LaunchPad and Writer's Help 2.0 > Adding Macmillan Course Tools to a D2L/Brightspace Content Module

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Please note: Macmillan Course Tools will be available in your school’s D2L/Brightspace site only after your Administrator has completed the integration setup with the assistance of the Macmillan Learning Integration team.

Some institutions prohibit instructors from adding Macmillan Course Tools to a Content Module. If you do not have this option in your courses, please try the instructions in this article: Adding Macmillan Course Tools to your D2L/Brightspace Course Homepage.

If Macmillan Course Tools are not available at all in your D2L/Brightspace courses, please contact your Macmillan Learning Representative.


Access your Brightspace/D2L course

  1. Click on the Content tab
  2. click Add a module. Type the name of the Module where you would like to add Macmillan Tools. Hit Enter to create the module.

Note: You may also select a pre-existing module from your Brightspace/D2L course to add Macmillan Course Tools.

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Add External Learning Tools

  1. Click on the module.
  2. Click Add Existing Activities.
  3. From the drop-down, select External Learning Tools.

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Select "Macmillan Course Tools launch"

Note: Do not select Macmillan Course Builder launch.



"Macmillan Course Tools Launch" will now appear as a link in your D2L/Brightspace content module

Click on the link to confirm that Macmillan Course Tools are available. You should see a link with a red flag icon that says Getting Started.

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