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CONTENTS: * 1 Introduction * 2 General ExamLock Information * 3 Download links * 4 Installation instructions for MacOS * 5 Validating A Device   ExamLock is a University of Alberta application that instructors may use to promote academic int...
Discussion forums on eClass can be used for course announcements or to facilitate discussion amongst students and/or instructors. This article describes how students and instructors can post in a forum has been added to a course (details about which can b...
Article Last Updated June 2022 This article outlines a number of helpful features that are available to assist and guide students when doing quizzes in eClass. PLEASE NOTE: If you are *CURRENTLY WRITING A QUIZ* and are experiencing a problem, follow t...
Article Last Updated April 2022 This article is for students who encounter issues when attempting to validate their device or laptop for ExamLock exams [http://support.eclass.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/376/10/taking-quizzes-using-e...
Article Last Updated July 2021 An eClass sandbox course is useful for any instructor or staff member who wants to explore the system, try out various activities, or do some practice course construction. NOTE: You can only have one sandbox per account. ...
CONTENTS: * 1 Introduction * 2 Streaming services * 3 Upload videos as files * 4 Advanced file settings * 5 Subtitles and captions This article explains how to upload a video from your computer into an editable content area on eClass. If you ...
Article Last Updated March 2022 As a part of efforts to improve the site performance of eClass during exams, areas in the site that contribute high load on the service will be blocked during the official final exam period. One area that will affect st...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article will explain how to add simple web links into any editable content area where the HTML editor is available. For instructors the main places would be: the content section headers of their course home page, as c...
Article Last Updated June 2021 ExamLock is a University of Alberta application that instructors may use to promote academic integrity during eClass exams. The tool is available in IST managed computer labs but may also be used by students on their own la...
Article Last Updated July 2022 As a student, you may need to work together with other students in a group. One way is through a group sign-up block. CONTENTS: * 1 Edit group (Similar to 'Join a group' or 'Join existing group') * 2 Create/Edit a ...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Students who are required to sign in to any 3rd party services using their Anonymous ID can now find that information in their eClass profile: * Click on YOUR NAME in the top-right corner of your page. From the drop-dow...
Article Last Updated January 2022 UPDATE: DUE TO THE ONGOING PERFORMANCE ISSUES CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION [HTTPS://SUPPORT.ECLASS.UALBERTA.CA/INDEX.PHP?/NEWS/NEWSITEM/VIEW/241/UPDATE-ON-ECLASS-OUTAGES---JANUARY-3RD-2022], THE ECLASS MOBILE APP HAS B...
Article Last Updated June 2021 You can add images into any editable content area on eClass. If you are a STUDENT, you would normally be doing this in a discussion forum, an online assignment submission (not an assignment requiring a file upload), or a c...
Article Last Updated January 2022 UPDATE: DUE TO THE ONGOING PERFORMANCE ISSUES CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION [HTTPS://SUPPORT.ECLASS.UALBERTA.CA/INDEX.PHP?/NEWS/NEWSITEM/VIEW/241/UPDATE-ON-ECLASS-OUTAGES---JANUARY-3RD-2022], THE ECLASS MOBILE APP HAS B...
Article Last Updated June 2022 eClass is organized into courses. These are most commonly linked to Bear Tracks credit sections but can include sandbox courses, resource courses, and non-credit courses. Once you log in, you will be brought to your eClass...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article will explain how to print pages on eClass. This functionality is governed by print-style component of the eClass theme but is actively completed by the web browser so there may be slight differences in the mec...
Article Last Updated June 2022 This article will provide an overview and explanation of the icons found on eClass that would normally be used by STUDENTS. GENERAL HELP - Displays help information. HOME PAGE CUSTOMISE THIS PAGE BUTTON - Allows yo...
This article will demonstrate how to share the link from a google drive video with users in your eClass course. Google drive is a good tool to use for sharing videos because you can control the access on the video itself and you don't have to upload the e...
Article Last Updated July 2021 This article outlines the mechanisms and best practices for students to submit assignments in eClass. These can be text-based, images, or even multimedia but the submission must exist as a digital file on the student devic...
Article Last Updated June 2021 NEW IN JANUARY 2021, eClass users can switch to a dark theme version of the site. This option is similar to the dark modes of various apps and operating systems. Users might elect to switch to the dark theme for reducing e...
Article Last Updated June 2021 As a student, you can review a list of all your forum posts in a single course using the following steps: 1. Login to eClass and click on the desired course. 2. On the left-hand side of the screen, find the 'Participan...
Article Last Updated June 2021 If your instructor has asked you to submit a video presentation, you can use the Stream2 media tool embedded in eClass to record and upload a video. The tool can also be used to upload a video you made using another progra...
Article Last Updated July 2021 New users to eClass should be able to learn most of the navigation and basic operations in the system using help materials inside the system. Once signed in, the USING MOODLE block should appear in the right-hand column of...
YuJa is the U of A's Enterprise Video Platform. Students will be able to watch videos through eClass courses. Instructions for using the full range of video features are available on the YuJa support portal [https://support.yuja.com/hc/en-us/sections/360...
Article Last Updated June 2021 The messaging tool in eClass offers features similar to a text-chat or SMS messaging application. It is NOT THE RECOMMENDED MECHANISM for instructors to communicate with all students in their class because it is difficult ...
CONTENTS: * 1 Introduction * 2 Uploading media * 3 Recording media * 4 Adding media to a course This article outlines how YuJa videos can be added through the standard eClass editor available in most content areas in the system. For instructors...
NEW IN 2022 - Courses with Completion Tracking [https://support.eclass.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/168/0/completion-tracking] enabled now display any completion criteria for course items directly in the page for easier visibility. Fo...
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