Navigating course content in UQ Extend

  1. Access your UQ Extend course via the link in your Learn.UQ (Blackboard) course or through For step-by-step instructions, refer to the Access UQ Extend Content guide.
  2. In the Course page, click on the View Course or Resume Course button to access your content.

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  1. Click on the arrows to expand section, then subsection.
  2. Click on the appropriate link to access the content.

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  1. You can progress through content by clicking the Next button.
  2. You can review previous content by clicking the Previous button.

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  1. The icons between the Previous and Next buttons indicate the type of activity/content that must be completed on the page.
  2. You can click on these icons to navigate to that particular page. 
  • video icon in UQ Extend = Video
  • text icon in UQ Extend = Text or Discussions
  • assessment icon in UQ Extend = Assessment (i.e. Quiz)
  1. Click on the breadcrumb links to navigate to specific sections of the content.

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Your progress is indicated by a tick, which appears after 6 seconds on text-only pages while pages with videos require the whole video to be watched.

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In addition, students can bookmark pages for easy access to other parts.

  1. In your UQ Extend course, click on the Bookmark this page link.

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  1. Access Bookmarks by returning to the UQ Extend course's main mage and clicking on the Bookmarks link.

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Students can create notes based on the text in the UQ Extend course.

  1. Highlight the text and click on the pencil icon.

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  1. Enter your note then click on the Save button.

Note: After writing and saving notes, you can hover over the newly highlighted section to either:

  • See the note
  • Edit the note
  • Or delete the note
  1. Access previously-entered notes by clicking on the Notes page.

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