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QUICKSTART QUERCUS (WEBINAR)

November 21, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

Details

Date:
November 21, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Description

PREREQUISITE: Confident use of Internet browsers.

This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. This session will provide faculty, staff and TAs with essential information to get started with building their Quercus course. Participants are provided with an overview of the layout and features included in a Quercus course, customizing course settings, communicating with students, uploading course files and adding assignments. The following strategies and best practices will be discussed:

  • designing Home Pages that are engaging for students
  • using Quercus Modules to chunk content into manageable segments or learning units
  • structuring content that flows in a logical progression

ACCESS TO WEBINAR:

Login steps and session link will be emailed to participants a few days before the webinar.

NOTE: Registrations forms that are submitted the day before or the day of the webinar may not receive a notification with the session link to participate.

WEBINAR REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements necessary to participate in webinar training sessions include:

  • Laptop/desktop with updated internet browser (Chrome or Firefox preferably).
  • Speakers/headset/phone for connecting audio.
  • Access to a course or Sandbox in Quercus.

*We encourage you to log in 10 minutes before the session begins to ensure all necessary downloads / updates for Blackboard Collaborate Ultra are made available on your computer and that your microphone and volume setting preferences are enabled.

  • November 21, 2018, 1pm - 3pm (WEBINAR)

Venue

*ONLINE*
Ontario Canada
Website:
http://www.teaching.utoronto.ca