Curriculum Strategy: Catalog Workbox Access from Unified Navigation
Curriculum Strategy has created a faster and more effective way to access and work within the catalog workbox. With our next feature release, you will see these changes available through your Unified Navigation.
Current Catalog Workbox Access
This is the current catalog workbox experience, found within ...
Catalog Course Page Filter Option
Every catalog has a Course (or Course Description) page, which is the parent item for all courses. Currently, the Courses pages default to look like this:
Users can now search for courses on your course page and getting this feature on your course page is as simple as checking a box!
If you would like to implement a course filter on th...
Course Dependency Report
Now available from your Tools screen in Unified Navigation is the Course Dependency Report.
After launching the new tool, you will be prompted to select a catalog year and catalog.
Please be aware of the messaging on the tool. The date retrieval will not be in real-time. This data is refreshed nightly.
Because of this, your selected catalog da...
Tools Available from Unified Navigation
Over the last year, Curriculum Strategy has introduced new tools to make catalog and curriculum management easier.
As we continue to broaden our Unified Navigation, we have moved these new features to the Tools page of your Unified Navigation, allowing faster access to these self-service options.
You can now find the following too...
In our latest version/upgrade for Curriculum Forms, more Ripple components have been implemented to improve the user experience and create a more intuitive process. In addition to this latest release for the upgraded forms, there are also a couple improvements that have been released to the Unified Navigation dashboard.
The following updates have been implemented for t...
Catalog Hyperlinks & URLs to Become Lowercase
To better accommodate designated third-party vendors who need to crawl the catalog sites (ex: Siteimprove) the catalog URLs and hyperlinks will be converted to lowercase. This change should also improve any broken link apps the catalog site may be checked against, as well as different API use cases.
This will not affect exis...
MathJax Available for Catalog Sites & Syllabus Output
We now have the ability to implement MathJax upon request to the Catalog Sites.
MathJax is a third-party vendor that allows you to create easy-to-read math equations from a rich text editor.
MathJax is an excellent option for creating easy-to-read math in all browsers if you include equations in your course or sylla...
Extract Course Data Tool
This is a simplified option for extracting course data out of the catalog. Often times data is changed from within the system, and providing that data in a CSV format can offer an institution the option to sync their other systems with the course data found in Curriculum Strategy.
Find more details here: Extract Course Data Tool Article
This release delivers a self-service way to relink Curriculum Management forms to your latest course catalog, plus some updates to improve the user experience in the Curriculum Management and My Items dashboards in Unified Navigation.
Link Curriculum Management to your Latest Course Catalog with “Re-link Forms”
The new “Re-link Forms”...
This release delivers a self-service catalog rollover feature so you can build your starting point for next year's catalog in minutes, and the ability for users to preview how proposed curriculum changes will look on the catalog website.
Catalog Rollover - Live now!
With the new self-service catalog rollover option, you - as a catalog administrator - can build your st...
Today's release brings 3 more enhancements so you can:
Help participants navigate the curriculum proposal process more confidently byconfiguring a new set of in-app messages, tailored to their specific form fields andactions they’re taking.
Update catalog headers and footers in minutes through new fields in your InstitutionSettings area!
Include the syllabi you manage...
New Name: Watermark Curriculum Strategy
In this first round of in-product updates to reflect SmartCatalog’s new name, you’ll see a new product logo on login pages and in the headers in the system, an updated app bar, and some revisions to text throughout the product to refer to Watermark Curriculum Strategy.These changes do not affect the functionality, workflows, and U...
Today’s release delivers the ability to use both scheduled and instant email notifications to drive faculty engagement with curriculum and syllabus proposals. Just as a reminder...
Instant Notifications inform participants in proposal workflows immediately when something is ready for their review.
Scheduled Notifications provide participants with a roll-up summary remi...