GeorgiaVIEW D2L Resources

GeorgiaVIEW (Brightspace by D2L) is Georgia College's Learning Management System. The GeorgiaVIEW course sites allow anytime, anywhere access to course materials, syllabi, quizzes, discussions, assignments, grades, etc.  As the administrative home for GeorgiaVIEW, The Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) provides both technical and pedagogical support to instructors using GeorgiaVIEW. CTL can help you whether you have a technical question on GeorgiaVIEW or if you are interested in learning how GeorgiaVIEW's tools can support your teaching goals.

GeorgiaVIEW Support

GeorgiaVIEW Knowledge Center  24/7/365  Assistance through Knowledge Base or Help Center Agent (1-855-772-0423)

Password Issues: SERVE Email or 478-445-7378 

On Campus support - Center for Teaching & Learning

     Phone: 478-445-2520
     Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday
     Email: ctl@gcsu.edu
     Location: Library 3rd Floor, Room 375


Interactive tutorials are available for learning how to use the tools in GeorgiaVIEW. There are interactive tutorials for all of the GeorgiaVIEW tools noted below.  These tutorials are located in GC's Intranet and require you to be logged into Unify.  From the Unify page, the path is Campus Resources tab > Intranet Entrance > Faculty Resources > Software Tutorials.  The link for GeorgiaVIEW Tutorials is https://intranet.gcsu.edu/faculty-resources/software-tutorials-georgiaview-softchalk-webex-etc

About GeorgiaVIEW

Assignments

Attendance

Calendar

Checklist

Classlist

Communication

Content

Competencies

Course Builder

Date Manager  (Manage Dates)

Discussions

GeorgiaVIEW Basics

Grades

Groups Tool

Import Export Copy

Manage Dates  

MyMedia (Kaltura)

Navigation

Quizzes

Rubrics

Self Assessments

Survey

View User Progress

You will find additional 3rd party tutorials at this same location which include

Cengage/Mindtap

Collaborate

Pearson

Portfolium

SoftChalk

Turnitin

VoiceThread

 WebEx

We have Quick Guides for many of the GeorgiaVIEW tools. You can access them from the Intranet. These quick Guides are located in GC's Intranet and require you to be logged into Unify. From the Unify page, the path is Campus Resources tab > Intranet Entrance > Faculty Resources > Software Tutorials.  The link for GeorgiaVIEW Quick Guides is https://intranet.gcsu.edu/faculty-resources/georgiaview-tutorials

ASSIGNMENTS

  • Bulk folder downloads  
  • Submission Log - Did student attempt a submission? 
  • Turnitin - Assignment setup
  • Turnitin- Student guide 

DISCUSSIONS

  • Adding restricted group discussions (Instructions)

GRADES

  • Release Final Grades 
  • Export Grade Book
  • Grade Book Event Logs
  • Include/Exclude grade items from Final Calculated Grades

KALTURA TRANSCRIPTS (CAPTIONS)

  • ​Creating closed captioning (Order Captions) Instructions
  • Editing closed captioning (Edit captions) Instructions

GENERAL ​

  • Audio Feedback
  • Copy Previous Course into my New Course
  • Creating a Self Assessment
  • Delete all Course Materials
  • Intelligent Agents
  • MyMedia in GeorgiaVIEW

SELF ASSESSMENTS

Creating a self assessment (Instructions)

QUIZZES 

  • Special Access for a quiz
  • Can't see a students quiz attempt
  • Reset a quiz attempt
  • Quiz left in progress
  • Quiz grade is not in the grade book
  • Fix a mistake in a quiz
  • Quiz event log
  • Quiz where a student chooses which essay questions

The Center for Teaching and Learning offers workshops and personalized support for:

  • Course design
  • Universal Design for Learning (includes meeting accessibility standards)
  • Copyright assistance (collaboration with library)
  • Grade book build
  • Video assistance
  • Pre-assessment for Quality Matters certification
  • SoftChalk modules
  • Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop