Poll Everywhere is the official audience response vendor for UTHSC. Poll Everywhere integrates with Microsoft PowerPoint and allows audiences and students to participate in presentations or lectures by submitting responses to interactive questions using their mobile devices. Student data can be imported from and exported to Blackboard.
Teaching & Learning Services
Instructional technologies, tools, and resources directly supporting teaching and learning both in the classroom and remotely.
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
BPS Team Mission To support the UTHSC Strategic Plan by providing the university with professional technology development opportunities and support in Lean 6 Sigma and business productivity tools, with the goal of investing in our people and creating a culture of continuous process improvement to strengthen the campus’s organizational effectiveness, adaptability and excellence. Maps to… 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
LinkedIn Learning is an online learning company that helps anyone learn software, design, and business skills to achieve professional and personal goals. Through LinkedIn Learning, you receive 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. LinkedIn Learning carefully… 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
QuestionPro is the UTHSC-supported survey tool. QuestionPro is a cloud-based survey service that allows the campus community to easily create surveys, collect and store data, and produce reports. The QuestionPro Features page describes all of the available features. Some of the capabilities include: Unlimited number of surveys and responses A wizard to help build surveys, requiring… 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