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Apollo Basic Editor


The Apollo Basic course is intended for employees who create, edit and publish pages and is the sequel to the Reviewer course. The course is offered online and participants can follow it at a time appropriate to them and at their own pace.

Important: registration for the course is in consultation with the web coordinator of the faculty or department. After approval, you can handle the registration yourself.


    This online course teaches you to work with the editor Apollo to create, edit, modify and publish various pages.

    Successful completion of the course is a condition for obtaining editing rights as a Basic Editor/Publisher on the website.


    Global content of the course

    • Working with the Apollo Content Manager
    • Modify existing pages (article, news article, calendar event, content fragment)
    • Create and publish new pages (article, news article, calendar event, content fragment)
    • Layout of pages
    • Add hyperlinks and call-to-action buttons
    • Insert tables
    • Insert various media elements such as images, videos, fragments, caroussels and picture books
    • Creating overviews.

    A prerequisite for following this course is that you have followed the course 'Writing for the web' .

    Enrollment and course fee

    Important: Registration for the course is always done in consultation with the web coordinator of your faculty or service department. After approval from the web coordinator, you can complete the application using the link below.

    Course fee
    UG Staff: € 150
    At the starting date of the course you will receive an e-mail with an explanation and a link to the online course and practice area.
    The course can be taken in Dutch or English.

    After completing the course you will be signed up for the newsletter web editors and your Webcoordinator will be notified.


    You can take the course at your convenient time and at your own pace. The Basic Editor course as a whole will take one day on average.

    Please note: you have 1 month to complete the course and hand in the final assignment.

    More information

    Visit the website 'Working on the University website' for more information on how to edit UG webpages.

    More information on the different roles/rights within Apollo can be found on the 'Roles and editing rights' webpage.

    Trainer: Elsje Werkman

    Last modified:07 September 2023 11.38 a.m.
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