Overview

Description

Lynda.com provides a comprehensive library of online video courses covering a range of digital, creative and business skills topics. A campus-wide licence has been procured for use by all staff, students and visitors

Objectives

To support ISG and the wider University strategic plans by transforming the way we offer digital skills training, increasing our capacity for digital skills development and enabling us to meet our aspirations. It will make a key contribution to Digital Transformation, the Learning, Teaching & Student Experience programme and the Service Excellence Programme. It will also help to develop a digital culture within the University and support staff and students to improve their digital skills for work, study and life

Dependencies and Constraints

Integration with single sign-on.

The ability to export data back from Lynda.com that supports extensive BI reporting on area's such as:

  • User type (staff/student/visitor)
  • College / Division
  • School / Planning Unit
  • Programme of study

Visitor access

Integration with LEARN

Integration with Moodle

Access via MyEd

Legislative Impact

Authorisation Access to Data - Business sign up

EQiA - being drafted

Information will be held on the Lynda.com servers, outside the University, and will be used for the purposes of creating user accounts in Lynda.

The information sent to Lynda is encrypted (sent via https).

UoE has no legal association should users decide to link their Lynda.com account with their LinkedIn account