Creating course content
The basics of creating course content, formatting, adding images and videos, organising pages and sections.
By Christine and 5 others6 authors29 articles
How to create your first courseHow to get started and create a course in iQualify
Formatting tips for new authorsQuick tips to help building courses go smoothly
How to format and style content with block stylesCourse authors can apply different paragraph styles to content in pages in order to highlight the context of the text
How to set or update the reading time for a pageCourse authors can add in an estimated duration time to guide learners on how long they are expected to spend on each page.
How to add an external web link to a pageCourse authors can add external URLs to pages in order to link to valuable online resources
How to add a resource/download to your courseCourse authors can link to files uploaded to the Downloads area of a course.
Working with referencesCourse authors can add in-text references to specify to the learner the source of the information
How to manage glossary terms in a courseCourse authors can add terms which will be shown via a tooltip to learners.
Copyright and intellectual propertyWho owns what you create in iQualify courses and your obligations when using others' works
An overview of equations and LaTeX in iQualifyIn iQualify, learners, facilitators and authors all have tools to create complex math equations and scientific formulae.
Creating formulae in text elements using LaTeXCourse authors can format mathematical equations and chemical formulas elegantly using LaTeX.
Study plansAuthors can create a study plan to show when sections and tasks open, weightings for assessed tasks, and due dates.
Review and personalise the course overviewCourse authors can edit the course overview to make it relevant for their use and context.
How to add a pdf study guide to your course overviewAuthors can add a pdf study guide when building a course, and Manage users can add a study guide when creating a class activation.
How to add an image or slideshowCourse authors can insert images into a page to create engaging visual learning content
Images - Frequently asked questionsAnswers for authors to frequently asked questions about images, re-sizing images and slideshows.
How to add a video into your pageAs a course author you can record video directly into your course, upload existing video, or embed from popular services.
How to add a trailer video to your courseCourse authors can add an introductory video to their course to give learners a quick overview of the content
When to add or embed a video for authorsAs an author, you can either add a video or embed a video into your course.
Tools to help you create your video transcriptAs an author, you should include a transcript for all your videos, these tools will help save you time in writing a transcript.
Creating better courses with course setsAs an author or manager, you can use course sets to group courses on a learner's dash. This can create more focus and motivation in courses.
Insights for authorsInsights helps authors to review and improve course content.
How do I change the order of my content?Course authors can re-order the content within a course easily with iQualify's drag and drop tools.
Removing/hiding sectionsHow to remove or hide sections and subsections in your course
Adding or splitting pagesAs an author you can incrementally build your course adding pages on the fly and splitting them if needed.
How to add links between pagesCourse authors can insert links to other pages to direct learners to previous relevant content
How to add goals into your courseCourse authors can add learner goals into their course as a reference for themselves and other collaborators