The Learn Lowdown
Articles available for staff to stay informed with updates in learning and teaching environments, tools and practices.
Need help moving your subject sites into Ultra? Call the Ultra Hotline.
Class registration groups
One step closer... Class Registration groups are now reflected in Ultra subjects under Course Groups.
Subject Introductory Video
A shared example of a Subject Introductory Video filmed in the Create Studio with the help of assistants.
Setting up your subject site
In preparation for next year and ensuring a good digital experience for your students, we have listed 11 quick tips.
We have been working with academics to find out their needs when creating quality assessment at JCU.
LearnJCU subject layouts
A guide to designing your subject site structure in Ultra.
Information in LearnJCU
Find helpful at-hand information while in LearnJCU.
Ultra: Top five questions
The Ultra Hotline is phone support for those moving subject sites into Ultra. Listed are the top 5 questions asked.
LearnJCU and Readings
Readings is a tool to manage your subject or class readings.
The Create Studio Experience
A tutor's experience of the Create Studio and recording an introductory video.
Celebrating innovation in Learning and Teaching
Blended Learning and Innovation Grant (BLING) awardees showcase their projects.
A splash screen for Collaborate
Load a splash screen to your virtual classroom while you wait for attendees to join.
A virtual classroom. Add files, share your screen and use a virtual whiteboard to interact with students.
Discussion Board Analysis
Analytics on students' contributions to discussion boards.
Add a question pool
Random blocks and question sets are now available in Ultra.
Review the performance of questions in an assessment.
Orientating students to the subject during the week prior to the start of their study period.
The Create Studios
Create Studios available at the Townsville and Cairns campus.
Exemplars in LearnJCU
A showcase of exemplary learning materials in LearnJCU.
Terms that are helpful to know when teaching in LearnJCU.
Enable multiple graders in an assessment.
Providing individual feedback on group-based assessments.
Experience your subject site from a student's perspective.
Assessment feedback can be provided as a video or audio recording.
Providing online material with equal access and opportunity to people with diverse abilities.
Filter Grade Centre
Filtering the Grade Centre based on merged subjects.
Enabling sequential content.
Communicating via your subject site in Ultra.
Respondus Lockdown Browser
What you need to know.
A LearnJCU subject site built in Ultra to teach Ultra