UC Learning Services

Online Courses — Informing Your Students

Before the start of each semester, we communicate with prospective and enrolled students about the courses you deliver at a distance. Here are some of our most effective methods. Mass Mailings. Approximately two months before […]

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Webconferencing

Adobe Connect© synchronous web conferencing platform version 9.3 ( New features) UMS IT supports two servers: meet.maine.edu and connect.maine.edu. Meet.maine.edu is a concurrent license server supporting 100 logins. Connect.maine.edu is a named-host server, and is […]

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Webconferencing

Onsite Proctored Exams

Faculty will provide students with the link to the Testing Location Registration form to sign up to take their exam(s) at the ITV site or University Center nearest to them. This alerts UC Learning Services to deliver the […]

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Proctored Exams

University College Phonebridge

Dial in from any phone in the country: 1-866-245-5616 The phone bridge enables students to collaborate with one another or with their instructor via a toll-free line. Students who are alone may participate in group […]

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Syllabi, Handouts, EReserves

Course Packs A course pack is a syllabus containing additional material, such as articles and exercises*.  Any copyrighted materials, including but not limited to, articles, drawings, CDs and DVDs, must go through a clearance process […]

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Syllabus, Courspack, Handouts

Course Planning Timeline

Timeline Action At least two months prior to beginning of semester New faculty: Submit a Faculty Policies form to indicate your preferences for attendance, delayed viewing, etc. Returning faculty: Review your published policies and re-submit […]

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Timeline

Textbook Request Form

The UMA Bookstore supplies text and materials supplier for distance students. Students can dial 1-800-621-0083 or go to www.umabookstore.com to place their order(s). Materials will be shipped to students by the UMA Bookstore. A copy […]

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