ePortfolio

ePortfolio

Introduction

The ePortfolio UniSA makes available is Mahara. It provides the opportunity to store, organise, create and display resources you create for course assignments to a range of audiences such as instructors, potential employers and colleagues. All students are automatically given their own ePortfolio and you can find yours at http://ep.unisa.edu.au/

  • You can logon using your normal UniSA username and password.
  • Student storage limit is 1GB.
  • Students that have graduated retain access indefinitely.

For Mahara ePortfolio help you can see the full online guide here:

Mahara User Manual

Overview video

This 26 minute overview video gives an indepth introduction to ePortfolios and to how to use Mahara. It was adapted from a 45 minute workshop.

The topics covered are:

  • Introduction to ePortfolios
  • How to get to your Mahara ePortfolio
  • How to set up Folders and Upload Files
  •  How to set up and create a Journal
  • Portfolio pages with text and images
  •  Create a collection
  • Adding documents to a page by embedding or linking
  • Changing the look of pages by adding a "skin"
  •  Where to find additional tutorials on Mahara

It is chaptered - so if you click this link, you can go to a page with shortcuts to the specific topics, rather than watching the entire video.

Mahara - introduction and basics from EASS Media on Vimeo.