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Course Connect - For Faculty & Staff: About Course Connect

What is Course Connect?

This guide is being updated. Please use the ITR Form linked below if you have questions.

Course Connect is the Millsaps College Learning Management System (LMS). It allows students, faculty, and staff to participate in and create an online academic experience that coincides with in-person classes on campus. 

Powered by software called Moodle (similar to Blackboard), Course Connect is a course management system that allows faculty to upload syllabi or other files, host discussion forums, accept assignments electronically, create wikis, give quizzes, collect surveys, grade students, and much more. Committees, departments and administrative offices may use Course Connect to share information to specific groups of users.

 

For Course Connect support, please use the Instructional Technology Request (ITR) Form linked in the image below. 

 

What can I do on Course Connect?

As an instructor on Course Connect, you can:

  • Create an online course that complements your in-person instruction
  • Enroll students in a course
  • Create assignments for students to complete online
  • Take attendance for class
  • Post updates and announcements for the whole class to see
  • Grade student papers and other assignments
  • Keep an online Gradebook
  • Post images, videos, articles, and other resources for students
  • Design a course that reflects your personal teaching style
  • Create Turnitin assignments to check for plagiarism

Instructional Technology Request Form

Instructional Technology Librarian

Need Help?

Need Help?

Check out our FAQ page or use the ITR Form linked above to submit a request.

 

Rachel Long, Instructional Technology Librarian

Email: rachel.long@millsaps.edu

Phone: 601 974 1072

Millsaps-Wilson Library, Millsaps College

Email: librarian@millsaps.edu

Phone: 601 974 1073

 

Millsaps-Wilson Library | Millsaps College | 601-974-1073 | librarian@millsaps.edu