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Shortcuts for Navigating Cougar Courses

There are a few tricks and shortcuts for navigating within Cougar Courses.

View All Activities

To see the list of all activities or resources in your course in one location, click on the Course Dashboard link.

Course Dashboard

Scroll down and find the Activities block. Click on the desired link to display all items for that activity type. For example, clicking on Forums will bring you to a page that lists all Forums for the course.

activities block showing assignments and resources

Search

 To find a specific resource or activity in a course, click the magnifying glass in the upper right.

magnifying glass in upper right of course

Start typing the name of what you are looking for. Matching results will be displayed below the search box. Click on the desired result to be taken to the item and module it is located in.

select result from dropdown

Grading

For activities that are completed within Cougar Courses, the Grading section on the right side of your My Courses page displays the activities (across all your courses) that have submissions that still need to be graded. Click on the activity to be taken directly to it.

Grading section on My Courses page