Learning Analytics Documentation

Data Explorer is part of the Jisc Learning Analytics Architecture.

It provides a data visualisation tools for users of the learning analytics service. Data explorer is intended as a tool for staff to view learning analytics data about students, modules and courses, and provides this tools:

  • ▪ Technical tools to view the data in the learning records warehouse
  • ▪ Overview tools to view visualisations of data across an institution
  • ▪ Tools for tutors


User Guides and Videos

Release Version 2.0 August 2018

A new release of Data Explorer is available to institutions who are implementing the Jisc service. This new version for August 2018 will include

  • ▪ New overall design and user interface
  • ▪ Faculty, department and course level views of overall indicators for students.
  • ▪ Ability to set the status of students, allowing tutors and those with cross-faculty roles to manageinterventions with students.
  • ▪ The ability to records Notes (previously referred to as ‘interventions’ against students.
  • ▪ Version 2.0 of Traffic Light Calculator, allowing finer control of calculations.

Version 2.0

  • ▪ Data Explorer Tutor Guide for Release v2.0 (available August 2018)

Release Version 1.0 August 2017

Version 1.0

Version 0.13

Technical Guides

Raising issue or feature requests

If you find an error or have a suggestion for the Data Explorer then email analytics support