Learning Management Overview


Service provides a set of tools used to supplement teaching of a course or provide a single online-course experience.

Capabilities, Benefits and Key Features

  • Teaching
  • Provide Learning Experience
  • Provide lessons and electronic content for a course
  • Document management for assignments and course materials
  • Quizzes and Exams
  • Communication and collaboration tools such as announcements, blogs, and wikis
  • Electronic gradebook
  • Extend course beyond the physical classroom -- allowing access anytime, anywhere
  • Enable access to the instructor and peers
  • Provide analytical data about student academic experience and progress
  • Submit mid-term and final grades to the gradebook of record
  • Maintain course roster automatically
  • Turnitin Originality Checking:
    • Allows instructors to compare student papers against a database to reduce plagiarism.
    • The Turnitin Originality Checking allows instructors to compare student papers against a database composed of millions of articles, books, Internet sites and previously submitted student papers. This application provides instructors with additional tools to help students revise their papers, cite source material properly, evaluate their work, and reduce plagiarism.

Who may use it?

  • All students, faculty, staff, and some University guests

Updated: 5/21/15