2008

Gold Award
NUS In-house National IQC Convention.
Remote Webcast Recording IQ Project won a Gold Award in recognition of their innovative efforts.

The Public Administration Medal (Bronze)
National Day Awards 2008
CIT Director Ravi CHANDRAN was conferred The Public Administration Medal (Bronze) for outstanding efficiency, competence and industry.

NUS Quality Service Award
NUS Quality Service Day 2007/08
Yasmin bte MUSTHAFA received the NUS Quality Service Award in recognition of her consistenly high level of customer service.

Merit Award
NUS Quality Service Day 2007/08
The Webcast IQ Team received a IQ Team Merit Award for their Remote Webcast Recording project.

Latest issue of IDEAS is online

The latest issue of IDEAS is available.

In this issue:

  • Discover how our video streaming services – NUS Galleria, NUScast and NUS YouTube – fulfil different needs.
  • Learn how to create audio discussion forums using Wimba Voice Board in IVLE Communities.
  • Find out how custom courseware and video – the Interactive Chemistry Laboratory Manual – is helping the conduct of Chemistry tutorials in NUS.
  • Immerse yourself in Mr David Phang’s virtual classroom in Second Life.
  • Revisit CIT’s Audio-Visual Roadshow.

December 2008

Spotlight

Guide to video streaming services in NUS
NUS Galleria? NUScast? NUS YouTube? All of them deal with streaming video, so why are there three different services? This guide features each service and highlights the most appropriate uses for each of them.
Continue reading

IVLE

Audio discussion forums with Wimba Voice Board
You can create threaded voice discussions in IVLE communities using Wimba Voice Board. Read this tutorial to find out how to do this.
Continue reading

E-Learning

Interactive Chemistry Laboratory Manual (ICLM)
Take a peek at how one academic tried to engage students while saving valuable laboratory time using courseware developed in conjunction with CIT.
Continue reading

Faculty Voice

Mr David Phang gets a (Second) Life
You have probably heard of Second Life, but how many educators have ventured into this brave new world? David Phang from the School of Computing certainly has as his students have selected tutorials in Second Life.
Continue reading

News

CIT Audio-Visual Awareness Roadshow
CIT conducted an Audio-Visual Awareness Roadshow on Tuesday, 14 October 2008. This roadshow, the first of its kind in NUS, was aimed at increasing the awareness of the use of audio-visual products and services in supporting teaching and learning.
Continue reading