Getting Started with your Students

Create your account, set up a course, and get your students started.

Get started with your students: Overview
Follow these steps to get started with your students. Create an OLI instructor account. After instructor privileges are added to your account, move to Ste...
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Create an OLI instructor account
Background Faculty, administrators, corporate trainers, or any person responsible for delivering a course on the OLI platform will need an instructor accou...
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Set Up a Course (Simple Mode)
OLI's tool for setting up courses is called the Course Builder. Instructors can access the Course Builder by clicking the "Create a new cours...
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Set Up a Course (Advanced Mode)
Setting Up a Course (Advanced Mode) Quick Steps Start at instructor's My Courses page. 1. Click "Create a new course ..." link. 2. Choose ...
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Integrate with an LMS for Single Sign-On
LMS integration streamlines access to your OLI course. Students access your OLI course by clicking a special link from your LMS course. This page describ...
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Copy Sections for Use in Same Semester
Copy a course when teaching multiple sections of the same course in the same semester. For subsequent terms, create a new course by using "Create a new...
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Helping Students Register for a Course
Students access OLI course materials from oli.cmu.edu or from a link in an integrated LMS (Learning Management System such as Blackboard or Canvas).   Note...
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Scheduling
this document from legacy website not seeming to appear anywhere here, scheduling should be addressed more in this section (or verified to be properly addre...
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Managing the Student Roster
Instructors view and manage the student roster. Instructors can perform the following roster management activities:  View student roster Suspend stude...
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