How do I set up prerequisite Modules?

Prerequisites are defined by associated requirements in a module, meaning that students must complete all requirements within one module before moving to the next module. Without setting requirements in order, prerequisites do not serve a purpose. Please note that you cannot prevent a student from accessing an upcoming module unless prerequisites have been set for the prior modules.

Open Modules

Open Modules

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link.

Edit Module Settings

Edit Module Settings

Click the Settings icon [1]. Select the Edit link [2].

Add Prerequisite

Add Prerequisite

Click the Add Prerequisite link.

Note: You will only see the Add Prerequisite link if you have created at least two modules.

Set Prerequisite

Set Prerequisite

Select the They must complete drop-down menu, and select the module students must complete before moving on.

Add Additional Prerequisites

Add Additional Prerequisites

Click the Add Prerequisite link to add additional prerequisites.

Update Module

Update Module

Click the Update Module button.

View Module

View Module

The prerequisites will appear at the bottom of the module.

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