How do I add requirements to a Module?

You can add requirements for a Module that students must meet before they can move to a following Module. You can also set up prerequisite modules.

If you have multiple iterations of an module item, you can set different requirements for each item.

Note: You will need to add content items before you can specify requirements for the module.

Open Modules

Open Modules

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link.

Edit Module

Edit Module

Locate the name of the module and click the Settings icon [1]. Select the Edit link [2].

Add Requirement

Add Requirement

Click the Add Requirement link.

Note: You will need to add content items before you can specify how a user will complete this module.

Set Item Requirements

Set Item Requirements

Click the For drop-down menu to select a requirement item from the Module.

Set Action Requirements

Set Action Requirements

Click the users must drop-down menu to select the result of the requirement.

Note: Depending on the assignment type, you will see up to five options:

  • View the item
  • Mark as done
  • Contribute to the page
  • Submit the assignment
  • Score at least—an additional field will appear where you can enter the minimum score that students must earn

Note: To contribute or edit content on a page, students must be allowed to edit pages in the course. To contribute to a discussion, students need to post a reply to the discussion topic. To mark a module item as done, students are responsible for marking the module item done before they can progress to the next module item.

Manage Requirements

Manage Requirements

To add additional requirements, click the Add Requirement button [1]. To remove a requirement, click the Remove icon [2].

Note: If you have multiple iterations of an module item, you can set different requirements for each item.

Update Module

Update Module

Click the Update Module button.

View Requirements

View Requirements

The newly created requirements
 will appear next to the item title.