Resources and Activities

Usually the course page structure or layout involves a main section at the top of the page followed by topic, weekly or module sections. Generally, undergraduate courses will have 10 topics or sections and graduate courses will have 5 topics or sections.

Most of the time all course sections are visible, but there may be times that when an instructor hides a section making in unavailable. If you are unable to see/access a section, which is grayed out, contact your instructor.

A course page contains resources and activities within each section.

  • Resources are items that support learning, such as files, links, or videos.
  • Activities are something that the student will do that interacts with other students or the instructor.

Most common resources (uploaded by your instructor) are:



Most common activities (interactions with instructor or students).





Note: An instructor can structure a course differently.