The purpose of this training is to understand the difference between Dashboards and WorkCenters in my.harvard. This training will explore how FAS Dashboards and WorkCenters can be used to support data and reporting needs. A general overview of all FAS WorkCenters will be provided, followed by a closer look at the following Dashboards:
Smith Campus Center, 4th floor, large conference room
Please bring a laptop to this workshop.
As a Department Administrator or House Administrator it is your responsibility to give new leadership or staff access to my.harvard or renew the appointments for existing members of the roster (this is also referred to as Managing an Advising Committee). If you are a House Academic Coordinator, you may also benefit from knowing how to update your roster in my.harvard.
Roles in my.harvard typically expire on December 31 or June 30. You can update...
The courses deadline for departments to make catalog changes is January 15, 2020, and the best way to ensure your department's data is error-proof is to run the FAS Curriculum WorkCenter audits. Join the courses staff for a cup of coffee/tea as we review how to run and resolve audit results from the FAS WorkCenter before the courses deadline.
Departments should carefully consider the set up of former full year courses. Designating a course as indivisible has serious impacts on grading, credit value, repeat for credit rules, and enrollment process. In this training you will learn about how to set up an indivisible course. We will also review how each course should look in the catalog view and schedule of classes view.
Science Center 142 (1st Floor, by the Oxford Street Entrance)
In this training, you will learn how to setup and access the course site, add/remove users, and upload course resources, such as a course syllabus or events to the site calendar. This training is conducted by the Academic Technologies for FAS.
Milestones are non-course-related events that a student must fulfill for a degree. They include things such as language requirements, qualifying and oral examinations, thesis, and dissertation. Learn how to assign and update milestones, as well as, record completions of milestones and attempts to fulfill them.