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D2L Brightspace Data Requests

D2L Brightspace Data Requests    Description of Service Category  IT Solutions provides raw data from D2L Brightspace Data Hub. Requests may include faculty access to their own course data, competencies/learning outcomes data for program assessment,...

Add videos to D2L Brightspace from Media Space

Navigate to https://mnsu.edu/mediaspace Locate the Helpful Guides header. Click "How to Kaltura Capture" Locate the section on D2L Brightspace Content. That section will provide an step-by-step guide for adding videos to D2L Brightspace.

Inactivate D2L Brightspace Courses

If you do not plan to use your D2L Brightspace courses you can make them inactive with a few clicks. An "Inactive" course: Cannot be accessed or seen by students. Teachers see the course labeled as "Inactive." Teachers can see and access the "Inact...

How to Request/Add a Course to D2L Brightspace

Courses are automatically added as to D2L Brightspace about two and half months prior to semester start dates. Log in to D2L Brightspace with your Star ID credentials to find your courses. Request Merged/Grouped Courses in D2L Brightspace To request...

Finding and Pinning Courses in D2L Brightspace

Find all your courses in D2L Brightspace using the My Courses widget or the waffle icon. You can also pin those courses to quickly locate them.   Finding Courses with My Courses: Login to D2L Brightspace. Find the My Courses widget on the homepage....

Display Letter Grades in D2L Brightspace

To display letter grades in D2L Brightspace Grades: 1. Click on the Assessment tab in the course offering. 2. Click Grades from the menu. 3. Click Settings in upper right corner of screen.   To display letter grades in your own (Teacher) view: ...

Class Progress: Customizeable Student Progress Dashboard in D2L Brightspace

Introduction to Class Progress Class Progress is a customizable learning analytics tool within D2L Brightspace. Class progress can be used to: Support student success by signaling that a Student is not meeting a requirement or outcome of a course or ...

Accessibility Checker in D2L Brightspace

When posting content into D2L Brightspace in any rich text box editor, the Accessibility Checker ensures that your content is accessible to students who use screen readers, or screen magnifiers and who could be colorblind.   Learn more about the diff...

Reply to Discussion thread in D2L Brightspace

To reply to a Discussion Thread in D2L Brightspace, read the steps below. -or- Watch this tutorial on how to engage in D2L Brightspace Discussions as a learner/student. Step-by-step how to: 1. Log in to D2L Brightspace 2. Click on the course in w...

How to Log in to the Office 365 widget to access your MavMail, Outlook calendar, and OneDrive on the D2L Brightspace homepage

The Office 365 widget on the D2L Brightspace homepage allows you to view your MavMail, Outlook calendar, and OneDrive files. To log in to the Office 365 widget in D2L Brightspace: 1. Navigate to D2L Brightspace at https://mnsu.learn.minnstate.edu usi...

Request to add a D2L Homepage Announcement

D2L Brightspace homepage announcements are used for communicating items related to Brightspace use, updates, teaching/learning tips for success, Brightspace help and FAQs, etc, for both faculty and students.   Because of the quantity of potential mar...

Sharing D2L Brightspace course materials

You can share and/or save D2L Brightspace course materials is via the Import/Export/Copy tool. Option 1: Export/Import a course package. Note: Select components do NOT export, see this chart for details on this. If you have a "Teacher" role in a D2L ...

Sign up for text or email notifications in D2L Brightspace

Stay organized and up to date with your courses by subscribing to text and email notifications from D2L Brightspace.   Watch how to manage your notifications in this tutorial.   Steps to manage your instant notifications:   1. Log In to D2L Brigh...

Faculty request to inactivate a D2L Brightspace course

If you are not using your D2L Brightspace course, you can inactivate your course. This will mark the course with a visible "Inactive" label and will hide the course from students.   You can also make a course inactive yourself by following these i...

Change the Start and End dates of a D2L Brightspace course

1. Log in to D2L Brightspace with your Star ID credentials at https://mnsu.learn.minnstate.edu 2. Access the course offering you want to change the dates in. 3. Click Course Admin in the course offering navigation bar. 4. Click Course Offering In...