Learning Innovation Unit, Dublin City University

Learning Innovation Unit

Learning Technology

The LIU promotes and supports innovative use of a range of learning technologies in support of teaching and learning including Moodle, DCU's Virtual Learning Environment, The Mahara e-portfolio system, Podcasting and Camtasia. Please contact learning.innovation@dcu.ie for further details on learning technologies at DCU. 

Training and support

Current offerings include:

Current and past learning technology projects

  • DCU participate in the National Digital Learning Repository (NDLR) project. This initiative aims to build a shared repository of electronic learning resources contributed by and available to all academic staff in the Irish Higher Education Sector. See http://ndlr.ie for further information..
  • The Teaching Undergraduate Programming Using Learning Objects (TUPULO) project examined the challenges faced by learners of software development at introductory level on a cross-institutional basis.