How do I edit a section's details?

You can easily edit details for each section in your course.

Note: You can only edit a section after you have opened the course where the section currently resides.

Open Course Settings

Open Course Settings

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Open Sections

Open Sections

Click the Sections tab.

Open Section

Open Section

Click the title of the section you wish to edit. [1]

Note: If you only want to change the name of the section, you can click the Edit icon [2].

Edit Section Details

Edit Section Details

In the sidebar, click the Edit Section button.

Edit Section Details

Edit Section Details

Edit the section details:

  1. Edit the name of the section.
  2. Edit the SIS ID (if you have permission to view this field).
  3. Click the Calendar icon to select the section start dates.
  4. Click the Calendar icon to select the section end dates.  
  5. Select the Users can only participate in the course between these dates checkbox to limit user participation in the course.
  6. Click the Update Section button to update your changes.

View Section Details

View Section Details

View the changes made to the section.

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