Faculty Video Index Page

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Getting Started

PolyLearn Orientation (opens in new window) [NEW]


Drag & Drop Content into Your Course (opens in new window) [NEW]
Organizing your PolyLearn Course - part I (opens in new window)
Organizing your PolyLearn Course - part II (opens in new window)
Organizing your PolyLearn Course - part III (opens in new window)
Embeding YouTube into Your Course (opens in new window) [NEW]

Course Tasks

Add a Syllabus (opens in new window) [NEW]
Add Assignment (opens in new window) [NEW]

Grading & Assessment

Using the Gradebook (opens in new window) [NEW]
Gradebook: Manual Grading (opens in new window)
Gradebook: Simple Weight vs Weighted Mean (opens in new window)
Gradebook : Weighting Grades
(opens in new window)
Creating a Quiz (opens in new window) [NEW]

Creating a Questionnaire (Survey) (opens in new window) [NEW]
Comparing the Rubric and Marking Guide Tools (Part I) (opens in new window)
How To Create a Rubric or Marking Guide (Part II) (opens in new window)

Administrative Tasks

Course Backup and Restore (opens in new window) [NEW]
Course Backup (opens in new window) [NEW]
Course Import (opens in new window) [NEW]
User Management (opens in new window) [NEW]