Categories

Course categories organize courses for all users.

Add a Category

  • Go to Setup > Site > Manage courses.
  • Under the Course categories click + Add.
  • At the top select a category if you would like this to be a sub category or Top if this is to be a top most category.
  • Complete the form and click Create category button.

Editing or moving a category

  • You can edit the details of a course category by clicking the actions icon image next to its name in Administration>Site administration>Courses>Manage courses and categories. and selecting 'Edit'.
  • You can move categories up or down by clicking the up/down arrow image image next to the category you wish to move. You can bulk move categories by checking the box to the left of their name and then by selecting from the dropdown 'Move selected categories to'

Adding sub-categories

  • Sometimes it might be useful to have a sub-category of a course.
  • You can make one category a subcategory of another by checking the box to the left of its name and then by selecting from the drop down menu 'Move selected categories to' You can create a new, empty sub-category by clicking the actions icon image next to its name in Administration>Site administration>Courses>Manage courses and categories. and selecting 'Create new subcategory.'

Hiding categories

  • Categories may be easily hidden or shown via Administration>Site administration>Courses>Manage courses and categories and clicking the image icon of the category you wish to hide. Hidden categories are only visible to site administrators or those with the capability to "view hidden courses". A course can be shown again by clicking the image icon