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Procedures of Creating NetAcad Courses

How instructors can create courses and add students in CIC Academy

1. Login to Cisco Networking Academy Portal

a. Open web browser

b. Go to URL : www.netacad.com

c. Click “Log in”

d. Enter netacad “Email address or screen name”[1]

e. Enter “Password” and then click the “Log In” button

2. Create a course

a. Click “I’m Teaching” at the landing page after login

b. Click the “Create Course” button

c. Make sure you are selected “CIC Academy - CA”

d. Select the course you want to teach, need to be at least one of the following :

· Introduction to the Internet of Everything

· Introduction to IoT

e. Click “Continue”

f. Select “Language” version of your selected course

g. Enter the following information

· Course ID

· Course Name

· Start Date

· End Date

· Description (Optional)

· Instructor

Ø You should be the default instructor of the course

Ø If you have some other instructor want to add to the course so as to co-manage, you can select and add his / her to the course

h. Click “Continue”

i. Review the information and check, if no problem, select “Publish Now”

j. The site will bring you to the “Add Students” page

· Click the “Add Students” button

· Click either “Add Student” (add student one-by-one) or “Import CSV” (add student by batch)

[1] Every instructor needs to have an instructor role in Cisco Networking Academy

· If instructor has a current instructor account under a NetAcad (Networking Academy), please use that account

· If instructor is new to the NetAcad program, after signing up the CIC competition, please contact Mr. Albert Wong (albertwong@aitle.org.hk) of the Association of IT Leaders in Education (AiTLE) for creating an instructor for you under CIC Academy

· For any problem re Cisco Networking Academy Login, please also contact Mr. Albert Wong of AiTLE