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We have carefully created resources and tool guides to help you get started on Amathuba, from sharing your files and content to setting up quizzes.

Getting started

Experience a smooth introduction to Amathuba with our concise 3-page Getting Started Quick Guide. This comprehensive guide covers essential topics such as course navigation, content sharing, communication with students, activity setup, grading, and progress monitoring.

For a more in-depth understanding of Amathuba, delve into our Getting Started Comprehensive Guide. This guide offers step-by-step instructions on logging in, navigating the platform, and highlights the significance of the Content tool, where all your valuable resources are shared.

Enhance your knowledge further with the self-paced Amathuba Staff Orientation course, designed to accommodate your schedule. If you encounter any difficulties accessing the course, please reach out to the CILT Helpdesk at for prompt assistance.

If you're transitioning from Vula to Amathuba, we've got you covered. Explore our Tool Comparison summary table and the Amathuba Tools Overview to easily identify the similarities and differences between the two platforms.

Amathuba Guide for Tutors

This comprehensive resource is specifically designed to assist tutors in navigating the Amathuba platform for the courses they are tutoring. Whether you're new to the platform or looking to enhance your existing skills, this guide will provide you with the necessary insights and instructions to make the most of your tutoring experience on Amathuba. From course management to student interaction and effective resource sharing, we've got you covered every step of the way. Let's dive in and unlock the full potential of Amathuba for your tutoring success.

Tool guides
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Here are some quick links to our upcoming Amathuba training workshops and webinars, our YouTube channel and to book a consultation with one of our Learning Designers to help you prepare for your course migration from Vula to Amathuba. Amathuba is powered by Brightspace - there are also additional links to the Brightspace community and resources.

CILT Resources

Additional Resources