Posts Categorized: D2L

Platform Updates to TCU Online from Q2 (April – June 2018) + July

Assignments Submitting a Text-only Assignment to an Assignment Submission folder When instructors create a new assignment submission folder, they can opt to make this a text-only submission folder by selecting Text Submission under Submission Options. Learn more: Create Assignment Submission Folders Improvements to TurnItIn Integration Dates – Date management is automated so Start and End… Read more »

Platform Updates to TCU Online in 2017

Accessibility Accessibility Checker – An accessibility checker is available within Content, Widgets, Quizzes, Assignments, Calendar, and any other tools where an instructor or student can access the HTML Editor. After adding content to the HTML Editor, click the checker to ensure that your work conforms to accessibility standards. Learn more: Using the accessibility checker Creating… Read more »

Grades Setup Recommendations and Tips

Check Your Settings Review the Recommended Grades Tool Settings page. Release Grades By default, final calculated or adjusted grades are not automatically released to students. This means that students will not automatically see their cumulative grade to date. Review the Release Final Adjusted/Calculated Grades steps to share these grades with your students. Associate an Activity (Assignments, Quizzes, Discussions) with… Read more »

Update to TCU Online: Discussions for Groups or Sections

You can create a group or section discussion topic that will allow each group or section to have their own discussion area. With this update, you can also associate the topic with a single grade item for optimal gradebook display. We have created a Discussions for Groups or Sections page that reviews the options available and shows… Read more »

Students: Get more out of TCU Online!

Setup notifications to get the latest updates​ about course content, announcements, due dates and grades by text (SMS) or email for TCU Online courses. Setup your profile with a photo, add links to social media accounts, and add your contact information. Utilize the Pulse and Binder apps for time management tools; easy access to the… Read more »

Students: How to Access Courses in TCU Online

Welcome to TCU Online This spring, your face-to-face courses may have an online component in TCU’s new Learning Management System (TCU Online). TCU Online is replacing Pearson LearningStudio (eCollege). The information below explains how you to access TCU Online and how to get help. Access your courses Student access to courses begins at 12:01 AM… Read more »

Faculty: Did you activate your courses for Spring?

Faculty: If you plan to use TCU Online for Spring, you MUST set your courses as active. Setting a course as active will allow students to gain access to the course on the course start date. The default access date/time is the 12:01 AM on the first day of the semester. Follow the steps below to set your course… Read more »

TCU Online Power Half-Hour Workshop Recordings

Did you miss the TCU Online Power Half-Hour webinars during Fall 2016? Review the recorded webinars. Additional training materials are available, as well as workshops on the events page.

Opportunities to Learn TCU Online

The Koehler Center is offering many opportunities to Learn TCU Online in 2016-2017. Select the image below to view the document as a PDF. All events, dates, and times can be found on our Workshops and Events page.

Getting Ready for TCU Online Spring 2017

  This page has moved. Please go to the link below for an updated list of steps:  http://tcuonline.tcu.edu/semester-launch/