The workshop aims to introduce to AU's new learning platform Brightspace and ease the transition from Blackboard. The main purpose of the workshop is to provide an overview and guidance on how to use the primary functions in Brightspace.
The workshop is intended to enable participants to
The workshop is primarily for employees at Aarhus BSS, who will teach on courses in Brightspace.
During the workshop, a demonstration of a prototypical course and an overview of primary functions in Brightspace is given. The workshop focus on activities such as uploading material, the opportunities for communication with the students and the creation of learning activities. In addition, there will be time to address the participants' own problems and find solutions to specific queries.
Before the workshop, you can log on to https://brightspace.au.dk/ and orient yourself in your ‘Sandbox’, which is a trial course.
In addition, you can find instructions for Brightspace's basic functions, which can be useful before and after the workshop.
Further information about the Brightspace project, including how to move courses from Blackboard to Brightspace.