ICTO has organized the following trainings and meetings with staff and students from July to September 2020.

In response to the teaching and learning arrangements in the new semester, ICTO organized 12 briefing sessions for faculties, departments and Teaching Assistants (TA) in August and September 2020. The briefing sessions introduced how to use Zoom effectively in classroom and introduced some useful information about UMMoodle. Over 650 participants attended the sessions.

Briefing Contents:

  • Using Zoom in Classroom
    • Preparation before lecture
    • In-lecture
    • After lecture
  • Demonstration
  • Using UMMoodle

For details about the briefing sessions, please refer to the PowerPoint.

The Notebook Ownership Program 2020 is jointly organized by UMPA, UMSU and ICTO.

This year, Acer, Apple, DellHPLenovo and Microsoft offering 46 different models of notebook and tablet computers with price range start from MOP 4,844. All students and staff members are eligible to purchase from 31 August to 9 October 2020.

Due to the epidemic, this event will take place online and payment can be made at the store. Program details and discount information can be found at the following link:

ICTO holds Academic IT Support Advisory Group (AITSAG) meetings regularly to share the experience and knowledge between support staff from academic units and ICTO in an interactive way.

First meeting for Academic Year 2020/2021 was held on 20 August 2020.

In the meeting, ICTO’s representatives shared

  • Change of faculty’s homepage templates
  • Macau Cybersecurity Laws – System Inventory List and Severity Level

In addition, ICTO’s representatives responded to the enquiry from AITSAG members and introduced new members from faculties and institutes.

For details about the AITSAG, please refer to https://icto.um.edu.mo/about-icto/communication/it-committee/academic-it-support-advisory-group-aitsag/

In preparation for teaching students how to use e-portfolio in the new CPED1000 course, RC instructors attended the CPED1000 E-portfolio Workshop organized by ICTO on 27 July and 28 July 2020.

In the meeting, VRSAO and ICTO shared

  • User profile
  • Résumé
  • Create pages and collections
  • Create groups and add members
  • Mahara assignment in UMMoodle
  • E-portfolio and CPED1000