Brightspace Pulse features an intuitive interface for the iOS and Android operating systems.

iOS

The Brightspace Pulse interface on iOS

  1. The Calendar icon (iOS) Calendar tab includes Schedule and Week sub-tabs to toggle between views:
    • Schedule view displays a complete list of all activities for the duration of your courses.
    • Week view displays a list of activities for the selected day and a graph that displays the week's activities at a glance.
  2. The Courses tab Courses tab displays the courses you are currently enrolled in, and a button to access the org homepage in Brightspace Learning Environment. By default, this tab displays when you log in to Brightspace Pulse.
  3. The Notifications icon (iOS) Notifications tab displays notifications about course-related news, updates, and grades from Announcements, Grades, and Content in Brightspace Learning Environment. In addition, you can read and reply to discussion threads.
  4. The activity list displays To-dosReadingsAssignments, and Evaluations.
    • Navigate activities by swiping up or down.
    • Swiping left/right moves to the next/previous week. As you navigate, the graph updates.
    • Tapping an activity displays detailed information and actions you can perform.
    • Tapping a Disabled activity checkmark checkmark icon marks the activity as complete (Activity checkmark enabled).
  5. From the Calendar tab, with Week view selected, the graph indicates which days are the busiest.
    • Navigate weeks by swiping left/right or using Apple VoiceOver. As you navigate, the activity list updates.
    • Tapping a day updates the activity list.
  6. The Add Activity icon (iOS) Add activity icon allows you to create activities to fill in any gaps in your schedule.
  7. The Course Filter icon (iOS) Course filter icon filters the Schedule and Week view by courses and/or activities.
  8. The Settings icon (iOS) Settings icon allows you to log out, provide feedback, or view the version number.

Android

The Brightspace Pulse interface on Android

  1. The Calendar icon (iOS) Calendar tab includes Week and Schedule sub-tabs to toggle between views:
    • Schedule view displays a complete list of all activities for the duration of your courses.
    • Week view displays a list of activities for the selected day and a graph that displays the week's activities at a glance.
  2. The Courses tab Courses tab displays the courses you are currently enrolled in, and a button to access the org homepage in Brightspace Learning Environment. By default, this tab displays when you log in to Brightspace Pulse.
  3. The Notifications icon (iOS) Notifications tab displays notifications about course-related news, updates, and grades from Announcements, Grades, and Content in Brightspace Learning Environment. In addition, you can read and reply to discussion threads.
  4. The Add Activity icon (Android) Add activity icon allows you to create activities to fill in any gaps in your schedule.
  5. The activity list displays To-dosReadingsAssignments, and Evaluations.
    • Navigate activities by swiping up/down.
    • Swiping left/right moves to the next/previous day. As you navigate, the graph updates.
    • Tapping an activity displays detailed information and actions you can perform.
    • Tapping a Disabled activity checkmark checkmark icon marks the activity as complete (Activity checkmark enabled).
  6. From the Calendar tab, with Week view selected, the graph indicates which days are the busiest.
    • Navigate weeks by swiping left/right. As you navigate, the activity list updates.
    • Tapping a day updates the activity list for that day.
    • Streamline your view by tilting your device to landscape view, hiding the activity list.
  7. The Course filter icon (Android) Course filter icon filters the Week and Schedule views by courses and/or activities.
  8. The Settings icon (Android) Settings icon allows you to log out, provide feedback, or view the version number.