Aarhus University Seal / Aarhus Universitets segl

HEALTH, NATURAL SCIENCES, TECHNICAL SCIENCES, and other employees: Brightspace – Basic course

Objective

A workshop in the basic functions for teachers and administrative staff. The workshop aims to create an overview of the learning system Brightspace and to introduce to selected functions.

Learning outcome

  • That the participant acquires a basic knowledge of the possibilities in Brightspace 
  • That the participant acquires skills in connection with the creation of course structures and content in their own course. 

  • That the participant gets acquainted with guidance materials and opportunities for support 

Content

The Brightspace Basic workshop is for all employees who want to learn the basic functions of Brightspace and get inspiration for teaching activities.

The workshop provides a tour of a prototypical course and an overview of primary functions in Brightspace - including uploading material, the possibilities 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. 

Additional information

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.

Registration

Online workshops

On-campus workshops

Info

  • Faculty: HEALTH, NATURAL SCIENCES, TECHNICAL SCIENCES, and other employees
  • Duration: approx. 1½ hours
  • No. of participants: max. 15
  • About the on-campus workshops: Participants must bring their own laptop.
  • About the online workshops: You will receive a Zoom link before the start of the course.
  • The courses consist of short presentations and hands-on activities on your own Brightspace course.
  • The courses are of 1½ hour duration. Afterwards participants can get individual support.

Contact

Administrative contact

Julie Lykke Facius

Member of Administrative Staff