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Learning Management System: CourseSpaces

CourseSpaces is a web-based environment whose primary purpose is to enhance the teaching and learning experiences by making them more flexible.

CourseSpaces enables instructors and administrators to:

CourseSpaces enables students to:

Who can use this service?

How do I request or access this service?

CourseSpaces course shells can be requested the same way as Moodle course shells: via the UVic portal (for instructors) or via OLSA (for departmental administrative staff). For step-by-step instructions, please visit

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When is this service available?

CourseSpaces is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. You can be informed of service interruptions by subscribing to Informed.

How do I get help with this service?

Some basic support documentation is available at We are working hard to add new content on CourseSpaces to our support web site.

Instructors can also request assistance via our online help form.

Students requiring assistance should contact the Computer Help Desk.