Features

Assist student learning

Question Help

Homework and practice questions in MyLab Engineering are correlated to the textbook, they regenerate algorithmically to give students unlimited opportunity for practice and mastery, and they offer helpful feedback when students enter incorrect answers. Questions contain a number of tutorial tools and Learning Aids that give students the help they need when they need it.

Exercises provide step-by-step instruction, input-specific feedback, hints, videos, links to spreadsheets, sample problems, or the exact spot in the eText that addresses the learning objective of the problem.

 

Foster student engagement and peer-to-peer learning

Learning Catalytics™

Learning Catalytics helps you generate class discussion, customize your lecture, and promote peer-to-peer learning with real-time analytics. As a student response tool, Learning Catalytics uses students’ smartphones, tablets, or laptops to engage them in more interactive tasks and thinking.

  • NEW! Upload a full PowerPoint® deck for easy creation of slide questions.
  • NEW! Team names are no longer case sensitive.
  • Help your students develop critical thinking skills.
  • Monitor responses to find out where your students are struggling.
  • Rely on real-time data to adjust your teaching strategy.
  • Automatically group students for discussion, teamwork, and peer-to-peer learning.

Give students access to their textbook anytime, anywhere

NEW! eText 2.0 optimized for mobile

  • eText 2.0 mobile app offers offline access and can be downloaded for most iOS and Android phones/tablets from the Apple App Store or Google Play
  • Seamlessly integrated videos and other rich media for select titles
  • Accessible (screen-reader ready)
  • Configurable reading settings, including resizable type and night reading mode
  • Instructor and student note-taking, highlighting, bookmarking, and search

Give students practice solving engineering problems in Excel

Auto-graded Excel Projects for Intro to Engineering

NEW! Auto-graded Excel Projects in MyLab Engineering allow you to seamlessly integrate Excel content into your course without manually grading spreadsheets.

Students have the opportunity to practice important engineering skills in Microsoft Excel, helping them master key concepts and gain proficiency with Excel. Students simply download a spreadsheet, complete the project in Excel, and then upload that file back into MyLab Engineering, where they receive reports on their work that provide personalized, detailed feedback.

Provide visual explanations

Student Videos

Short videos are available to help students understand concepts and skills that may be difficult to explain on paper. Topics include:

  • Engineering Ethics
  • Functions in Excel
  • MATLAB Introduction
  • Conditional Statements

Personalize learning and reinforce key concepts

Personalized Study Plan

MyLab Engineering's Study Plan helps students monitor their own progress, letting them see exactly which topics they need to practice, at-a-glance. MyLab Engineering generates a personalized Study Plan for each student based on his or her test results, and the Study Plan links directly to interactive, tutorial exercises for topics the student hasn't yet mastered. Students can regenerate these exercises with new values for unlimited practice, and the exercises include guided solutions and multimedia Learning Aids to give students the extra help they need. Instructors can view the students' Study Plans from the gradebook and use the mastery icons to see how they're doing on their own.

Link from your LMS to MyElectricityLab

Link from your LMS to MyElectricityLab

Learning Management System (LMS) Integration

You can now link from Blackboard Learn, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, or Moodle to MyElectricityLab. Access assignments, rosters, and resources, and synchronize grades with your LMS gradebook.

For students, single sign-on provides access to all the personalized learning resources that make studying more efficient and effective.

Learn more about our LMS integration services

Additional Features

Algorithmically-generated values provide more opportunities to practice

MyLab Engineering exercises are taken directly from your textbook's end-of-chapter exercises and they regenerate algorithmically to give students unlimited opportunity for practice and mastery You can assign the same exercises as homework, quizzes, or tests and know that students will be working different values.

A powerful homework and test manager

A powerful homework and test manager lets you create, import, and manage online homework assignments, quizzes, and tests that are automatically graded. You can choose from a wide range of assignment options, including time limits, proctoring, and maximum number of attempts allowed. The bottom line: MyLab means less time grading and more time teaching.

Comprehensive online course content

Filled with a wealth of content that is tightly integrated with your textbook, MyLab lets you easily add, remove, or modify existing instructional material. You can also add your own course materials to suit the needs of your students or department. In short, MyLab lets you teach exactly as you'd like.

Robust gradebook tracking

The online gradebook automatically tracks your students' results on tests, homework, and practice exercises and gives you control over managing results and calculating grades. The gradebook provides a number of flexible grading options, including exporting grades to a spreadsheet program such as Microsoft Excel. And, it lets you measure and document your students' learning outcomes.

Easily scalable and shareable content

MyLab enables you to manage multiple class sections, and lets other instructors copy your settings so a standardized syllabus can be maintained across your department. Should you want to use the same MyLab course next semester, with the same customized settings, you can copy your existing course exactly—and even share it with other faculty members.

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