Brightspace is the name of the online platform where your courses can be located. You will use Brightspace for most of your activity as a student.
Access your courses from the "waffle" at the top of the Brightspace homepage:
Within your class, you should see a horizontal navigation bar at the top of the page, typically a blue bar with white writing:
Below is a list of the items available on the navigation bar and a quick overview for each: