Roles that are the Same as Instructor:
Teaching Assistant – can be added by the instructor
Master – used only in Master Courses
Archive – what an instructor is converted to when we move courses from the main page – about 1 year and a few weeks after the course started. All courses are deactivated (so they disappear from the student view) when they role is changed. Instructors can reactivate if they choose to.
Sandbox – used only in Sandbox Courses
Moderator – used in non-course courses; can add participants
Librarian – used to add embedded librarians into classes
Roles that are the Same as Student:
Participant – (used in non-course courses – can be added by moderator)
Reviewer – Primarily in SNL in their master courses but can be used by others; also used for QM Reviewers, (like a student role but is able to see unavailable content and unavailable courses)
Tutor – This is a copy of reviewer but is invisible – designed specifically for QRC tutors but could be used for others.
Incomplete – can be used to add a student to a course for the purposes of completing and incomplete – provides access to a course that is inactive
Fellows (used by Writing Fellows) – TA level access
Observer – this is an invisible role (can’t be seen in the D2L Classlist)
- Can view course content
- Cannot view grades
- Cannot interact with students at all
- Can only observe
CDM Grader – This is a TA type role used only be CDM that is invisible to the students (doesn’t appear in the classlist)
Faculty – used only by SNL Online – this is a facilitator role. They can facilitate and grade student work, but cannot modify content
FacArchive – the role SNLOnline course instructors are given when their courses are archived.