Getting Started in LEARN (CTE6656)

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Facilitator: Daspina Fefekos (Information Systems & Technology) 


This two hour session will introduce you to Desire2learn (D2L),  our course management system for presenting course activities and resources in on-campus and fully online courses. By the end of this session you will: be able to use the D2L environment to communicate with your students make decisions around the most effective way to organize content in your course  have basic knowledge of the tools available within D2L and the ability to use these tools effectively. To participate in this course, you will be added to a LEARN site - more information will be released shortly. 


Registration is required. CTE has a new registration system called GoSignMeUp. Before you can register for a workshop, you need to create an account (one time only). Once you've created an account, you can register for this workshop


Many of our workshops have waiting lists, so if you've registered but can't attend, please cancel your registration well in advance through the registration system, so that someone else can fill your spot.


The University of Waterloo is committed to achieving barrier-free accessibility for persons with disabilities who are studying, working, or visiting at Waterloo. If you have questions concerning access, such as parking, building layouts, or obtaining information in alternative formats, or wish to request accommodations for a CTE workshop or event, please contact CTE via email ( or phone (ext. 33857) and include the session’s title and date. Our workshops typically involve a mix of presentation and discussion-based activities, and we encourage a scent-free environment. We also welcome accompanying assistants, interpreters, or note-takers; notify us if accommodations are needed in this regard. Please note that some accommodations may require time to arrange.