Upcoming Event

Assessment Practices in Medicine: The Good, The Bad and The Very Bad

The Medical Education Innovation Network brings to you this half day seminar/workshop that will explore the evolution of assessment methods in undergraduate medical curricula. It will provide an overview of the principles of assessment practice within the BMBS curriculum at Southampton, including best practice for common assessment types.

More information coming soon!

Sway

Sway is a digital storytelling app that makes creating and sharing interactive presentations and stories quick and easy. Add your content, and Sway will do the rest. Tell your story with interactive content Bring your Sway to life with interactive multimedia content. It’s easy to add text and your images …

SoundCloud

SoundCloud is the world’s leading social sound platform where anyone can listen to or create sounds and share them everywhere. Be a creator. Easily record and upload sounds to SoundCloud and share them privately or publicly to Blackboard, blogs and all your social networks. Comprehensive stats make evaluating your performance …

Nearpod

Nearpod is an interactive presentation and assessment tool that can be used to amazing effect in the classroom. The app’s concept is simple. A teacher can create presentations that can contain Quiz’s, Polls, Videos, Images, Drawing-Boards, Web Content and so on. The children can access a teacher’s presentation through a …

Calendly

Calendly is an appointment setting app designed to allow others to automatically schedule time on your calendar. Calendly helps you schedule meetings with students without the back-and-forth emails. How it works Availability Let Calendly know your availability preferences and it’ll will only offer students suitable slots. It also works with …

Vyond

Vyond is a cloud-based, animated video creation platform. It is designed to allow business people with no background in animation to quickly and easily create animated videos. These videos can be created in multiple styles, including 2D animation, whiteboard animations (a.k.a. videoscribing or scribing) and video infographics. Vyond provides its users …

VideoScribe

VideoScribe is software for creating whiteboard animations automatically. It was launched in 2012 by UK company Sparkol. By April 2014 it had more than 250,000 users in 135 countries around the world. VideoScribe is developed in Adobe Flash and produces QuickTime movies, Flash videos and image sequences (JPEG or PNG). Some …

Prezi

Prezi is web-based presentation software. The platform is a visual storytelling software alternative to traditional slide-based presentation formats like PowerPoint. Prezi presentations feature a map-like, schematic overview that lets users pan among topics at will, zoom in on desired details, and pull back to reveal context. This freedom of movement enables …