Getting Around Your Course
The Learning Management System (LMS, called a Course Management System or CMS by some) is your "home base" for online courses. You'll first log into the LMS to see a listing of courses to which you have access. Clicking on a course title will bring you to that course's space within the LMS. It is in that course space that you will find your course readings, other assignments, announcements from your instructor, etc. There you will also find links to any other technologies used by the course, such as wikis, blogs, and Elluminate/Collaborate Live! virtual offices.
The University of Illinois currently supports multiple Learning Management Systems, depending upon your specific situation: