Information Services

Learning Technology

The Educational Design and Engagement Team support a wide range of services and systems to improve the use of technology for teaching and learning.

About Educational Design and Engagement

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The Educational Design and Engagement (EDE) Team provide a service across the whole University. Our primary focus is on supporting staff and students to make the best possible use of technology in teaching and learning.

TREE (Technology Resources for Educational Enhancement)

The TREE (Technology Resources for Educational Enhancement) tool allows staff to search for learning technology services to use in teaching. This page gives information about and a link to the TREE service.

Virtual Learning Environments

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The service pages for the University supported Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs): Learn and Moodle

Assessment and Feedback

Information about Assessment and Feedback tools to use within Learning and Teaching. Services include: Questionmark Perception, Turnitin, GradeMark, WebPA.

Communication and Collaboration

Services which allow you and your students to communicate and collaborate which may be useful in a teaching and learning context. Services include: Collaborate, SMS Text and Virtual Worlds.


Useful information on PebblePad, the e-portfolio system in use at the University.

Electronic voting system

Top Hat is used to collect digital responses to questions from groups of students.

Survey Tools

Online survey and questionnaire tools for research, evaluation and planning activities.