What is a learning management system (LMS)?

 In most cases, online courses are hosted using the school/university learning management system or course management system. The learning management system (LMS) is a web-based program that provides you with a set of tools that will help you organize your course content, discussion, quizzes, etc.  Before adding the course content and lessons, it is beneficial to have a working knowledge of the LMS.


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There are a number of LMS that schools and universities use.   Below is a list of popular systems.   The LMS that your school/university is using will be the system that you will need to learn.