Topic outline

  • Welcome to

    College of the Rockies Online Student Help Manual

    On this page you will find How-to's to help you navigate the website and complete your course assignments. 

    If you can't find the help you need here, please contact the COTR Online Help Desk for assistance - see footer at the bottom of the page for contact information and hours.

  • Getting Started

    Here you will find:
    • Responses to Frequently Asked Questions
    • Tips for succeeding at Online Learning
    • Directions for logging into www.COTROnline.ca
    • Directions for finding your Course(s)
    • Directions for changing your profile, adding a photo, etc.
    Pages: 6URLs: 3
  • Grade Book

    Page: 1
  • Discussion Forums / Online Text Assignments

    Discussion Forum iconNote: some of the information provided here also applies to Online Text Assignments.

    Pages: 5
  • Assignments

    Assignment Icon Assignments may require you to:

    Upload a file
    Respond directly using an online text box
    Due Dates are shown; the colour indicates whether the due date is up-coming or past:

    assignment due or past due

    Pages: 2Book: 1
  • Quizzes & Exams

    Quiz Iconmay also be called tests or assignments

  • Wikis

    wiki iconWikis allow you to work with classmates and create mini-websites with single or multiple pages - think Wikipedia

  • Other Technology

    This section provides help for:

    • Troubleshooting Library Database Issues

    • Skype for Business

    • MS Office

    It also includes links to earlier versions of this help guide.
    Files: 2Pages: 4