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  • New Webinbox in Ouriginal (previously known as Urkund)

    Published Mar 12, 2021

    The plagiarism review tool Ouriginal (previously known as Urkund) updates their Webinbox on Monday the 15/3. This will only affect those using Ouriginal outside of Canvas.

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  • Urkund changes name to Ouriginal

    Published Mar 08, 2021

    The tool for plagiarism review in Canvas changes names from Urkund to Ouriginal when the companies Urkund and PlagScan merge. How the tool is used does not change.

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  • Time to register - Doctoral Supervision LH207V autumn21

    Published Mar 08, 2021

    LH207V is a Research Supervision course especially tailored for supervisors at KTH.

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  • Time to register for - Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (LH231V), autumn 2021

    Published Mar 08, 2021

    The aim of the course is to give you the opportunity to develop your professional role as a teacher in higher education, which includes a scholarly and collegial approach to teaching and learning.

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  • Teaching and Learning UNITE - seminar series

    Published Feb 25, 2021

    “Teaching and Learning UNITE” will begin spring 2021 and continues in autumn 2021. All activities are in English. Some offers (courses) can be completed for credits.

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  • About exam period P3 and re-exams in April

    Published Feb 24, 2021

    The implementation of examinations in period P3 and re-examinations in April will occur per the First and Second Cycle Education Committee's action plan regarding spring 2021. Here you will find essen...

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  • Extra examinations to be offered due to COVID-19

    Published Feb 24, 2021

    Due to the corona pandemic, courses that have been granted campus examination must offer the students an extra examination opportunity to avoid the spread of COVID-19. Read below about what applies to...

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  • A few places left - Develop the Learning by Using Grading Criteria

    Published Feb 23, 2021

    LH216V - Develop the Learning by Using Grading Criteria - In English

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  • Useful functions in the latest Zoom update

    Published Feb 23, 2021

    The latest update of the Zoom software, to version 5.5.2, has some interesting features to anyone using Zoom and to teachers specifically. Read more about live video sharing in Zoom, a new virtual bac...

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  • The SoTL program is up

    Published Feb 19, 2021

    Sign up now - The first 100 registrations will receive a stylish SoTL water bottle, so hurry up!

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  • Teacher stories: "Online videos for education"

    Published Feb 12, 2021

    What is a good educational video and why should one continue to use online videos after we can safely return to an in-person meeting when the pandemic is over? In this webinar Joakim Jaldén share his ...

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  • New button in Canvas for embedding videos from KTH Play and for Media Gallery

    Published Feb 10, 2021

    Embedding video in Canvas works poorly for some browsers if the video comes from KTH Play. To solve the problem there will be two buttons for "Embed Kaltura Media" and Media Gallery during a transitio...

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  • Course room template in Canvas saves time and makes it easier for students

    Published Feb 03, 2021

    During Spring Semester 2022, a course room template will be implemented in all course rooms in Canvas. The purpose of the template is for the course rooms in Canvas to have a more uniform design. This...

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  • Call for papers - Understanding Digital Transformations

    Published Jan 28, 2021

    On 30-31.3.2021 (from 9.00-13.00 on each day), a group of Nordic researchers based at the Universities of Agder (Norway), Aarhus (Denmark) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden) will host the ...

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  • Registration is open for the virtual SoTL

    Published Jan 21, 2021

    KTH SoTL 2021 - Learning Spaces will take place as a virtual conference March 10, 2021

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  • Assoc.Prof. Engineering Education, higher education research & development

    Published Jan 21, 2021

    Engineering education with specialization in higher education research and development.

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  • Student stories: "To study in pandemic times" (SWE)

    Published Jan 21, 2021

    Students are not a homogeneous group and the experiences of studying at a distance during the pandemic are different. But the common denominator is that the distancing is stressful in different ways. ...

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  • Canvas updates 

    Collage with Canvas logo and KTH logo on wall
    Published Jan 18, 2021

    Try a new version of "Assignments", new placement of Student View button and a simpler content editor. Here are some news that are good for you as a teacher to know!

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  • Call for papers - Research on higher education

    Published Jan 11, 2021
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  • "Follow an online student" ITHU

    Published Dec 18, 2020

    A survey of students' experiences and needs in distance studies and ideas about the development from Claes Asker and Sandra Berginge, Rethink: Kau

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