E-Learning service

Welcome to the E-Learning service

The E-Learning service informs and supports lecturers in implementing electronic media in education and gives guidance of the different offers for students.


The following services are offered:

  • Consulting, planning, implementation and coordination of E-Learning projects. (Assistance in choosing the most appropriate tools)
  • Support of ongoing projects. (First level support for OLAT, updating data)
  • Communication: information about new and ongoing developments.
  • Analysis of new tools and applications.

List of E-Learning tools:

  • OLAT: Online Learning And Training, the open-source Learning Management System developed at the University of Zurich.
  • EPIS - Elektronische Prüfungsunterstützung: Help with the planning and implementation of electronic-supported exams
  • Recordings of lectures: In cooperation with SWITCH the lectures,  series of events or a single event can be recorded, published in different formats and linked to a web page. For further questions please contact Kerstin Möhle
  • Toolfinder: An overview of the various  tools and techniques that are used at the university in research and education
  • Supporting massive open online course (MOOC) with corresponding technologies. More information

OLAT 11.4 - Instructions for Course Authors and Students

Comprehensive manual and tutorials for instructors and students

English:  Manual OLAT

German: Manual OLAT


Dr. Kerstin Möhle
Webmaster / E-Learning Coordination
Room: Y32 G 06
Winterthurerstrasse 190
CH-8057 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 63 56117
Email: kerstin.moehle@chem.uzh.ch