eCourseware Faculty Support
Shorten Your Wait!
Faculty and students, your courses in eCourseware will no longer take 24-48 hours to be available! Yep, you read that right! You asked and we listened. You will have access to courses shortly after registration (or being assigned to a course) during the semester’s enrollment period.
What is Virtual Classroom? Virtual Classroom allows you to virtually collaborate in a user-friendly setting. Instructors can schedule a synchronous meeting with individual students or multiple students in your course.
This ePortfolio tool combines social sharing and experiential learning concepts. This allows learners to store, share, and reflect on achievements that have shaped their own personal journeys.
- D2L Guide: Brightspace ePortfolio
Use the Content tool to post and organize course content. The Content tool clearly displays information about course expectations, course syllabus, lecture notes, and important dates.
- D2L Guide: How to use the Content Tool
The Dropbox tool allows you to see users' submission times and download dropbox folders to your computer. You can also view submissions with the document viewer on the Evaluate Submission page and associate dropbox folders to rubrics. Finally, you can return submissions to students with grades and feedback.
The Discussions tool is a collaboration area to post, read and reply to threads on different topics. Instructors and students can share thoughts about course materials, ask questions, share files, or work on assignments and homework.
As an instructor or course designer, you can determine how to set up your grade book to best reflect your approach to evaluation, including the grading system and grade scheme that is most appropriate for your course.
- D2L Guide: How to use the Grades Tool
The Quizzes tool enables you to create and manage points-measured assessments. As part of your quantifiable assessment procedures, you can use quizzes to help evaluate users' learning progress and learning outcomes.
- D2L Guide: How to use the Quizzes Tool