University of Southern Indiana

Creating a Journal

  1. Go to your course
  2. Click on content area where you would like to add a journal
  3. Click on Add Interactive Tool
  4. Click on Journal
  5. Select
    1. Link to Journal Page (to see all journals) or
    2. Link to a Journal (for a specific journal)
      1. Select specific journal or
      2. Click Create New Journal button if you want a new journal
        1. Enter a journal name
        2. Enter instructions in text box
        3. Set availability
        4. Set Date/Time Restrictions
        5. Select Journal Settings
          1. Set Index Entries (Index is the listing of all journal titles)
          2. Choose to Allow Users to Edit and Delete Entries or not
          3. Choose to Allow Users to Delete Comments or not
          4. Choose to Permit Course Users to View Journal or not
          5. Choose to Grade Journal or not
        6. Click Submit
      3. Select journal to be linked
      4. Click Next
      5. Enter Description of Journal
      6. Set Options
      7. Click Submit
      8. Journals can also be accessed through the following:
        1. Go to your course
        2. Click on Course Tools in Control Panel
        3. Click on Journals


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