How do I create a new course ?
If you are allowed to add new courses in the Astria LMS, you can start new courses from your Dashboard. New courses are created as course shells which can host course content and enrollments for your institution.
When you create a course from the Dashboard, you are automatically added to the course as an instructor. No other enrollments exist in the course, though you may be able to add users to a new course. Additionally, new courses do not contain course content. In the new course, you can create new content and add existing content using the course import tool and by sharing content from an existing course.
Alternatively, you can create a new course to use as a Template. A Template is a course without student enrollments where you can create, modify, and preview course content and structure without student interference. You can then share or import your sandbox content into live courses.
Note: If you are not able to start a course as shown in these instructions, your institution has disabled this feature. Some institutions provide courses to faculty automatically via SIS (student information system) imports. For assistance creating a new course, contact your Admin.
View your course
Once you have created your course, you will be redirected to your course Home Page.
How do I create an assignment?
You can create assignments on the Assignments page. You can create an assignment shell, which is a placeholder for an assignment within an assignment group, or you can create an entire assignment with all the assignment details at the same time. Open ...
How do I create a new page in a course?
As an instructor, you can create a new page to add to your course. When creating pages, you can set page permissions as to who can edit the page: instructors (teachers), instructors and students, or anyone. You can also add a page to student To Do ...
How do I copy a course into a new course shell?
If you are allowed to create courses, you can copy a course and create a new course shell. Copied courses are added to the same subaccount as the course that is copied. Courses should be copied when you want to use or repurpose previously created ...
What is the course Home Page?
If you are enrolled in a course as an instructor, the Course Home Page is the first page students see when they open the course. The Home Page also helps students understand how they can navigate through the course. You can customize the Home Page to ...
How do I create a Quiz?
You can add your own questions to your quizzes. You can create various types of quiz questions. Individual questions can also be added to question groups. Open Quizzes In Course Navigation, click the Quizzes link. Click the Add Quiz button. Edit Quiz ...