Creating Chapters and Uploading Slides for a Kaltura Video

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Chapters are like bookmarks in the video and can be used to navigate through the video. You can use chapters to mark the beginning of a new topic, highlight important segments, or help navigate through the content of a long video. Slides are part of the video content, and viewers can view the slides in […]

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Creating a Meeting Room

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Select Meeting from the grey toolbar. Select New Meeting. Enter the Name of the meeting. Set the Start Time of the meeting. Select the Duration Time of the meeting. If necessary, select a Language for the meeting. NOTE: The default is English. Select the radio button next to Anyone who has the URL for the […]

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Creating Surveys

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NOTE: Surveys have a unique question type, Likert Scales, used to gauge attitudes and opinions on course activities and topics. From the Assessments menu, select Surveys. Select New Survey. Enter a Name for the survey. (OPTIONAL) Select the Checkbox for give instant feedback. NOTE: This will allow users to receive feedback immediately after answering a […]

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Creating Self Assessments

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From the Assessments menu, select Self Assessments. Select New Self Assessment . Enter a Name. From the Category menu, select a Category. NOTE: Create a new category by selecting the [add category]. (OPTIONAL) Select the Checkbox to allow hints. Select Save and Close. Was this Helpful ? yes   no

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Creating Rubrics

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From the Assessments drop-down menu on the Navigation Bar, select Rubrics. Select New Rubric. Enter a Rubric Name. Select the Rubric Status. NOTE: While Instructors can set the status of a rubric during creation, it is recommended that the status of a rubric be set to draft until it is ready for use. From the […]

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Randomizing Quiz Questions

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IMPORTANT NOTE: To randomize quiz questions, you must first create a random section(s). Questions are then added to the random section(s) to create question pools. Creating a Random Section From the Assessments menu, select Quizzes. Select the Title of the quiz. Select Add/Edit Questions. From the New menu, select Random Section. Enter the Section Name. […]

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Creating Quiz Questions

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From the Assessments menu, select Quizzes. Select the Title of the quiz. Under the Quiz Questions section, select Add/Edit Questions. From the New menu, select the Question Type. BEST PRACTICE: Using a variety of question types (such as matching, written response, and fill-in-the-blank) within a quiz allows users to display their knowledge of the content […]

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Creating Quizzes

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To learn more about Creating Quizzes in D2L, view the following instructional video: Creating Quizzes Instructional Video BEST PRACTICE: Instructors should review their quizzes each semester to ensure that the quizzes are aligned with the learning objectives and content covered during the semester. From the Assessments menu, select Quizzes. Select New Quiz. Enter the Name […]

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Creating Announcements

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From the Communication menu, select Announcements. Select New Announcement. Enter the Headline. Enter the Content. Using the calendar and time menus, select a Start Date and Time and/or End Date and Time. NOTE: Announcements can be scheduled to post at a future date/time. Select Publish. Was this Helpful ? yes   no

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Creating Custom Navbars

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NOTE: It is highly recommended to keep the default navigation bar layout to ensure consistency for students between courses throughout D2L. From the Manage Course menu, select Course Admin. Under the Site Setup section, select Navigation & Themes. Select the drop-down menu for the default navbar (Course Home- Default), then select Copy. Select the Title […]

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Creating Files and Folders

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Creating Folders From the Manage Course menu, select Manage Files. Navigate to the location where the new folder is to be added. From the Manage Files toolbar, select New Folder. Enter the Name of the new folder. Select Save. Creating Files From the Manage Course menu, select Manage Files. Navigate to the folder where the […]

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Creating Intelligent Agents

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From the Manage Course menu, select Course Admin. Under the Communication section, select Intelligent Agents. Select New. Enter the Agent Name. Select the Agent is Enabled Checkbox. NOTE: Agents must be enabled before they can be ran. Determine the Agent Criteria: Login Activity: select the checkbox if the agent should search for login activity, and […]

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Creating Custom Homepages

From the Manage Course menu, select Course Admin. Select Homepages. Select the drop-down menu for the current course default homepage, then select Copy. Select the Title of the copied homepage. Edit the Title of the homepage so it is distinctive. Select Change Layout to select a new layout. Select Update. Select Save and Close. From […]

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Creating Custom Widgets

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From the Manage Course menu, select Course Admin. Select Widgets. Select Create Widget. Enter a Title for the widget. Select the Content Tab. Enter the widget Content. NOTES: If content is being embedded, be sure to select the HTML Source Editor icon before pasting the HTML code. Widgets pulling content from unsecured sites (such as […]

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Creating Groups

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To learn more about creating groups in D2L, view the following instructional video: Groups Instructional Videos   From the Communication menu, select Groups. Select New Category. Enter the Category Information: Enter the Category Name. Select an Enrollment Type from the menu. Enter the Number of Groups or Users. Advanced Properties (Optional): Select the Auto-enroll new […]

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Groups

The Groups tool allows instructors to create group work areas for students. Instructors can create groups for projects and assignments, or create special work areas for students with different learning needs. Students can belong to multiple groups within the same course. For example, students can simultaneously belong to a group for class projects, a group […]

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Creating Grade Categories and Items

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To learn more about Creating Grade Categories and Items in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos To Create a New Grade Category From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Manage Grades. Select New, then select Category. Enter a Name for the category. Adjust the Grading and Display Options, as needed. Select Save […]

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Events With Restrictions

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Select Calendar on the Course Home page. Select Create Event. Set up the calendar event: Select Add Content to connect the calendar event to a date restriction on a Content item. NOTE:If you do not wish to set restrictions associated with the calendar event, skip this step. Enter a Title. Select the Group or Section […]

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