Prerequisites

Setting Module Prerequisites ensure students complete a ‘module’ before moving to the next ‘module’. Prerequisites can only be set for a module(s) that precede the specific module, therefore, you can only add a prerequisite if you have added at least one prior module.

To set prerequisites for a module

  • Open Modules
  • Edit the module (3 dots to right of Module name) and click under Prerequisites select the module that must be completed
  • Click +Add prerequisite to add additional
  • Select Update Module
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Requirements

Want students to complete everything in a module (modules), no restriction as to order of completion (e.g., readings, lectures) can use Requirements. When a “requirement” is complete, a green check mark shows that the item has been complete.

You can add the restriction that students must move through the requirements sequentially or they can complete in any order

To set requirements for a module

  • Open Modules
  • Edit the module (3 dots to right of Module name) and select Requirements options
    • Students must complete all of these requirements” then can select the option for “student must move through requirements in sequential order”; or
    • Select “Student must complete one of these requirements” then select the item and option to “view the item”; “mark as done”; or “contribute to page”.
    • Additional requirements may be added
  • Select Update Module
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