Welcome to the CU Group Technology Induction

πŸ“±What is Aula?

πŸ‘‰Aula is the new Learning Experience Platform you will be using at your CU Group campus.

πŸ‘‰ The platform is mobile first and gives you access to your course materials and better communication with your Tutors and fellow classmates.

πŸ‘‰ You will also be attached to a community page where you will be attached to a space with all the other students from around the CU Group studying the same course as you.

πŸ”—Β How do I access Aula?

πŸ“± Aula can be used via a mobile App or by using an internet browser

🌐 If you are using a browser Google Chrome seems to work best

πŸ‘‰ First, head over to general.aula.education

πŸ‘‰ From here, you'll enter your email address and hit "Enter"

πŸŽ“How do I use Aula as a student?

How do I find my modules?

Click on the "Title" of your current module and you will see a dropdown with all modules attached.

How do I use the other features of Aula?

πŸ‘‰ Below is a portal for students that will give you access to short videos and information of how to use Aula. This will update throughout the year if any changes or additions are made.

πŸ’»What other Technology can I access?

πŸ‘‰ At the CU Group you will have access to the following technology and platforms to make sure you have everything you need to complete your studies.

πŸ“±Β Aula - This will be the platform you use to access course content and any assignment work.

βš™οΈΒ Apps Anywhere - This gives you access to additional apps provided by the University to allow you to complete your studies.

πŸ–₯️ Office 365 - You will have access to office 365 with your account this will give you access to Word, PowerPoint, Excel and OneDrive.

πŸ“§Β Outlook for Email - You will get access to Microsoft Outlook to access University emails.

πŸ‘πŸ½Β Wayfinder/Student portal - You will get access to Wayfinder and the student portal to access support from all of the departments at the CU Groups.

Zoom - Online lessons will be delivered usually via Zoom. You can read more about this here

Student Checklist

πŸ‘‰ Below is a guide on some things we recommend you do each day through your student journey.

πŸ“±Β Log into Aula daily - Make sure you keep up to date with your studies and check content and Tutor communication on your modules.

😎 Make sure you check your community page weekly - This page will have information about your overall course and will advertise events, external speakers etc.

πŸ“§Β Check your University emails - Make sure you check your student email on a daily basis. The University will only email you on your University account.

πŸ“…Β Make sure you know when your deadlines are - Make sure you are aware of your Assignment deadlines.

πŸŽ“Β Online/offline study - You may start the year with a mixture of online and offline study make sure you know when online lectures are and you have the equipment to access these. Also checking materials daily is key as some of these will require you to watch videos, work on activities etc.

🀝 Online session etiquette - Make sure you are on time for online sessions, these are no different from classroom sessions. When you enter an online room make sure you are on mute so you do not disrupt other students already in the session.


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