Information Technology Services – David Steinour, Associate Vice President for Information Technology
Last Revised: 11/09/2016
Title: Learning Management System (LMS)
Applicable: Furman University (Students and Faculty)
Contacts: IT Service Center ext. 3277
Background: This policy addresses the implementation of a Learning Management System (LMS), an on-line system that allows students to participate in discussions, take tests, receive assignments on-line, and have access to class announcements. This policy states who is authorized to use the system, what may be placed on the system, as well as account and course creation and deletion specifications.
Policy: All current Furman faculty members are entitled to the creation of an LMS account, which will house on-line forums for each class they are currently teaching. All current Furman students are entitled to a LMS account if it is required for their classes. Staff members, whose jobs require them to use the LMS for faculty support reasons, are entitled to the creation of a LMS account.