How to Add a Course Category

How to Add a Course Category

Note:  You need Teacher or Manager access before you can perform this action.
Below are the steps to add a course category:

Step 1: On the upper left part of the screen, click on the  button then choose the Site administration option.





Step 2: From the drop-down list, select Courses then click on Add a category gear icon



Step 3: Fill out the necessary details you need for the category.



Parent Category*
Selecting Top will create a new category, selecting an existing category will create a new subcategory of this existing category. This field will be populated with Top by default.
Category Name
Enter a relevant introduction in the "introduction" text area that describes the Checklist activity if needed.
Category ID
The ID number of a course category is only used when matching the category against external system and is not displayed anywhere on the site. If the category has an official code name it may be entered, otherwise it can be left blank.
Description 
Enter a description for this course. This is not a mandatory field and may be left blank.



The category is now successfully created.


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