Create Groups / My Groups
The menu item "Groups" on top in the main navigation is your starting point for creating a group. If your system administrator enabled this feature, you can finde the button "Create group" at the bottom of each table in the "Favorites" and "My groups" tabs.
Click the button and enter a name for your group. Determine the maximum numbers of participants and save your settings. The group will then appear on the list containing all groups in the tab "My groups."
If you wish to create a group associated with a course, there are two more methods to create a group in addition to the one mentioned above:
In the course tool member management: In the course, open the "Members management" the in the drop down menu "Tools" and navigate to the menu item "Groups" to create new groups. groups. Im Kurs finden Sie links oben im Drop-Down Menü "Administration" die Einstellungen für die Mitliederverwaltung. Erstellen Sie dort neue Gruppen oder fügen Sie bereits bestehende Gruppen dem Kurs hinzu.
- Learning areas to subsume several course associated groups are created with the "Learning areas“ tool, which you will also find in the course tools. The menu item "Groups" in the members management also allows you to edit all linked groups, add new members, configure collaborative tools or even delete groups.
- In the course editor: When configuring the registration element or when using the tabs "Visibility" and "Access" you can create groups directly. However, it is not possible to add members or to activate collaborative tools. To do that, either navigate to the members management, or open the relevant group in a separate tab.
You can view all your groups under "Groups" in the sub-tab "My groups".