UAL Digital Tools

The UAL Centre for Learning and Teaching in Art and Design (CLTAD) provides a range of digital tools and training opportunities:


Process Arts showing and documenting practice


‘Workflow’ ePortfolio platform

MyBlog teaching and learning blogs at UAL

Online Assessment Tool (OAT)

  • Online Assessment Tool Introduction on UAL website:
  • OAT Setup Request form – to enable your Blackboard course(s) to use the Online Assessment Tool (OAT) –
  • ‘OAT Help’ area (‘organisation’) in Blackboard – ‘ATH001 – Assessment Tool Help’ – log into Blackboard and then click – – use ‘oaty’ as the password if prompted for it (when accessing the organisation for the first time).
  • OAT short ‘how to’ videos – – particularly useful for those with ‘Superuser’ access to the Online Assessment Tool (OAT).



UAL’s virtual learning environment (VLE) map



eLearning support

Training in the use of UAL eLearning tools

Short film describing some of CLTAD’s eServices

Life after Blackboard website documenting UAL’s gradual move from Blackboard to Moodle

How to create a blog on myblogs.arts guide

UAL ALT-C conference presentation 2012    slideshow

Video presentation of UAL digital tools and services  4 minute video

Academic Practice Provision


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