This section provides information and advice about the systems relevant to students in use at ANU.

Adobe Connect

Adobe Connect is a real-time web conferencing tool and an online collaborative space which enables you to present, explain, chat, demonstrate and engage with students online.

Echo360 Active Learning Platform (ALP)

Echo360 is a university-wide system designed to capture and record lectures and upload lecturer-created videos for access through Moodle (Wattle).


An electronic portfolio or ePortfolio is similar in concept to the paper-based portfolio. Its benefit is that in electronic format your portfolio is portable anywhere that you have Internet access.


Turnitin is a text-matching service that is designed to educate students regarding appropriate citation and referencing techniques. Turnitin is also used to assess assignment submissions as a component of the University's approach to managing Academic Integrity.


Wattle is an online environment that facilitates learning, communication and collaboration that can be used to make lecture notes, readings, digital lecture recordings and other learning resources available to your students online.