Add Existing material

  1. From a course with Lessons enabled, on the navbar, click Content.
  2. From the table of contents, select the unit, lesson, or folder you are adding material to.
  3. Click Add Existing.
  4. Choose one of the available options:
    • Google Drive > click Continue to Google Drive > Allow> choose an item to add.
      Note: When adding private files from a Google Drive account to Brightspace Learning Environment, a notification indicates if the file is private and instructors are given the option to change permissions so that anyone with the link can view the file.

    • OneDrive > click Continue to OneDrive > select your account > enter credentials and click Accept > choose an item to add.

    • Assignment > click Create a New Assignment, then add a name and description, and click Create and Insert.

    • Discussion > Create New Discussion Forum, then add a name and description, and click Create and Insert.

    • Quiz > click Create New Quiz, then add a name and description, and click Create and Insert.

    • External Tool Activity > select from the tool providers that are in use by your institution. Each CIM has an individual tile on the Add Materials page.

    • SCORM Object > select a SCORM course package to import into the Lessons tool.

    • LOR > search or browse for a learning object from Brightspace Learning Repository (LOR). A learning object can be a quiz, presentation, image, video, or any other kind of document or file you use to create course content and learning materials for online learning.

    • Checklist > click Create New Checklist, then add a name and description, and click Create and Insert.

      Tip: To clearly indicate where you are adding material to, the top of the page displays breadcrumbs. This also allows you to easily navigate up or down the tree to add material at different levels.