Create Group Discussion
Create your discussion by utilizing the following options:
- Enter your topic title in the topic title field.
- Use the Rich Content Editor to format your content.
- Click the This is a Group Discussion checkbox.
Select Group Set
To select an existing group set, click the Group Set drop-down menu . To create a new group category, click the New Group Category button .
Set Availability Dates
To make your discussion available on a specific date or during a specific date range, enter the dates in the Available From and Until fields , or click the calendar icons to select dates. These dates apply to all users. By default, these fields are left blank and the discussion can be viewed throughout the entire course.
Note: These fields only apply for non-graded discussions; If you create a graded group discussion, these date fields do not apply.
Save and Publish
If you are ready to publish your discussion, click the Save & Publish button . If you want to create a draft of your discussion and publish it later, click the Save button .
View the discussion. A Teacher or TA will see links to each group. Click the group name to open the group discussion and view replies to the topic.