Create and edit your personal profile through the Profile tool. Filling out your profile is optional, but this feature is a great way for social networking and meeting other users in a course.
Your profile information can appear in the Classlist and ePortfolio presentations. Your profile picture might appear next to your discussion posts, your name in classlists, and ePortfolio contributions. Use the Account Settings tool to customize and manage your personal preferences for things such as your online status, Learning Environment's appearance, accessibility options, language and region, Discussions settings, and Email options. Notifications allows you to update your notification preferences.
Filling out your profile can be a good way to share some information about yourself with your learners or colleagues. However, please keep in mind that all users in your course (students and other instructors) can view your personal profile. Only add information you feel comfortable sharing with others.
If you do not see the video, please click on the link to view it in a new window or tab: Adjusting Profile Settings
Account SettingsIf you do not see the video, please click on the link to view it in a new window or tab: Adjusting Account Settings
Learners can subscribe to Notifications in VIULearn to receive email alerts about activity in their courses. The video below is aimed at students, however, the steps to set up notifications on a faculty account are the same.
There are no notifications enabled by default in VIULearn. In order for your learners to receive email notifications about new Announcements, upcoming quizzes, or newly posted grades and content, they must be subscribed to notifications.
If you do not see the video, please click on the link to view it in a new window or tab: Adjusting Notification Settings