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How do I view the courses in an account?

You can find courses in your managed accounts in the Courses menu.

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Open Account

Open Account

In Global Navigation, click the Admin link [1], then click the name of the account [2].

View Courses in Sub-Accounts

View Courses in Sub-Accounts

If you have organized courses in your account by sub-accounts, click the Sub-Accounts link to locate and open the sub-account, then click the sub-account's Courses link.

View Courses

When you open an account, the account defaults to the Courses page. If your account contains numerous courses, use the courses sidebar to filter and manage courses.

View Sidebar

View Sidebar

In the sidebar, you can filter and find a course to locate a course by a specific term [1] or search for a course directly [2].

If necessary, you can also add a new course to the account [3].

View Course Details

View Courses

When you open an account, the account defaults to the Courses page.

Courses for the account display alphabetically in the courses page. If available, each course displays the course name [1], the course reference code [2], SIS ID [3], number of enrolled students [4], and enrolled teachers/instructors [5].

Long course names are truncated in the Courses page.

Note: The reference code is also known as the course code or short name.

View Course State

View Course State

Unpublished courses display the Unpublished icon next to the course name [1]. Published courses do not display an icon, and the name of the course displays in your institution's primary link color [2].

View Blueprint Courses

View Blueprint Course

If Blueprint Courses are enabled for your institution, blueprint courses are indicated below the reference code [1]. You can also view the number of associated courses [2].

When a blueprint course is synced to an associated course, you can view the date and time of the last blueprint course sync [3].

Open Course

Open Course

To open a course, click the name of the course [1]. The course also includes quick-access links to the course settings, statistics, and the home page [2].