Discussion forums

The discussion board is a virtual conversation space where students and instructors collaborate using short question and answer style posts.  The discussion board can serve as a focal point for conversation in an online course. D2L discussion topic assessment tools simplify discussion participation grading. How to: Discussion Forum, Topic, and Thread Set-up Re-order Discussion Forums and Topics […]

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D2L Gradebook and Assessment

These guides (Video & PDF’s) will help you set up your gradebook. Printable PDF Guide: PDF Setting up Gradebook  How to: Gradebook Set-up Wizard: Recommended Settings Add Assessment Items to Gradebook Add Assessment Category to Gradebook How To Enter Grades Calculate and Release Final Grades How to View a Student’s Grade Display as Instructor Copy […]

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Add Documents, Files and Content to D2L

How do I add content and upload files to my course? The Content tool is used to upload and organize files that you share with students. Content is organized in modules (folders) and files. Before you start, think about how you want to organize your files. For example, do you want to structure the information […]

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How do I make my course visible to students?

Courses must be activated at the beginning of each semester to ensure that students are able to view content and access other course tools. If students report that they are unable to see your course, please verify that it has been made Active. How to activate course and ensure that it is visible to students […]

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D2L Classlist / Email

The Classlist / Email tool allows instructors to manage information about students and to communicate with them. Here you have the essential things you need to know about this tool: How do I print a list of my students? A group or section membership list and class enrolment list, can be printed using the Export to Excel […]

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Adding a TA or Instructor to my course

How to add a TA or Second Instructor to a Course?  This tutorial describes how to add a teaching assistant (TA) or a second instructor to your course. Please note that the TA or second instructor must be a current UofC staff/student with a valid UCID number. How to Add a TA or Second Instructor […]

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Release Final Grades: D2L and PeopleSoft

Release Final Grades in D2L (optional) Final grades are to be submitted to PeopleSoft and must be approved by the department before they are officially released to students. See details below. The gradebook in D2L is optional.  Should you decide to release their unofficial final grades in D2L, please see: How to Release Final Grades in […]

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D2L Instructor – Can you see your course?

If you are unable to see your course, please follow this tutorial  Can you see your course? Missing courses in D2L? Confirm that you are assigned as the Primary Instructor of Record or Coordinator of the course by checking the Faculty Centre within the myUofC Portal.  Contact your department’s program administrator/ timetabler if you need […]

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