HEFi Events, seminars and workshops

HEFi run a number of CPD events for staff at the University of Birmingham. Keep up-to-date with the latest staff developments and innovations.

Forthcoming events

Digital HEFi
27Feb

CPD109 - Canvas – Editing your Canvas Course

Dates
Tuesday 27 February 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to make you familiar with University Canvas Framework (UCF). Covering the process of editing you canvas menu, material, collating it canvas modules tools.
Digital HEFi
6Mar

CPD106 - Panopto – launching / creating recordings, sharing

Dates
Wednesday 6 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to provide you with a greater understanding of how to make more from your use of Panopto. Including use of captions, uploading of material along with exploring the different sharing options available.
Digital HEFi
6Mar

Educational Video Production: A Practical Workshop for Educational Media Production

Dates
Wednesday 6 March 2024 (14:00-16:00)
Location
Old Gym Room 202a Second Floor
Description
Are you looking to enhance your video skills for the purpose of creating educational media? This hands-on workshop is designed to build upon the competencies introduced in our online "Media Essentials: Stating Your Creative Journey" course.
TE Awards
7Mar

Advance HE Teaching Excellence Awards

Dates
Thursday 7 March 2024 (09:00-10:30)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
Are you interested in gaining national and international recognition for your teaching and supporting learning practice as an individual or as a collaborative group?
Digital HEFi
13Mar

CPD107 - Engagement – Padlet / polling (point solutions currently)

Dates
Wednesday 13 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course provides you with an insight into engagement tools used at the university of Birmingham. It covers the use of Padlet and point solutions creation and use.
Digital HEFi
18Mar

Feedback Literacy

Dates
Monday 18 March 2024 (11:00-12:00)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
Feedback literacy in students is often noted as an area of concern by academics. In this zoom session we will identify what feedback literacy is and its importance in supporting students' academic development.
Digital HEFi
21Mar

CPD109 - Canvas – Editing your Canvas Course

Dates
Thursday 21 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to make you familiar with University Canvas Framework (UCF). Covering the process of editing you canvas menu, material, collating it canvas modules tools.
Digital HEFi
9Apr

Crossing the Rubricon: Developing Effective Rubrics in Canvas

Dates
Tuesday 9 April 2024 (10:00-11:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Join us for this practical session on developing effective rubrics. Through interactive activities, we will discuss how they can be used to provide clear and concise feedback to enable students to develop their learning.
Digital HEFi
17Apr

Making the most of Canvas SpeedGrader

Dates
Wednesday 17 April 2024 (13:00-14:30)
Location
Murray Learning Centre LG13 (R28 on Campus map)
Description
This interactive session will cover the use of Speedgrader in Canvas, including different submission types, splitting up marking, adding feedback and grades and use of rubrics.
Digital HEFi
24Apr

Exploring Peer Assessment

Dates
Wednesday 24 April 2024 (12:00-13:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
In this online session, we will explore the theories and practices of peer review in higher education, discussing its benefits, and sharing strategies for effective scaffolding.
Digital HEFi
24Apr

Educational Video Production: A Practical Workshop for Educational Media Production

Dates
Wednesday 24 April 2024 (13:00-15:00)
Location
Old Gym Room 202a Second Floor
Description
Are you looking to enhance your video skills for the purpose of creating educational media? This hands-on workshop is designed to build upon the competencies introduced in our online "Media Essentials: Stating Your Creative Journey" course.
Digital HEFi
27Feb

CPD109 - Canvas – Editing your Canvas Course

Dates
Tuesday 27 February 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to make you familiar with University Canvas Framework (UCF). Covering the process of editing you canvas menu, material, collating it canvas modules tools.
Digital HEFi
6Mar

CPD106 - Panopto – launching / creating recordings, sharing

Dates
Wednesday 6 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to provide you with a greater understanding of how to make more from your use of Panopto. Including use of captions, uploading of material along with exploring the different sharing options available.
Digital HEFi
6Mar

Educational Video Production: A Practical Workshop for Educational Media Production

Dates
Wednesday 6 March 2024 (14:00-16:00)
Location
Old Gym Room 202a Second Floor
Description
Are you looking to enhance your video skills for the purpose of creating educational media? This hands-on workshop is designed to build upon the competencies introduced in our online "Media Essentials: Stating Your Creative Journey" course.
Digital HEFi
13Mar

CPD107 - Engagement – Padlet / polling (point solutions currently)

Dates
Wednesday 13 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course provides you with an insight into engagement tools used at the university of Birmingham. It covers the use of Padlet and point solutions creation and use.
Digital HEFi
18Mar

Feedback Literacy

Dates
Monday 18 March 2024 (11:00-12:00)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
Feedback literacy in students is often noted as an area of concern by academics. In this zoom session we will identify what feedback literacy is and its importance in supporting students' academic development.
Digital HEFi
21Mar

CPD109 - Canvas – Editing your Canvas Course

Dates
Thursday 21 March 2024 (12:00-12:50)
Location
Zoom (link to be sent in due course)
Description
This course is designed to make you familiar with University Canvas Framework (UCF). Covering the process of editing you canvas menu, material, collating it canvas modules tools.
Digital HEFi
9Apr

Crossing the Rubricon: Developing Effective Rubrics in Canvas

Dates
Tuesday 9 April 2024 (10:00-11:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Join us for this practical session on developing effective rubrics. Through interactive activities, we will discuss how they can be used to provide clear and concise feedback to enable students to develop their learning.
Digital HEFi
17Apr

Making the most of Canvas SpeedGrader

Dates
Wednesday 17 April 2024 (13:00-14:30)
Location
Murray Learning Centre LG13 (R28 on Campus map)
Description
This interactive session will cover the use of Speedgrader in Canvas, including different submission types, splitting up marking, adding feedback and grades and use of rubrics.
Digital HEFi
24Apr

Exploring Peer Assessment

Dates
Wednesday 24 April 2024 (12:00-13:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
In this online session, we will explore the theories and practices of peer review in higher education, discussing its benefits, and sharing strategies for effective scaffolding.
Digital HEFi
24Apr

Educational Video Production: A Practical Workshop for Educational Media Production

Dates
Wednesday 24 April 2024 (13:00-15:00)
Location
Old Gym Room 202a Second Floor
Description
Are you looking to enhance your video skills for the purpose of creating educational media? This hands-on workshop is designed to build upon the competencies introduced in our online "Media Essentials: Stating Your Creative Journey" course.

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