Blackboard is a virtual learning environment and course management system. It is Web-based server software which features course management, customizable open architecture, and scalable design that allows integration with student information systems and authentication protocols. Its main purposes are to add online elements to courses traditionally delivered face-to-face and to develop completely online courses with… Read More
Teaching & Learning Services
Instructional technologies, tools, and resources directly supporting teaching and learning both in the classroom and remotely.
Camtasia Relay is a screen recording application that makes it easy to capture audio, on-screen activity, and keyboard/mouse input. Camtasia Relay is a valuable educational tool and can be used for a number of purposes including: Flipping the classroom by pre-recording information students can review before class leaving more time for in-depth, engaged discussion. Recording… Read More
Turning Technologies is the official audience response vendor for UTHSC. TurningPoint audience response system by Turning Technologies integrates 100% into Microsoft PowerPoint and allows audiences and students to participate in presentations or lectures by submitting responses to interactive questions using ResponseCard keypads, also known as Clickers.
CORE is the curriculum mapping tool currently used by the UTHSC College of Medicine. CORE is commercially known as LCMS+, a curriculum management system for healthcare education. It is the product of a highly sophisticated team of educators, clinicians, deans and technologists working together to create a solution that fits new models of competency-based education… Read More
The ExamSoft suite of software and services supports the entire testing process including exam design, administration, delivery and analysis. It delivers truly flexible, secure, end-to-end testing solutions. It has the ability to deliver exams in a classroom, lecture hall or lab. The ExamSoft Suite consists of software applications: Exam Creation, Scoring, and Analysis: ExamSoft’s Web… Read More
Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning, an online learning company that helps anyone learn software, design, and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through LinkedIn Learning, you receive free, unlimited access to a vast library of high quality, current, and engaging video tutorials. New courses and topics are added every week at no extra cost.… Read More
Mediasite is a presentation tool that allows instructors to make live digital recordings of lectures or presentations. Students can view the presentation over the internet in real-time and/or can access the presentation for viewing at a later date. Various media inputs, including video, audio and lecture slides, can be incorporated into one file that can… Read More
one45 is a web-based health sciences curriculum information management system used to manage electronic portfolios, curriculum mapping and objectives, manage and search curriculum database and more. It is a single-source of information and central oversight required to meet accreditation requirements.
ParScore is an electronic ScanTron scoring application that allows instructors to grade and record students’ paper-based exam results. This system takes the manual work out of scoring tests, transfers scores to an online grade book, and prepares reports.
Qualtrics is a web-based survey service that allows the campus community to easily create surveys, collect and store data, and produce reports. Some of the capabilities include: A wizard to help build surveys, requiring no prior training Dozens of sample surveys on various topics to customize for your own use Integrated sending and tracking of… Read More
Respondus Campus-Wide is a tool that can be used to create and manage exams that can be delivered on paper or published directly to Blackboard Learn. Quizzes and exams created in Respondus for Blackboard Learn can be published to a single course, or batch published to multiple sections in a single step.
Respondus LockDown Browser is a secure browser for taking tests in Blackboard. It allows students to take tests in Blackboard, in a controlled environment. When students use LockDown Browser, they are unable to print, copy, go to another website/URL, or access other software programs.
UTHSC is equipped with a number of video conferencing technologies which allow users from different locations to transmit live video, content and audio to each other simultaneously. We over 50 videoconferencing rooms available. These rooms encompass small and medium sized venues, but also include our multi-camera classrooms and auditoriums. With the installed videoconferencing technologies we are… Read More
Zoom, a cloud-based technology, allows faculty, staff and students to have high-quality interaction in real time from their computers and mobile devices. Zoom’s web-based conferencing uses high-quality video and audio and is accessible on MacOS, Windows, iOS and Android mobile devices. Zoom also includes free telephone bridging, so you can bring in participants via telephone… Read More