How do I add an External tool activity?
You will learn how to create an External tool activity in your course in TITANium. The most commonly used External tool module is Turnitin. Do you want to learn how to create a Turnitin Assignment?
The External tool activity module is primarily used for external (to TITANium) web services which are designed to interact with TITANium. Some of them are allowed to communicate with the gradebook; others are simply allowing students access to protected content.
Follow the steps below to use the External tool activity to link to NBC Learn. This will allow students to search the NBC Learn database of video news clips.
1. Enter your course.
2. Turn editing on.
Click the Turn editing on link within the ADMINISTRATION block or click on the Turn editing on button at the top right-corner of the course main page.
3. View the course with editing turned on.
4. Click on Add resource or activity.
8. View the list of available external tools.
10. Select Embed, without blocks.
11. Change Grade to None.
12. The link is now on the course main page.
13. Student view of NBC Learn.
You have now learned how to add an External tool activity to your course in TITANium.