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Adding a URL (either scroll down through page or select from one of the following choices)
About Adding a URL
Adding a URL Tool
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> Exporting Existing WebCT Quizzes/Surveys & Importing into Laulima Tests & Quizzes Tool

Stay tuned for additional tutorials!

> Adding a Syllabus
> Adding a new course section (organizer page)
> Adding a single page (single page link to .pdf, .html, .doc, etc.)
> Adding a URL (link to an outside resource site)
> Adding the Student Presentation Tool
> Adding the Assignment Tool
> Adding a TA
(teaching assistant)
> Adding a co-designer
> Adding Guest Accounts
> Adding a PowerPoint presentation (for Windows)
> Adding a PowerPoint presentation (for Macintosh)
> Adding a PowerPoint for Downloading

> Narrating PowerPoint & Processing in Impatica
> Adding a Quiz or Survey

> Importing and Uploading a Quiz via Respondus (for Windows)
> Importing and Uploading Games/Self-Test via StudyMate (for Windows)
> Importing and Uploading a Multiple Choice Quiz via MakeQuiz (for Macintosh)
> Manual Grading of a Quiz
> Assessment Strategies
> Viewing Quiz/Survey Statistics
> Adding a Score (grade) column
> Adding a Final Score (grade) column
> Downloading and Importing e-packs
> Creating and Restoring a Course Backup
> Fast Uploading of multiple Files with WebDAV
> Exporting/Importing the Student Database
> Exporting Final Grades to Banner
> Word 2000 & 2003
> Private (group) Discussions

About Adding a URL:
The URL Tool allows instructors to create a link to a external Web Sites for either preparing for a lecture, test, or as a resource for a specific course unit/module.

The process of adding the URL Tool is the same no matter what type of URL or Web Site one wants to add. This tutorial illustrates how to add a URL tool to access a site that needs to be reviewed by students prior to an upcoming lecture.

Adding a URL Tool:
Select the link for “Add page or tool” anywhere you would like the URL to appear (Homepage or other course section).

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In the column for “Pages” select “URL”.

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Fill out the sections, including either typing in a web page address or cut and paste an address in this section, location of the link (under the Course Menu and/or on Homepage) and click the “Add” button.

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The URL has been added, click the View tab and test the newly added link.

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