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Fall Semester 2017
Anth 1080 Fall 2017
Understanding Global Cultures
University of Minnesota Duluth
29723 - 001 LEC, 2:00 P.M. - 3:50 P.M., Tu, Th (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017), Cina 214, Roufs,Tim, instruction mode: Partially Online, 4 credits
Schedule may change as events of the semester require
(.pdf version f2017)
E-mail Tim Roufs for more information
text assignments summary
Go to your Folder and have a look (once it is made available on-line) . . .
You will find basic "General" course information for the semester in “Block One”
(at the very top of your Moodle folder).
The "A-Z" links (circled below) are handy to jump to up-to-date current topics . . .
They are handy to find out more information on any subject that is scheduled to be covered in this course.
These can really be useful when you start looking for a topic for your term project.
Click on "Grades" in the left sidebar of "Block 1" (circled below)
and it will take you to your Gradebook that lists all of the course requirements, options, and due dates . . .
(subject to minor changes as new discoveries and announcements warrant
Your Gradebook will look something like this . . .
Clicking on one of the "Section Links" is very handy, especially later on in the semester . . .
That will take you to Week 1, Week 2 . . .
Your Week 1 information, for example, will look something like this . . .
Keep in mind that only the materials in the center panel are required. . .
The items and materials in the sidebars are extra materials for you to use or not,
as you see fit
Clicking on the"Maximize Content" icon (circled below)
will eliminate the Extra Sidebars and most of the clutter on any page . . .
After clicking on the Maximize Content icon your screen will be cleaned up and will look something like this . . .
Have a look at the basic layout for the materials that appear
in each week’s Moodle “Block” as it appears in the Main Panel.
Your Typical Week in Global Cultures will look something like this . . . .
- 2018 Timothy G. Roufs
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