4/8/2020 0 Comments
GMIT Teaching and Learning Office, Dr Carina Ginty shares six steps to success and some practical advice for GMIT students learning online during COVID-19. A useful guide to share with students. A PDF copy for download is also available here or copy the weblink directly into a module page on the VLE.
Steps to success and some practical advice for GMIT students learning online during COVID-19STEP 1
Do you have the technology to engage with online learning and assessment?
USEFUL LINKSQuick guide on Moodle at GMIT is available by clicking on this link.
An online suite of Microsoft 365 courses is available at this link.
Build your digital skills with the All Aboard Stations and gain a digital badge – click here!
Check out Student Netiquette Tips
Manage your time well and stay healthy!
USEFUL LINKSA free online course covering study techniques and skills for learning online is available at this link.
Check out the GMIT Academic Success online course covering time management and study skills at this link.
GMIT Healthy Campus here. Healthy eating and exercise tips from GMIT’s Dr Lisa Ryan and Ed Daly is available by clicking on this link.
Access the library online here.
Communicating with your lecturers and classmates
USEFUL LINKSInformation literacy skills with GMIT Library is available by clicking on this link.
To visit the GMIT Academic Writing Centre Support click here.
To visit the GMIT Maths Support Centre click here.
Be social from a distance!
USEFUL LINKSTop picks of social networks for students check out this link.
Online engagement and participation
USEFUL LINKSUseful tips for effective engagement with online discussion forums, check out this link.
Share your experiences on Twitter! Why not share tips with one another, and tag @TheUSI and @GMITOfficial using the hashtag #KeepLearning
Access GMIT Student ServicesYou can access all the GMIT Student Services virtually. We are all here to help you! You can reach us by clicking here.
Download the PDF Guide now.
I live in Galway by the sea. A mum of two great boys. Working in GMIT as the Teaching and Learning Officer and a Lecturer in Teaching and Learning Development. To relax, I write about Captain Cillian, an Irish seafaring explorer!