Remote Resources

Remote Resources

Canvas

Remote Lectures

Instructors may implement a variety of methods to deliver course content and facilitate student engagement.

Below are instructions for how to utilize YuJa and Zoom, two common tools that will be used by instructors.

Remote Testing

Below are instructions for students for exams that are to be administered using Respondus or Examity.

We also want to make you aware that while Respondus and Examity are typically paid services, students will not be charged for using these services.

Important Considerations

  1. Double-check the TIME ZONE
  2. Double-check the time of day for scheduling- AM or PM
  3. Run the computer requirements check at least twice, including once a bit before testing

Respondus

Using Respondus

System Requirements

  • Note: LockDown Browser is not compatible with Chromebooks or ChromeOS
  • Windows: 10, 8, 7
  • Mac: OS X 10.10 or higher
  • Web camera (internal or external) & microphone
  • A broadband internet connection

Support

Examity

Note: As of 3/24, Examity is not available as an option to your instructors as their remote monitoring offices have been temporarily closed.

Using Examity

System Requirements

  • Desktop computer or laptop (tablets, Chromebook and cell phones do not meet our requirements)
  • A working built-in or external webcam and microphone
  • Internet speed must be at least 2 Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload. Hot spots are not recommended.
  • Browser with pop-up blocker disabled

Support

  • (855) 392-6489
  • support@examity.com

Collaborate on Group Work

Your instructors have a couple of options when it comes to using Canvas to manage group collaboration.

Here is information on using the two most commonly used options:

Canvas Collaborations

Canvas Collaborations are powered by Google Apps

 

If the features in the above links are not available to you, then your instructor has most likely not enabled those features. Please contact your instructor or TA directly with any questions.

Communicating with instructors & peers

Instructor/TA to Student

Your instructors have several options when it comes to communicating with you. Here are a few of the commonly used options in Canvas and EEE:

Student to Student

The University is also providing Zoom

Get Help

Login issues (WebAuth, DUO): Contact the OIT Help Desk at 949-824-2222 or oit@uci.edu

Issues with connecting to campus services while off campus: You may need to use the OIT Software VPN. Contact the OIT Help Desk at 949-824-2222 or oit@uci.edu for assistance.

Using Canvas: Contact the EEE team at eee-support@uci.edu. Local help for these tools is available between 8AM-11AM and 12PM-5PM Monday-Friday. Outside of these hours, consider consulting the Instructure Canvas help docs

Concerns not covered on this webpage: Contact your instructor or teaching assistant

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