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Brightspace course for new teachers


A basic course with an introduction to the primary Brightspace functions for experienced and new Student teachers, Instructors, Ph.d-students and Postdocs. The main purpose of the course is to provide an overview on the learning management system Brightspace.

Learning outcome

The webinar is intended to enable participants to

  • navigate in Brightspace
  • communicate to and with students
  • design course structure and create content
  • get to know the possibilities of integrating learning activities into Brightspace.


The courses primarily targeted towards Student teachers, Instructors, Ph.d-students and Postdocs, who will be using Brightspace for teaching purposes. During the course there will be examples of courses and an overview of the primary functions in Brightspace.

The course cover functions such as upload of materials, options for communication with students and application of learning activities features. In the end of the course there will be an opportunity for participants to describe concrete problems they have experienced in Brightspace so far and to explore solutions.

Also, we will set up your own test course (sandbox) and be enrolled in Brightspace Online Course for student teachers, which is a resource with instructions and activities in the Brightspace learning Management system.

Instructions and further information about Brightspace

Before the course 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 functions, which can be useful before and after the workshop.

Find further support and information about Brightspace here.

Dates and registration

24 August 2023, 15.00-16.30 (in Danish )

5 September 2023, 15.00-16.30 (in English)

You can sign up for the workshop here.

Registration deadline: 

Webinar in Danish has deadline on the 22 August 2023, 8:00

Webinar in English has deadline on 4 September 2023, 8:00


  • Target group: Student teachers, Instructors, Ph.d-students and Postdocs
  • Language: The course is offered in English and Danish.
  • Duration: 1,5 hour
  • Format: Online/Webinar på Zoom
  • No. of participants: Min. 10, max. 100

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