An Introduction to the Communication Tools in Brightspace

Who should attend?

Academic staff and/or Support staff with a Learning Technology role.

Participants must have built their basic module content and be familiar with the basic functionality of Brightspace.

Booking Info:

Please let me know when dates are arranged

Attendee Details

*
*
*

What is the session about?

To familiarise participants with the methods of communication within Brightspace and the benefits it can afford staff and students. To supply learners with the hands-on skills needed to effectively use these tools.

This session will help participants to ...

Following the session, participants will be able to:

  • state the benefits of the effective use of Brightspace communication tools
  • use the Email, Instant Messaging, Announcements and Staff Information tools in Brightspace effectively
  • understand how the automation of emails may reduce administrative overhead and improve student engagement
  • discover the benefits of personalised communications.

Maps to RDF Planner:  Domain B: Personal Effectiveness (B3: Professional and Career Development) Domain D: Engagement, Influence and Impact (D2 Communication and Dissemination, D3 Engagement and Impact)