Supporting online students
Support from the IAD and sector-wide resources.
From the Institute for Academic Development
The IAD offer a range of short courses to support online postgraduate students at the University of Edinburgh.
Student Transitions into and Through Online Learning
Part of the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Enhancement work, a set of transitions resources are available to support students studying online. it comprises of four themes:
- Being an effective online learner;
- Working with others online;
- Learning effectively with technology;
- Being a responsible online learner;
From the Enhancement Themes website, you can download the:
There is also a playlist of four videos, one for each theme: