edX-Connect LTI Integration

 

Integration Options

Use Case

Features

CWL integration into edge.edx.org

EdX used as the primary platform.

This option is for users who wish to use edX for all course content delivery.

  • Students log in to the EdX platform (http://edge.edx.org) with their UBC CWL
  • Instructors can run a query to match the students’ UBC CWL with their edX account.
  • Single authentication where students do not have to sign on to multiple platforms.
Embedded LTI content into Conect

Connect used as the primary platform.

This option is for users who wish to only use certain tools in edX but the primary platform is still Connect.

  • Students log in to the Connect platform (http://connect.ubc.ca) with their UBC CWL
  • Seamless integration of edX content into Connect
  • Graded content can be pushed from edX to the Connect Grade Centre
LTI user integration into edX Connect and edX used together
  • Single sign on between Connect and edX
  • Students will navigate two environments: edX and Connect