D2L Information for Faculty

D2L Brightspace is the learning environment (LE) used by Normandale Community College to support and enhance the delivery of courses to students, whether they are fully online, hybrid, or face-to-face. 

NOTE: Videos provided below are created by the D2L Resource Center for all D2L users worldwide. Some instructions provided will vary from Normandale's Brightspace instance, such as, navigation bars, tools, and features currently available.  Please contact the ITS Helpdesk if you have any questions about features that are available for Normandale.

Getting Started
(New Faculty)
Semester Start
for Instructors
Miscellaneous Tasks
for Instructors
Assignments Awards Tool
Assignment Grader
iPad App
Checklist Competencies Content Course: Administration
Discussions Course Admin Grades Import Grades
into ISRS
Groups and Sections
HTML Editor


Copy Course Components

Multimedia Notifications Question Library
QUizzes Rubrics Self-Assessments Surveys User Progress

D2L Announcements/Updates

CTL Topics