Activating Courses in D2L

Issue/Question

Can you please let me know the process for activating D2L for an upcoming course?

We need d2l shells created for these courses

Environment

  • Desire2Learn (D2L)

Cause

Courses must be manually activated at the start of each academic semester for the students to see them

Resolution

To activate a D2L course, please perform the following steps:

  1. Login to Desire2Learn
  2. Click the course you want to activate
    Note: You may have to click View All Courses and search for the course
  3. On the right-hand side of the menu bar, click Edit Course 
  4. Click Course Offering Information 
  5.  Course is Active in the Active section
  6. Click Save 

Details

Article ID: 520
Created
Fri 8/17/18 11:35 AM
Modified
Fri 4/24/20 8:32 PM
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