Name: Mahara ePortfolio
What it is: Mahara ePortfolio allows the creation of digital pages and collections containing multi-media content including text, images, PDF documents, other files and embedded videos. Mahara works along side Moodle to allow for submission of assessments.
What it is used for: Mahara ePortfolio is used for some modules as a way of gathering a range of content for submission for assessment. Individuals can also use it to make portfolios of evidence and reflections.
Type: Website https://eportfolio.yorksj.ac.uk/
Notes: We recommend use of Google Chrome to access Mahara.
Access: All users at York St John automatically have an account on Mahara ePortfolio. To login, use your standard YSJ credentials.
Current Version: 16.10
Issues: Report issues with Mahara to IT Helpdesk firstname.lastname@example.org
Training for students: is available from ILE Digital Training email@example.com
Training for academic staff: is available from the TEL team firstname.lastname@example.org
Training for other staff: is available from ILE Digital Training
Group training as part of a Module: can be arranged by contacting ILE Digital Training
Alternatives available at YSJ: WordPress can be used to make simple websites
Other alternatives: PebblePad is used by some other institutions