Tools

eLab provides teachers of USI and SUPSI with a number of tools to support their didactical activities.

iCorsi3 Platform

iCorsi3 (www.icorsi.ch) is the eLearning platform of USI and SUPSI. iCorsi3 is managed by eLab and realized with the open source application Moodle (v. 3.0).

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USI app

The USI app provides access to services and information about the university campus of Lugano and is available in English and Italian. Through the app you can check the length...

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Safe Exam Browser (SEB)

Safe Exam Browser (SEB) is a software that allows to safely run online exams on the iCorsi2 platform using the Quiz activity.

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Turnitin

Turnitin is an anti-plagiarism software that allows to check if a text (or part of it) has been copied from the internet or from another text available in the net....

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iTunes Podcast

With the start of the academic year 2013-2014, USI had opened and launched its official iTunes U channel. iTunes U is a huge catalog of free educational content. From September 2017,...

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MindMeister

Mindmeister is a tool that allows to create collaboratively and to share conceptual maps on the web. With real-time collaboration it is possible to organize brainstorming sessions and to create,...

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Prezi

Prezi is a nice alternative to PowerPoint to make presentations. It basically employs a big canvas where it is possible to zoom in and out on the different elements of...

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SWITCHinteract

SWITCHinteract is a service offered by SWITCH, realized through the application Adobe Connect, which allows teachers of all Higher Education Institutions in Switzerland to create and manage conferences on the...

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URL: User Requirements with Lego

URL (User Requirements with Lego) is a methodology developed by webatelier.net and NewMinE Lab which helps to helicit user requirements for online communication applications. URL is an application of Lego...

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Moodle Plugins

Over the years, eLab has developed some plugins for Moodle, in order to increase the effectiveness of the platform through the addition of some useful features: CustHome CustHome is a...

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