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Course Management Tools

The course management tools on this page are services used at UM-Dearborn.


UM-Dearborn has adopted Canvas as the single learning management system (LMS) for the entire campus. The migration of courses from Ctools and VLT to Canvas will occur during the 2013-2014 acadmic year.




CTools is an advanced web-based course and collaboration environment. It is a set of tools designed to help instructors, researchers and students create course websites and project websites.




Virtual Learning Tool (VLT)

Virtual Learning Tool (VLT) is an advanced server-based software program that is used to enhance an on-campus course or to facilitate a web-based distance education offering.


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