Sneak Peak at D2L Improvements for December 2015

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Brightspace by D2L (or D2L for short) is getting better and we’ll have access to the improved version as soon as December 19th! Here is a sampling of the improvements:

1. Icons Updates

The first thing you’ll notice is that the icons got sleeker in the newer version.

Table 1: Icon Updates (New Look)

2. Content Updates

A new way to add video or audio is available in the newer version.

Table 2: Content Updates (Add Video/Audio)

3. Dropbox Updates

A new way to add video or audio is available in the newer version.

Table 3: Dropbox Updates (Delete/Submission Log)

4. Discussion Updates

A new way to delete forums/topics is available in the newer version under “More Actions”.

Table 4: Discussion Updates (Bulk Delete)

Also, you can now opt to automatically subscribe to new threads.

Table 5: Discussion Updates (Auto Subscription)

5. Quiz Updates

A more convenient way to make quizzes open and/or close immediately has been added.

Table 6: Quiz Updates (Immediate Open/Close)

So what do you think?

Hope you found the sneak peak useful! Please revisit D2L after December 19, 2015 and experience these changes (and more) for yourself. Enjoy!

For training on a specific D2L tool, please reserve a FAC-TRAIN 101, Name Your D2L Tool appointment with me at your convenience. I wonder if Flo would find this progressive 😉

See also D2L Continuous Release Upgrade.

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