Welcome Tab Content

Welcome Tab Content If you are reading this page than you likely created the Welcome Tab Content file. Congrats! You can use this for anything you like. When starting a course we recommend using this space to introduce yourself, include contact information and provide an introduction to the course by […]

Syllabus Widget

Syllabus Widget The new Syllabus Widget provides an anchor location across courses that utilize the Alternative Course Homepage. The new Syllabus Widget connects users to the Overview Section within the Avenue to Learn course shell. You can populate the Overview Section to include all of the information in the Course Syllabus. […]

New Widgets

New Widgets In response to the Fall Experience Survey we are pleased to share three new widgets that have been designed to simplify and speed access to content/information, improve usability and reduce confusion. The three new widgets are available in the custom widgets section when adding widgets to your homepage. […]

Course Banner

Course Banner The new Avenue Homepage template includes a banner to quickly and visually identify the faculty and the course. By default, each faculty will have their own banner. The Banner title is populated automatically based on the course listing. If you wish, you can customize the course banner image. […]

Welcome Tab

Welcome Tab The Welcome Tab is a new addition that provides a dedicated space in the Communications Widget to share important information about the course. The Welcome Tab will automatically display a welcome message with the student name and the course title (E.g. Hi, First Name, Last Name. Welcome to […]

Assessments Widget

Assessments Widget The Assessments Widget was created to compile the key assessment types into one place that can easily be displayed and connect with the corresponding sections. The widget provides an at-a-glance view of Assignments, Quizzes and Grades. Students can quickly view and access this content by clicking on each […]

Content Navigator

Content Navigator The Content Navigator is a new widget that streamlines access to content items in the course homepage. This widget automatically displays all content created in the Content section of the course. Traverse course content quickly and efficiently Tracks and displays navigational history and context Allows one-click navigation to […]

Communications Widget

Communications Widget The Communication is a new widget that includes three tabs that provide a central location for all course communication. It is comprised of three tabs: Welcome, Announcements and Discussions. The Communications Widget can be added to any homepage and can be accessed in the Custom Widgets section when […]

Activate the Alternative Course Homepage

New Alternative Course Homepage   How to activate the new Alternative Course Homepage The new Alternative Course Homepage has been designed to improve the teaching and learning experience across courses and faculties and includes three new widgets. This template may not fit all types of courses. You may choose to […]