training library with thousands of high quality, current and engaging video tutorials, is now available free of charge to all staff and students in King’s. Login now via www.kcl.ac.uk/lynda  and check out the playlists for Staff and Students to get you started.​

If you’re interested in using Lynda.com in your teaching or work, please do get in touch at ctel@kcl.ac.uk to discuss any ideas you have for using this tool in your own curriculum. Lynda.com at King’s is supported by the Transformation in Digital Learning Strategy being led by the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning (CTEL).  If you have any further queries, please contact ctel@kcl.ac.uk.

 

King’s receives Silver

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 12:00

We can now announce that King’s has received a Silver Award in the Year 2 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), a new scheme that aims to recognise and reward excellent learning and teaching in higher education. Further information can be found here.