LEO: How Do I - Create a Group Category

LEO: How Do I - Create a Group Category

This article demonstrates how to Create a Group Category

Step 1

From the course homepage, click on the My Tools arrow. In the drop drown menu click Groups

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Step 2

On the Manage Groups page, click New Category

Step 3

Enter a Category Name and Description

Step 4

Select an Enrollment type from the drop down list. See Enrollment types for more information.

Depending on the chosen Enrollment Type, enter the Number of Groups to create, or the Number of Users per group.

Select Auto-Enroll New Users if you want to automatically enroll users to groups.

Select Randomize Users in Groups if you want to randomly place users in groups. If this option is not chosen, users are placed alphabetically based on the class list.

Step 5

Under Additional Options,

Select Set Up Discussion Areas if you want to associate discussion areas with the groups in the category.

Select Set Up Locker if you want to associate locker areas with the groups in the category.

Select Set Up Assignments if you want to associate assignments with the groups in the category.

Step 6

Click Save