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Adding Content

Create interactive and interesting content for your VU Collaborate space.

Creating Modules and Sub-modules

A module is a place where you can add content to your space. You can also create sub-modules to add more content that belongs to the same module but a different topic. Think about modules and sub-modules as if they were folders and subfolders that help you maintain your content in a structured and organised way.

A module must be created before you can add content. Create sub-modules (modules within existing modules) to establish a deeper hierarchy.

 

Access the Learning Space Area

Click Learning Space from the navbar menu to start adding modules to your space.

access learning space 

 

Add a Module

In the Learning Space screen, you will find the Table of Contents on the left-hand side. Under this section, there is a grey text field labelled Add a module.

1. Click the Add a module... field.

Create a new module

2. Enter a name for your new module.

enter the module name

3. Hit the Enter key to create the module. Your new module is now listed under the Table of Contents.

the module is created

Tip: To create more modules and structure your course content, repeat these steps until you have completed your course structure.

 

Add a Sub-module

1. Select the Module you want to create a sub-module in.

2. Select the Add a sub-module field, and enter a Name.

add a sub module

3. The new sub-module will appear indented under its module in the Table of Contents.

The sub module is created

 

Reorder Modules

1. Hover your mouse over the dots before the module name, then click and drag the module up or down the list.

2. A bold line will indicate the new location, when ready, release the mouse to complete the move.

reorder modules

 

Remove a Module

1. To remove a module, click on the module name you want to remove in the table of contents list

2. Click on the drop-down "▼" arrow to the right of the main module title.

3. Verify that you are in the correct module and click Delete Module. When deleting a module, you will also remove all associates such as sub-modules and contents within that module.

delete module

 


Further Support

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