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More About Courses

Enter your courses Courses contain a collection of activities and resources supplied by your teacher for you to access and complete. Log in to the site. Choose the course from the My Courses area: Steps in Snap: Select your Profile and select the course. Steps in other themes: Navigate to My Courses and select the […]

Course Basics

Snapshot of common course tasks! This list of common tasks will help you get up and running in your course. This is just the beginning … there are many more functions available. Submit assignments When submitting assignments, you can type responses directly into a Open LMS, or attach documents, spreadsheets, images, audio and video. […]

Update Your Profile

Edit your profile If enabled, you can update your profile information. Update your profile picture, your email address, your website address, and other profile settings. You can also change your password information, and set language preferences. Update your profile settings My profile settings allow users to change basic account information and site preferences. Access your […]

Account Basics

Tell me about yourself If enabled, you can update your profile information. Update your profile picture, your email address, your website address, and other profile settings. You can also change your password information and set language preferences. Open your profile You can access your profile and set account preferences through your dashboard/profile preferences. If your […]

Open Forums

Using Forums There are many ways you can access forums. Go to your course and find the Open forum activity. Add discussion topics Steps: Open forum > Add a new discussion From the Open forum, select Add a new discussion. Type a meaningful Subject and Message. Select Use advanced editor if you want to format […]

Quizzes

Tips for taking a quiz Start your quiz as soon as you can. If your instructor schedules three days for your quiz, plan to take the exam early on the first day. That way, if you have an issue, you will have time to contact technical support and your instructor. Be prepared. Have any materials […]

Assignments

Tips for submitting an assignment Start your assignment as soon as you can. Plan to submit your assignment a day or two early. That way, if you have an issue, you will have time to contact technical support and your instructor. Be prepared. Have any materials that you need at hand. Read all of the […]

Course Layout

Each course page is as unique as your teacher. Teachers can choose from several design themes for their courses, and they can format the courses according to how they teach. This section goes over the different layouts available to your teachers and how you can use them. Find your way around Snap Snap is a […]

Create Account and Log In

You’re on your way! Learn how to create an account and log in, and how to enroll in courses. New to Open LMS? Check out the Open LMS Basics! Create an account If your institution has Open LMS account for you, you will be provided with a username and password which you […]