Moodle: How to add a profile picture and change the language

– October 13, 2017

English translation by Joni Liikala The following video (in finnish) by Markus Aalto from e-kampus, shows how to: Set your profile pic Change your password if you’re not from OUAS ( instructions for OUAS students here) Change the interface language (The picture in the video is used with permission.)

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Tuudo user guide

– October 2, 2017

English translation by Joni Liikala You can get the Tuudo application from Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store (Introduction to Tuudo). Table of contents: Sidebar Home screen Studies Schedule Map Restaurants Chat (= forums in Tuudo) Plaza (= a bulletin board in Tuudo) 1. Sidebar All the features of Tuudo are in the sidebar. […]

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IT support at Oamk – read this before you send a service request!

– September 15, 2017

ICT Services is responsible for IT support of Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oamk). IT support will help you with IT problems related to your studies. If you encounter a problem, e.g. you cannot reach a service, it could be because of scheduled maintenance work. (NB. The regular maintenance window is every Friday from 7 AM to […]

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Moodle Collaborate: testing your equipment before a session

– September 12, 2017

English translation by Joni Liikala This instruction is for those who use the microphone and screen sharing during Collaborate sessions. The quality of Collaborate recordings is dependent on the user’s audio settings and the presenter’s  network speed(screen sharing). You should visit these testing sites before every Collaborate session: https://www.websocket.org/echo.html – (for testing the chat) https://test.webrtc.org/ – (for […]

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Electronic services for Open University of Applied Sciences students

– September 1, 2017

As a student of the Open University of Applied Sciences at Oamk, you get to use the same IT services as any student at Oamk:  You get an Oamk student username for your account. The Oamk student account gives you access to electronic services for the whole period of your studies. Your username will be created automatically. The account is […]

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Peppi: Student’s desktop – quick guide

– August 21, 2017

All texts are written in collaboration with students Joona Keskitalo and Erika Loman. Screenshots by Joona Keskitalo, August 28th 2017   What you can do in Peppi? Enrol for the semester (Peppi menu; Studies; Presence enrollment) Make your personal study plan Enrol for courses See your grades Check your group ID Apply for accreditation of studies […]

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Mapping your network drive (for students)

– June 30, 2017

N.B.! While the network drives are still in use, the IT services recommend the cloud services.  The cloud services available to you are the Microsoft Office 365 cloud service  (incl. e. g.  e-mail and calendar, OneDrive and Sharepoint) and the Google suite for education (incl. e. g. Google Drive, Youtube). How to map a network drive in Windows Here […]

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Data Protection and Thesis

– June 18, 2017

Are you starting a thesis? Great job! Some theses carry out surveys, interviews or otherwise process people’s personal information. Before you start your thesis, it is a good idea to consider what this means for your thesis. When you take privacy into account, you demonstrate a professional approach and knowledge of privacy issues in your […]

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When you graduate, you can move your e-mails to another account (e.g. personal Outlook account)

– April 26, 2017

When you graduate (or otherwise stop studying at the OUAS), you can no longer use the services provided to the students of the OUAS. In case you wish to save your students.oamk.fi e-mails to another e-mail account, please do that well before you graduate, as you can’t reach your e-mail after your OUAS account has already expired. This […]

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How to change your preferred language to English in Moodle

– April 11, 2017

When you log into Moodle for the first time, you may have Finnish as the default language. You can change the language to English yourself but obviously it is a hard task if you don’t understand Finnish. With the help of these pictures, you will be able to change the language setting: First, log in […]

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