Software Struggles

Before starting this Masters, I must admit to having been apprehensive about the second semester with its daunting array of programmes to get to grips with. We have outstanding assignments to complete in Flash (recently re-launched as Animate) Dreamweaver, Captivate and MadCap Flare-all industry standard software programmes. I have struggled with the assignments thus far-with…

Au revoir VA!

I was never so happy to submit an assignment as I was last week when our Virtual Team assignment was submitted. This has been a confusing endeavour from start to finish, and true to form, there was mass confusion on deadline day as students scrambled to ascertain where exactly on Sulis ┬áit should be submitted…

Virtual Waves

We are nearly at the end of our virtual team assignment with the deadline looming large on the horizon. Our French counterparts have been in touch with queries and feedback-although not very much it has to be said and at this stage, I don’t know if this is a good thing or a bad thing!…

The end is nigh

I can hardly believe this as the words fill the blank screen in front of me, but it’s true. We have a mere four weeks of lectures left on the M.A. in Technical Communication and E-Learning. I’ve loved working on this course. Yes it’s been intense (and it’s about to get a whole lot more…

The heat is on

We’re nearing the end of Week 7 in our final semester and I’m feeling the burn. The assignments are starting to fly in thick and fast and I’m struggling to keep up. I felt great when I submitted our first two big assignments of the year-the Proposal and Storyboard of our Digital Learning Resource and…