Section Level: Overview

This is an overview for of the Section Level screen for Course Directors and Course Coordinators. The Section/Rotation Screen is the repository for the basic information about your Section.

It shows you the:

  • Course Director(s)
  • Course Coordinators
  • Basic Information and Description

Numerous reports and utilities to help view and/or manage the elements of the Section/Rotation are under the menus and tabs.

Path: Home > Courses > [Select Course]

(1) The right side includes the Section Name, Menus, (these look different depending on your Role in the System), General Information and Description pane, as well as, your Role in the System..

(2) The Content Pane, on the right side of screen has multiple Tabs:

  • Materials Tab: This can be documents, web links, virtual microscopy slides, or video links.
  • Messages Tab: This is a list of Section, Student Only, Faculty and CD announcements, etc.
  • Mapping Tab: This is a list of curricular mapping information for this Course .

(3) There are a number of codes that may be listed after Material titles (not available to students). This is a list of the codes and their meaning:  

  • (CC) = Campus Level content
  • (CM) = Course Template Level content
  • (F/O) = Faculty only content (not visible to Students)
  • (T/R) = Time Restricted content not currently available to Students
  • (T/A) = Time Available. Time restricted content currently available to Students.

View by Role

Like many of our screens, the Section Screen is a Roles based screen. This means that the options available to you are based on your Role in the course.

Typical Roles are:

  • Student
  • Faculty
  • Course Director
  • Staff
  • Non-enrolled visitor

Each of these Roles will see different menus on the left side of the screen and different options in each menu.

Section Menus for Course Directors

People

For detailed information on People, refer to the Section: People chapter and articles.

Assessment

For detailed information refer to the Section: Assessment chapter and articles.

For detailed information refer to the Section: Assessment-Evaluations chapter and articles.

For detailed information refer to the Section: Assessment-Gradebook chapter and articles.

Discussion

For detailed information refer to the Section: Discussion chapter and articles.

Events

For detailed information refer to the Section: Events chapter and articles.

Import

For more detailed information refer to the Section: Import chapter and articles.

Tree

For more detailed information refer to the Section: Tree chapter and articles.

Settings

For more detailed information refer to the Section: Settings chapter and articles.

Section Tabs and Menus

A green line will appear above the tab that is currently displayed in the content panel.

Materials

For detailed information refer to the Section: Materials chapter and articles.

Messages

For more detailed information refer to the Section: Messages Tab

Mapping

For more detailed information refer to the Section: Mapping chapter and articles.