e-Learning support

UC's e-Learning Support team (ELS) supports academic staff and students in the use of learning technologies to positively impact the quality of learning and teaching at the University of Canterbury.

We support student engagement and success by enabling:

  • Anytime, anywhere access to learning materials
  • Collaboration and communication
  • Formative and summative assessment
  • Self-directed learning

We can support you by providing expert online course design advice, technical and administrative support and assistance with the creation of online content.

Visit the e-Learning @ UC blog to see how technologies are used for teaching and learning across the university.

Learning technologies available at UC include:

  • LEARN learning management system
  • Course Recordings through Echo360
  • Personal Capture video creation
  • ePortfolios through Mahara
  • Web Conferencing with Adobe Connect Pro & Zoom
  • TurnItIn plagiarism checking service
  • Audience response systems

Nick Ford

Poutoko Ako Tāhiko
Electronic Learning Support Team Leader
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93140

Pinelopi Zaka

Kaitohutohu Ako Urutau
Flexible Learning Advisor – College of Education, Health and Human Development
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93192

Richard Davies

Kaitohutohu Ako Urutau
Flexible Learning Advisor – College of Arts
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93259

Mushtak Dawood

Kaitohutohu Ako Urutau
Flexible Learning Advisor – College of Engineering, College of Science
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93105

Donna Thompson

Mātanga Hangarau Ako
Educational Technology Consultant
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93072

Brian Hainsworth

Mātanga Hangarau Ako
Educational Technology Consultant
Puaka - James Hight Rm 522
Internal Phone: 93472

Rob Stowell

Online Production Video Co-ordinator
Otakaro 141
Internal Phone: 94044

Alan Larsen

Online Production Audio Technician
Internal Phone: 94047

Andrew Fletcher

Online Production Video Technician
114 Ilam Rd Rm 102
Internal Phone: 94043