kroeninm@onid.oregonstate.edu

Module "Requirements" - disadvantages to using for "progress"?

Discussion created by kroeninm@onid.oregonstate.edu on Mar 25, 2016
Latest reply on Dec 25, 2016 by Sharmaine Regisford

Okay somewhere along the lines I missed noticing that there is a beautiful green checkmark when the student completes each requirement in a module now.  As a student myself I feel so happy when I see a checkmark and see visually my progress.

 

Is there any disadvantages to using the "requirements" options in a Module without using Prerequisites or "must move in sequential order"? 

 

I ideally want to use them so that View Progress shows the instructor where students are at and more importantly so students get the pretty checkmarks as attached...  I searched around a bit but most posting seem to be geared towards using Requirements and Prerequisites together or Requirements and "must move in sequential order" together.  I have a couple instructors using it but having not seen any comments or others using this I was curious what the downside might be...  Many of my instructors don't really want to lock down the order of content or set requirements but this they often ask about.   

 

- Melanie

 

IOS App on IPhone

IMG_5944.PNG

 

Browser

Screen Shot 2016-03-25 at 12.09.09 PM.png

Outcomes