Dr Seow Teck Keong, Senior Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences, successfully conducted a ‘bring your own notebook’ online e-assessment for LSM1301 on 22 November 2013. 672 students took this e-assessment, which was held at University Town utilizing the University’s wifi infrastructure. All students were requested to bring their own notebooks (BYOD) for this e-assessment. CIT facilitated and supported the technical and IT infrastructure needed for the e-assessment.
Nik Azizi BIN MAT ZIN and LEOW Sin Lak did CIT proud by claiming the Gold Award of Excellence for their presentation about the Webcast@Work IQ project at the International Convention on QC Circles (ICQCC) 2013 in Taipei.
One of six teams from NUS, Nik and Sin Lak shared about how they reduced the time taken to process webcast requests.
Congratulations to Nik and Sin Lak!
CIT is project managing the launch of 11 MOOCs for NUS in January 2014. All 11 MOOCs will be hosted on Coursera with 3 MOOCs open globally and 8 only accessible to NUS students.
Read press release on 9th Sept 2013.
CIT has now launched a new Video Management System based on Kaltura. This service is partially cloud-based for website and encoding services but all videos will be hosted locally at NUS. The aim for this Video Management System is have a permanent multimedia repository similar to YouTube but catered to the needs of NUS in terms of accessibility and security.
NUS departments can now get more visibility for their events by being able to advertise their events on IVLE mobile (iOS and Android) through a launch of a app for both platforms on IVLE mobile