Looking for self-help resources? These tip-sheets provide a visual walk through of many of the common and must-do tasks, like adding a TA.

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Course Management
Quercus Navigation
Publishing your Course
Introduction to Quercus
Creating a Course Backup
Reusing Course Content
Adding TA’s to your Course
Download a Class List
Course Lifecycle
Course Roles and Permissions
Changing the Course Home Page
Managing Course Navigation Links
Using the Student View
Course Data and Reports
Adding Quizzical to your Course
Adding VEA to your Course
Learning Outcomes


Course Communication
Creating an Announcement
Using the Inbox tool to message Students


Creating a Turnitin Assignment
Assignment Submission Types
Peer Review Assignments
Peer Review Assignments (Student View)
Uploading an assignment (Student)
Uploading a group assignment (Student)
Managing Rubrics


Quiz Types
Adding Quiz Attempts
Adding Extra Time to Quiz Attempts
Regrading a Quiz in Quercus


Weighting your Final Grades
Submitting Final Grades to e-Marks
Using the Speed Grader
Advanced: Weighted Grading, and Grade Rules
Weighting Assignments within Assignment Groups
Downloading and Uploading Grades
Grade and Feedback Visibility
Uploading Grades using UT OMR Grade Upload
Quercus letter grades psa


Setting up Groups
UT Advanced Group Tool


Search for a User
Search for a Course
Download a Class List


Other Tools
Using the Calendar
Configuring Notification Preferences
Tools integrated with Quercus
Quercus Mobile App (Instructors)
Quercus Mobile App (Students)
Accessing the WebOption (Students)
Course Evaluations


Accessibility and Quercus


Other Technologies
iClicker Guide (Instructors)
iClicker Guide (Students)
Remote Lecture Recording Using TechSmith Snagit
Test Scanning Services
Examsoft instructor guide
Examsoft invigilator guide
Examsoft grader guide
Examplify student guide
Using Examplify student guide
Uploading Examsoft grades to Quercus


Curriculum Renewal Guide
Provostial Guidelines on the Use of Digital Learning Materials
Interpreting Scan Services Reports