Staff Educational Technology Guidance

New guidance available

Our staff guidance has moved to our new EdtechGuides site. Please update your links and bookmarks to our new guidance sites

Business Continuity

Please see our Business Continuity page for up-to-date guidance on the existing facilities at City for supporting online teaching and assessment which could be used to ensure continuity of teaching in the short-term and a positive learning experience for our students.

Link to Educational Technology Business Continuity

Workshops, Drop-ins And Getting Started

Educational Technology Workshops

LEaD run workshops throughout the year on our core educational technologies, including session on Moodle, setting up Zoom meetings, creating and editing video resources and working with H5P.  Please see our events calendar for details and to register. The calendar will be updated with new workshops regularly.

Online drop-ins

The Digital Education team offer weekly online drop-ins over Thursday afternoon between 14:00 and 15:00. The drop-ins will be held via Zoom and will only be available to staff using their City Zoom accounts. Full details of dates, times and how to join are on our Educational Technology Workshop page.

A guide to getting started

Our quick guide to getting started with our most popular education technologies - what they are, how to get an account and how to log in.  Getting started with Education Technology - a quick guide

Click on Tools and select Export to PDF to print pages.
Further Support and Guidance

Contact the IT Self Service Portal for all support and guidance including:

  • How-To Queries
  • Reporting problems
  • Technical & Pedagogical Guidance
  • Training Requests
  • Meetings with an Educational Technologist

IT Self Service Portal

 Training and Staff Development

Training & staff development activities are offered by the university's educational technology staff.

We run a range of workshops on core educational technologies every term. Click on this link to see more details and to book.

For any other general training enquiries and specific requests, please contact us through the Service Desk


For emergency problems including issues with high stakes assessment, please phone the IT Service Desk on 020 7040 8181 or x8181. 

 Educational Technology Equipment Loans

For advice on the ranged of equipment we have on offer and how to book it, please follow this link.

Active and Collaborative Learning
Suggestions and tips on large and small group teaching and individual activities that encourage active learning.

This site is produced by the Digital Education Team. If you have any related suggestions or queries please contact us via IT Self Service Portal