Qwickly+

Overview:

Qwickly+ provides easier access to frequently repeated tasks in eCampus. Instead of clicking through each course to complete the same task, instructors can perform task from the home screen for all selected courses simultaneously. All Qwickly+ tools may be used to post content to individual or multiple sections.

Qwickly+ tools:

Instructors can access Qwickly+ tools from the My WVU eCampus tab after logging in to eCampus. Below are the Qwickly+ tool links instructors have access to. Click to expand each item to learn more about its function and how to use each tool.

Instructors can post announcements to multiple sections at once. The sections are selected from the list of Courses on the left hand side of the Qwickly+ announcements pop-up. Instructors must select a section, and the Announcement Subject is a required field. Announcement content is entered into the Announcement Message field. Start and end dates may be set or the announcement may be sent out immediately. The Email Announcement check box is only applicable to announcements posted immediately.
Instructors can use Qwickly+ to send email to users in multiple sections at once. At least one section must be selected and a Subject and Message content are required. The Send To field allows users to send the email to all section users or to only users with specific roles in the section.  Files may be attached from the local computer or the cloud storage tools listed above. 
Instructors can post content to multiple sections at once. The content is posted into eCampus as Content Items, identical to the Build Content > Item tool available in any content area. At least one section must be selected. Users may enter a Name for the item and a Description. Files may be attached from the local computer or the cloud storage tools listed above. (Google drive is not supported by Qwickly) The Post To Course Location area allows users to either create a new content area in the selected sections or choose any content area from any section to which they are assigned. 
Instructors can post web links to multiple sections at once. Users must select at least one section. Users may enter a Name, URL and Description for the link. The Post To Course Location area allows users to either create a new content area in the selected sections or choose any content area from any section to which they are assigned.   
Instructors can post graded assignments to multiple courses at once.Users must select at least one section. Fill out the Nameand Points Possible fields. The Post To Course Locationarea allows users to either create a new content area in the selected sections or choose any content area from any section to which they are assigned.
Qwickly+ gives faculty the ability to post calendar events to multiple courses and their personal eCampus calendar at once. Select at least one calendar and fill out the Title, Description, Start Date and End Date fields. Files from cloud services may also be linked within these events.
The Needs Grading feature in Qwickly+ takes instructors to their course’s Needs Grading area with a single click from the eCampus landing page. Click Needs Grading to expand the module to show each course with items ready for grading. Clicking on the # items need grading! link will take instructors directly to the Needs Grading Area of the course.

Qwickly+ within an eCampus section:

There are three ways Qwickly+ may be utilized from within an eCampus section. Users may upload cloud content to eCampus, link content from cloud services, or provide access to Qwickly+ tools

Note: Content and links created with these tools can't be added to multiple sections at once.

Qwickly+ Upload Cloud Content:

Instructors can upload content from cloud services or their computers to eCampus, or create links to cloud content from eCampus. Go to any Content Area, click Build Content, then select the Qwickly+ Upload Cloud Content.

Qwickly+ Link Cloud File Mashup:

 Instructors can use the Qwickly+ Link Cloud File tool through any Virtual Text Box Editor (VTBE). In the VTBE, select the Mashups dropdown menu and click Qwickly+ Link Cloud File.

Details

Article ID: 100963
Created
Thu 3/12/20 1:30 PM
Modified
Mon 9/21/20 9:46 AM