Viewing Classes and Presentations
THIS TOPIC deals
with viewing classroom material after the class has been captured and
posted to the class list. For viewing classes in real-time (as they are
happening) see Viewing
Live Classes (Student view).
Classes are grouped by courses. To view a list of all classes
for a particular course, you can:
- Find the Course on your DASHBOARD
and click ALL CLASSES.
- Use the COURSES
drop-down list on the main menu to select a course.
Use the class list to find the class you want to watch
and to see what materials your instructor may have posted for upcoming
classes. See Understanding class
list page icons below for descriptions of the indicators on the Classes
You can temporarily sort the class list using the Sort by drop-down at the top of
the class list. This temporarily puts the classes in chronological order,
but applies only to the current view. Once the page is refreshed, the
class list returns to it's original order.
To watch a class
- From the DASHBOARD,
click ALL CLASSES for the section whose class you want to watch.
The Class List appears. The page is positioned to show the most recently
completed class, meaning you may need to scroll up or down to see
- If necessary, use the Search
box to find the class you want to view.
- Click on the class row to enter the Classroom
The classroom viewer opens, with the video playing automatically if
there is one.
ALTERNATELY, you can click on the content icon for the
class and select View from
the menu that appears.
The classroom opens with that content item maximized. This allows you
to find a particular item to view within the classroom.
- Use the playbar
at the bottom to pause, play, rewind 10 seconds, or scrub through
the video as needed.
- Use the volume control and playback speed
buttons to control those aspects of your viewing.
- Click the thumbnails to switch between visual
feeds, if the classroom contains multiple visual feeds (e.g., the
classroom recording captured dual video or video and display, and
there is a presentation loaded to the class).
- Use the classroom toolbar on the left to
navigate between classes,
respond to questions, and take notes during the classroom viewing.
can also access the most recent classes from your Dashboard. Click
the preview thumbnail in the Dashboard
for the class to jump directly to that classroom.
Understanding the class list page icons
Each class is shown with a series of icons, providing information
and functionality as follows:
Icons - Click a content icon for a menu that will allow you
to view or download that media.
- A dark grey icon () icon
indicates that you have already viewed this material. A lighter gray
icon indicates that the capture is not yet available for the class;
this is also indicated by the mouse tooltip that appears when you
hover over the icon.
- A green icon () indicates
that this content is new to you; you have not yet viewed it.
Bubble icon - Click the conversation bubble icon () located on the row for the
class to open the Q&A
tab and view the questions and responses posted for that particular
class. The number indicates the total number of questions posted for
that class (responses are not counted).
which classes will be streamed LIVE. If your classes will be
streamed live and in real-time, a LIVE badge appears next to the Class
all classes are live streamed; a class that is happening RIGHT
NOW will also appear with a green dot to the left of the class in
the Class List. Only classes with a LIVE badge will be captured and
streamed in real-time to class participants.