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How do I delete a course section?

How do I delete a course section?

You can delete a section by editing your course Settings in Canvas. You cannot delete a section with users enrolled.

Note: Sections may be added by your institution's student information system (SIS). If a section in your course includes an SIS ID, you may not have permission to delete sections.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Open Sections

Open Sections

Click the Sections tab.

Delete Section

Delete Section

Locate the section and click the remove icon.

Note: You cannot delete a section that have users enrolled.

Confirm Deletion

Confirm Deletion

Click the OK button.

View Sections

View Sections

View the existing course sections.

These comments are posted to the global Canvas Community,

NOT your Canvas course.

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