LearnJCU Help Guides

Student LearnJCU Help Guides

LearnJCU is the University's online learning environment.

About LearnJCU

LearnJCU is used to provide you with:

  • An electronic copy of the subject outline
  • Staff contact details
  • Lecture notes and recordings
  • Digital media such as screencasts and YouTube videos
  • Web based resources such as eTextbooks
  • Subject readings
  • Assessment dropboxes to facilitate electronic submissions (including an originality checking service)
  • Feedback on submitted assessment
  • Communication tools and collaboration spaces
  • Notifications about due dates or last-minute room changes

Accessing LearnJCU

To access LearnJCU, click the LearnJCU button at the top-right of the JCU website.

You can also use JCU's Student App to access LearnJCU and get single sign on access to all your student systems like eStudent. You can use the app to view your live, personalised class/exam timetables; access your results and more. It's available for web browserApple and Android devices.

External access

If you have a user ID starting with 'ljcu', go to 'Non-JCU members special sign in'.

Having trouble logging in?

Check out the step-by-step procedure below to resolve your access problems

Online Learning

Assessment and Feedback



Grades and feedback

Respondus Lockdown Browser

Organising Yourself in LearnJCU

Navigating your subjects

Setting preferences

Content and tools

Communication and Collaboration



Collaborate Subject Rooms

Tracking Student Activity

LearnJCU Known Issues

LearnJCU Known Issues lists any technical issues known to affect the expected function of LearnJCU and integrated systems for staff and/or students.

A description of each issue is provided along with a workaround where possible.

Other useful guides and information

→ Troubleshooting Access

→ Learning Analytics Collected

→ ePortfolio (PebblePad)

→ Recorded Lectures (Mediasite)

→ Secure Online Exams (Respondus)

→ Assessment Advice

→ Mobile Learning Apps