D2L New Look (Daylight Experience) FAQ

When did the D2L change happen? Friday, May 4, 2018, 6:00pm Did we switch another learning environment? No.  D2L, also known as Brightspace and Desire2Learn, will continue to be used at the University of Calgary. D2L, Desire2Learn, Brightspace — which is it? You may have heard our learning environment referred to in a number of […]

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Intro to D2L

Below are a few things that you may find helpful at the beginning of the semester: Sign up for workshops available through the Taylor Institute of Teaching and Learning, Educational Development Unit Check out the D2L section on this website or refer to the Semester Start Toolkit provided by D2L Technical assistance is available from Information […]

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Institutionally supported and approved online learning technologies

If you would like to use an online learning technology that is not listed on this page, please contact your IT Partner to begin the process of review and evaluation for use within courses. In accordance with University of Calgary policies, including the University of Calgary’s Electronic Communications Policy, and in compliance with provincial regulations […]

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Adobe Connect Connection and Audio Troubleshooting Guide

UPDATE (September 11, 2017): If you are stuck on a blank screen or a page that says “Loading Adobe Connect”, please download the latest add-in/ meeting application from the Adobe Support site and reload the session. Please use the following two resources to help troubleshoot connection and audio issues you may be having before contacting […]

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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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