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Alternative Lifestyles
by Jamie Calford - Thursday, 20 November 2014, 10:06 AM

If I say the name Sophie Lancaster, does that mean anything to you? One eight stone girl who with your help can change a generation. Sophie lived a life with an alternative lifestyle, she dressed in gothic clothes and was often described as being a " Weirdo, Mosher or a freak". In 2007 whilst ...

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by Jamie Calford - Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 4:03 PM

Join our Movember  team:


Grow your own stache or simply show support and donate or sponsor the guys involved! :)

visit the following page to register and donate

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IT facilities Questionnaire
by Jamie Calford - Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 12:52 PM

Please Take 2 minutes of your time to fill out the following questionnaire regarding the college IT facilities

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Team East Durham Facebook page
by Shaun Nicholson - Monday, 6 October 2014, 12:44 PM

The Team East Durham Sports Facebook page is up and running. Here you will be able to read the latest news, match reports, results, league tables etc. Click on the link below and LIKE it today.


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Free Microsoft Office for your Laptop/PC/Phone/Tablet
by Admin User - Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 2:28 PM

Get a free copy of Microsoft Office for your Laptop/PC/Phone/Tablet for as long as you are a student at EDC

Students can now take advantage of all that Office 365 ProPlus has to offer:

You can install the following applications for PC

You can install the following applications for Mac

 Office for Mac

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Please complete the Ofsted 'Learner View' Survey
by Lee Kennedy - Friday, 19 September 2014, 9:49 AM


Ofsted have an online questionnaire, known as the Learner View, which allows learners to give their views about East Durham College. This questionnaire is open to learners of all ages and on all courses.

We would be grateful if you would fill in a Learner View to help us understand how ...

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Twitter at East Durham College
by Lee Kennedy - Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 10:47 AM




Keep up to date with events and news from the Student Union by following us on Twitter - @EastDurhamSU


You can also use the link below:



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The Benefits of Being a Student
by Lee Kennedy - Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 10:46 AM

Stuff for FR££ & Stuff for L£SS

Your student benefits - a brief guide to saving money including:

  • Free bus
  • Subsidised travel
  • Free meals
  • Subsidised kit
  • Free gym
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi

and loads more…

Please see the attached booklet for more details

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Features and Benefits
by Lee Kennedy - Thursday, 15 May 2014, 10:42 AM

While many of the old features you are used to in Moodle have not changed greatly in Moodle 2 there are some new features you may be interested in...

Some of the new features available in Moodle 2 include:

  • Selective release (release activities and resources by date or upon completing other ...
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Why Upgrade East Durham College Moodle to Version 2?
by Lee Kennedy - Tuesday, 13 May 2014, 2:48 PM

The video below states 10 reasons for upgrading to Moodle 2.


Moodle 2 contained a significant number of compelling new features. Moodle 2.1 also pushed the feature list to improve the platform. Between them Moodle 2 now has a large range of feature improvements over Moodle 1.9.

Some of the improvements are fundamental to how Moodle works, some are cool feature additions and some are massive leaps forward in usability and functionality.