D2L - Organizing Files into Modules and Topics

Last Updated: 08/18/2014
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Overview

This document demonstrates how to organize files into modules and topics.

This tutorial is operating system independent.

Step 1

Click on the Edit Course on your navigation bar.

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Step 2

Click on Manage Files.

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Step 3

You will see your course files listed. Once added to modules, these files are called topics. Click the files you wish to add and select the Add Content Topics icon.  

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Step 4

 

From the Parent Module: drop-down menu select the module into which you want to add these topics.

Click Add.

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Step 5

Click the Content tab. 

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Step 6

Back at Manage Content, you’ll see that your topics have been added into the modules.

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Step 7

If you made a mistake or changed your mind, click the drop-down menu next to the topic and select Move To.

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Step 8

In the window that opens, select the module into which you want to move the topic and click Move.

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Step 9

Upon clicking Move, your topics will be reorganized.

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Step 10

If you need to edit a topic, click on the drop-down menu next the topic and select Edit Properties In-Place.

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Step 11

In edit mode, you are presented with many options. Here you can change the topic's title, restrictions, etc. 

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Step 12

After making changes, click Update

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