After a Microsoft Teams has been created for your course, you need to link it to your Learn.UQ course so that students can access the course Teams. 

You will need to:

  • Copy the MS Teams link,
  • Create a content area under Learn.UQ course menu,
  • Create a web link and paste the MS Teams link,
  • Enter instructions to students.

Copy the MS Teams link

  1. Access your MS Teams site.
  2. Click on the three-dot (...) icon.
  3. Select the Get link to team option.

  1. Click on the Copy button.

Create a content area under Learn.UQ course menu

  1. Access your Learn.UQ course.
  2. Click on the plus (+) icon.
  3. Select the Content Area option.

  1. Enter Microsoft Teams into the name textbox.
  2. Check the Available to Users checkbox.
  3. Click on the Submit button.

  1. Drag the Microsoft Teams menu to the position underneath the Assessment in the course menu.

  1. Click on Microsoft Teams on the course menu.
  2. Under Build Content, select the Web Link option.

  1. Enter Microsoft Teams into the name textbox.
  2. Paste the Teams link onto the URL textbox.

  1. Copy and paste the following instructions onto the Description textbox:

Click on the link above to access the Course Code Microsoft Team.  

Note, you will need to use your firstname.lastnameXX@uqconnect.edu.au email address to access the Team. 

Technical instructions and support 

Can’t access Teams? Contact the UQ Library AskUs Team and ask to speak with a member from Tier 2.

AskUs can assist students with the following issues:

  • Adding students to the course in Microsoft Teams
  • Issues logging in to Microsoft Teams
  • How to use Microsoft Teams

AskUs are unable to assist students with the following issues and they should be directed to your course coordinator:

  • Adding you to private channels for small group work.
  • Answering course-related questions.

Click on the Submit button. The instruction will be displayed.