LMS Update


Preparing for the Purging of Courses in D2L (April 21, 2014)

Preparing for the D2L Upgrade (May 10, 2014)

What's New in D2L 10.3

Online Rooms (Blackboard Collaborate)

D2L Quickstart (PDF)


D2L Goes Mobile

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Instructional Design & Web Technologies Workshop Schedule

Instructional Design & Web Technologies department offers a wide variety of workshops. Please  let us know if you have a specific topic you would like covered!

Register via email at idwt@ship.edu. Please include the name and date of the workshop in your email.

We're available for individual consultations!

Need help? Please call and we will schedule a session with you.

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Instructional Design & Web Technologies Computer Lab

What is the Instructional Design & Web Technologies  Lab?

The Lab in Grove Room 104 provides faculty with facilities for multimedia production, image and slide scanning, CD-ROM copying, course Web site development, interactive tutorial development and test authoring for our campus learning system, Desire2Learn, and presentation development.

Who can use the Instructional Design & Web Technologies  lab?

The lab is open to faculty for the development of multimedia educational materials in support of faculty projects, grants, or curriculum development. We strongly recommend that you make an appointment to reserve a machine and/or to schedule time with a consultant by emailing us at idwt@ship.edu in advance of your visit. Walk-in service is provided depending on consultant and machine availability.

What does Instructional Design & Web Technologies  have to offer?

Faculty Can...

  • Obtain assistance in using the scanner and other equipment in the CIT.
  • Scan documents using OCR technology.
  • Develop presentations for the Sympodium using Smart Notebook software.
  • Record narration or a screen cast using PowerPoint (narration only), Camtasia or Captivate.
  • Borrow and use equipment to create Podcasts.

What equipment is available in the Lab?

Currently, we have 6 PC computers and 1 MAC computer. If you need to scan documents we have 1 Epson (PC/MAC) scanner. We also have digital cameras available for your use. Along with our digital camera and scanning capabilities we also have a SMART Board and a Sympodium monitor.

We support the following software packages:

Other TechSmith

Photoshop Elements


Second Life