Getting Started

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Getting Started

Welcome to VU! Whether you are a lecturer, tutor, support staff or services; this category will make sure you have everything you need. There is information on standards, resources and step-by-step instructions on how to begin organising your content. 


Video Guides


Each one of the video guide links below are also available with their relevant help guides.

How to create a Discussion

Linking the Dropbox to the Grade Item

Linking Quizzes to a Grade Item

Marking a Quiz

How to set up the Gradebook

How to create a Dropbox

Setting up Turnitin

Creating a News Item

Creating automatically allocated groups

Creating student self-allocating groups

Attendance register overview

Checking Student Progress

Create a Campus Pack Blog

Using a Campus Pack Blog

Emailing students in VU Collaborate

Adding Profile Pictures

Using the HTML Editor

WebEx - Creating a Virtual Classroom


Further Support

Visit the VU Collaborate Help site at for up to date information and resources on blended learning or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Contact ITS Service Desk on (03) 9919 2777 or via self-service for further technical support.

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