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Workshops on using Cougar Courses, the Course Management System, are usually offered just before, or at the start of each semester.

  • IDS is collaborating with the Faculty Center to offer a series of workshops featuring tools to innovate your course.  The Workshop descriptions and registration are available on the Faculty Center Upcoming Events Calendar.
  • If you would like us to offer a workshop not listed below, please contact us with your suggestions. We also offer custom-made workshops for your Department or group on topics such as using student response systems (iClickers and PollEverywhere),quality online teaching and learning, and flipping your course.Of course, we are always happy to meet with you one-on-one for assistance with any instructional technology or design needs.;
  • To learn about our more intensive, in-depth professional development workshop series, see the Professional Development page.

Cougar Courses logo     Using Cougar Courses - Fall 2016 Workshop Schedule

Fall training schedule - see signup links below for days and times

Select a link below to register.

Instructors new to Cougar Courses 

Creating Quizzes

Creating Assignments in Cougar Courses & Turnitin

Setting up Forums, including groups

Using the Gradebook

JAWs screen reader logo  Creating Usable Cougar Course Content

90 minutes: The focus of this workshop will be learning quick techniques to making your Cougar Course usable to all student learning styles and devices. You will also learn how to create compliant files for your course such as Word and PDFs.

Please contact to request an appointment for this training.

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