Tool Guides

Ready to jump in and use a particular tool? Read the instructor guides to find useful instructions and tips for integrating UBC’s learning technology tools into your course.

Highly-Used Tools

What is Canvas?

Canvas is UBC’s primary learning platform for delivering online course content. In Canvas, you can share materials (text or multimedia), enable student collaboration and discussion, manage assignments and quizzes, and assign grades. Canvas can also be used with many other UBC learning technologies.

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What is Collaborate Ultra?

Collaborate Ultra is a ​video/audio web-conferencing and collaboration tool that lets you meet with students in real time for activities like lectures, presentations, and office hours.

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What is Proctorio?

Proctorio is an online remote proctoring tool that allows you to give an invigilated quiz or exam in Canvas. In place of physical person in the room with your students, you can have Proctorio record their webcams, microphones, screens, and any websites they visit during the assessment.

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What is Zoom?

Zoom is a ​video/audio web-conferencing and collaboration tool that lets you meet with students in real time for activities like lectures, presentations, and office hours.

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