Teaching resources


Videoconferencing is available through Zoom at https://zoom.us. Anybody can join a zoom meeting, provided they have a smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer equiped with video, microphone and speaker (e.g. webcam and/or headsets). Anybody can also host a meeting with a limit of 40 minutes per call: in order to do that, just sign up with…

VMware Horizon to Access PC labs

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SplashTop to Access Macs

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Remote Access to Computer Labs

Some labs with specialty software have been designated for remote access, i.e. you can access these machines from home. If you have a class scheduled in those rooms, you will be sent instructions on how to access these resources. VMware Horizon to access PCs for Interior Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Design, 3D Animation SplashTop to…

Online Classrooms

Your teacher(s) will inform you of the platform to use for online classes: Moodle, or Léa/Omnivox. They will also inform you of the use of MIO (the internal messaging system) within their class.

Online Classes for Students

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Online Classes for Faculty

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Moodle is an open source Course Management System designed to create an online environment where students can interact with their classmates, download resource materials and interact with activities established by their courses’ instructors. Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. At Dawson, Moodle replaced WebCT since August 2009. Moodle can be accessed…

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a collaboration platform that combines persistent workplace chat, video meetings, file storage, and application integration. Other resources Microsoft Teams Quick Guide for Education Microsoft instructor-led Webinars on Teams Microsoft Remote Learning Community Live support from 11AM to 2PM: click here (beware launches a Team-videoconference)

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning (formerly known as Lynda.com),can be accessed via the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ)

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