THE CLASS WEBSITE
You will be given an author account on this course site. This is where you will make your weekly posts and interact with other students. Log in by clicking on the Dashboard icon on our site and use your UA credentials. If you need help with your UA credentials, please contact OIT.
If you do not wish that your UA account name to be used, you can change your display name in your profile settings (located in the dashboard of this site under ‘Your Profile’. Contact your instructor if you have questions or concerns.
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Please make sure you use an easy to read font and clear formatting for all your assignments. All assignments must be edited before submission for typos, spelling errors, grammar and overall appearance. Opinions and commentary should be expressed in a formal register. Slang, such as “cool” and “dude” is not appropriate for an academic setting.
THE UAF WRITING CENTER
If you need help editing and perfecting your work the Writing Center is a resource that is available. They provide a fax tutoring service for students enrolled in the Center for Distance Education. Students can fax their writing to (1-800-478-5246), and they will have a telephone tutorial with a tutor at a designated time. They also offer fax tutorials Monday through Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Phone the Writing Center (907) 474-5314.
HOW TO CREATE A POST
Log in first. Then click on the ‘+New‘ button at the top of your screen.