Technical Resources: Transitioning to Remote Learning
As Memorial University temporarily transitions to remote learning, the following definitions should help provide some clarification on the differences between Remote courses and Online Courses offered at Memorial: Remote Courses vs Online Courses.
During this transition you maybe required to use tools in Brightspace (D2L) that you have not used before. If you have questions about your new course evaluation or requirements for course completion you should contact your course instructor.
If you have questions about using Brightspace to complete a task assigned by your instructor, CITL’s Support Centre is available 7 days a week to help. We have complied some resources that you may find helpful:
Learning Strategies Resources
Having the proper environment for studying at home, as well as strong time management skills will allow you to transition to remote learning more easily. CITL has prepared these helpful quick guides with tips to help you be successful:
Preparing for Remote Learning: Study Space
Helpful links from other universities and organizations:
- The University of Guelph online learning https://guides.lib.uoguelph.ca/OnlineLearning
- The Stanford Graduate School of Business provides a top 10 tips for effective virtual presentations
- The Colorado Department of Education provides a comprehensive list of tips and best practices for presenting online