Workshops on eLab tools

In the Autumn semester 2023, eLab is offering the following online seminars on teaching tools available to USI faculty:

  • Seminar on what's new in iCorsi, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Seminar on computer-based exams, Monday, Sept. 25, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Seminar on interaction tools, Friday, Sept. 29, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Seminar on ePortfolio, Friday, Oct. 6, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The seminars will be held on Teams. Registered participants will be sent the link to connect the day before the seminar. 

Registration form:

Workshop on what's new in iCorsi​

Objectives: Learn about the new features in the latest version of iCorsi.
Contents: the new iCorsi interface, sending notifications to students when adding or editing a resource, Amanote functionality for annotating and highlighting documents in iCorsi.

Workshop Computer-based examinations

Objectives: To be able to create and correctly setup your own online exam on iCorsi3, through the "Quiz" or "Assignment" activities.
Contents: Managing quiz or assignment settings, creating quiz questions, setting up anti-plagiarism check for assignments, assigning notes for exams, using the Safe Exam Browser (SEB), other tools for online exams.

Workshop Interaction tools

Objectives: To be able to add elements of interaction in one's lessons using the tools available to USI lecturers.
Contents: Creation of short questionnaires or surveys for classroom interaction with students via Wooclap, creation of concept maps via Mindmeister, creation of interactive exercises via H5P.

Workshop ePortfolio

Objectives: To be able to properly integrate ePortfolio activities into your course using USI's Mahara platform.
Contents: Creating pages and collections in your own ePortfolio, sharing your own pages or collections with other users or groups, managing students and groups.