D2L Brightspace Terminology Changes Effective August 6, 2016
D2L has changed the terminology for some Brightspace tools and features. Take a look at the screenshots of the changes at the bottom of this post.↓
- These changes will take effect at all MnSCU D2L Brightspace Production sites as of Saturday, August 6, 2016.
- MnSCU users will see these terminology changes in the learning environment and on D2L’s community site, including online documentation and help.
- Students and faculty will be made aware of the changes through MnSCU Service Desk FAQs and Announcements (formerly News) at each school’s D2L Brightspace My Home page.
|New Terminology as
of August 6, 2016
|Edit Course||Course Admin|
|New (in Content tool)||Upload/Create|
|Add Existing Activities (in Content tool)||Existing Activities|
D2L will be updating its Brightspace documentation to reflect the terminology changes, and MnSCU will implement the changes to be in sync with D2L’s documentation to help users make a smooth transition. MnSCU will implement the terminology changes in D2L Brightspace on August 6, 2016.