Introduction to the ePortfolio system Mahara (Wellington)

Tuesday, 13th Nov 2018
10am start - 2 hours
$0.00 per person (excl. GST)
Wellington

About the session

Mahara is a fully-featured online platform to create learning portfolios. It can be used to track work over time, showcase achievements, and facilitate the assessment of skills and competencies.

In this session, participants will learn about exciting new features in Mahara 18.10 that support the creation of portfolios as well as their assessment. The demonstrated features include assessment work flow improvements, the possibility to assess portfolios via LTI through a learning management system, and a quick way of preparing portfolios for curating learning evidence.

Session outline
  • Brief introduction to Mahara and Catalyst
  • Showcase of new features
  • Time for questions
Target audience

People who are looking into setting up portfolios at their institutions, e.g. schools, tertiaries, DHBs, or are already using Mahara.

Prerequisites

None, but please register to help with logistics.

Notes
Start time and cost

10:00 a.m.; free, but registration is required