Creating your first course is an essential step towards your success. This article simplifies the course creation process. It also guides you to build and organize content to offer to your users.

Log in to your institution panel and set up a course. Once the course is setup, click on Course Builder icon to open "Course Builder". Course Builder allows you to create course by uploading content in simple and easy steps.

In the Course Builder landing page, click on “Add First Chapter” or “Add New Chapter”.

A new set of options would pop-up enabling you to select your preferred form of uploading content. 

Upload New Item

This option allows you to directly import files from your computer and upload as the course content.

Create New Item

This option allows you to create & add content within the course on the spot.

Choose from Asset Library

An asset library is your personalized library consisting of all the course materials uploaded by your institution. Here, you can choose any document which is uploaded at any time in your institution panel and add them in your current course.

In this article, we would cover how to "Create New Item" in detail.

Create New Item

This option allows you to create  and add content within the course on the spot.

Heading

The Heading is the title of the content which helps readers determine the overall outline of the document.
Before you put up any form of content in the course, you need to define the individual chapter headings. Under chapter headings, you can upload multiple forms of content with or without a sub-chapter heading.

Steps:
Select Heading, add the chapter heading then click "submit".

The Heading would be visible in the Table of Contents, as the title of every chapter. It is recommended to create heading before putting up any content. The headings will also be visible to learners in the Course Store page.

Text

This option is used to create textual lessons for your course. You can embed iframe and add HTML code through the Source option.

Steps:
Select Text. Fill in the title of the textual content, then click "submit".

A HTML editor will open, where you can enter the whole textual lesson along with its title. This feature allows multiple types of texts including special characters, images, video files etc.

In case, you want learners to share or download this content, then check the 'Enable Sharing' checkbox.
After adding all the details, click on "save" button.

Quiz

A quiz is usually a short test. It is an interesting and engaging way for learners to better understand the nuances of the course. Learners can attempt it at any time and view instant results.

Steps:
Click on "Quiz", then fill in the relevant quiz information.
Title- This contains the title of the Quiz.
Time Limit- Determine the maximum time taken by learners to finish the test. If you want the limitless timing, then you can choose zero.
No. of Allowed Attempts- You can give liberty to the learners to attempt a quiz multiple times. Just select the number of times you want to allow them to attempt the quiz. You can leave this space blank if you don't want to restrict the number of times they appear.
Automatically choose random questions based on pre-defined filters- If you want the system to shuffle the questions and give learners the different set of questions every time they take the test, then you can opt for this option.

After filling the above information, click Submit.

You will be redirected to a page where you have to enter the Quiz details.
You can upload the Quiz questions directly from your desktop in multiple formats, or import from the Question Bank.

Click here to know how to create Quiz content in detail.

Live Test

Live Tests are taken only during a fixed window to check the learners' ability to perform. Results are manually generated by admins. Leadership board is visible to learners after result declaration.

Steps:
Click on "Live Test", then fill in the below information.
Title- This contains the title of the Test.
Time Limit- Determine the maximum time taken by learners to finish the test. This can't be zero.
Test Open Window- You have to determine the opening & closing date & time of the test here.
After filling the above information, click Submit.

You will be redirected to a page where you have to enter the Test details.
You can upload the questions directly from your desktop in multiple formats, or import from the Question Bank.

Click here to know how to upload Live Test content in detail.

Live Class

Conducting Live Classes & hosting webinars make your online course extremely engaging and efficient for your learners.

Steps:
Click on "Live Class", then fill in the below information.
Title-
This contains the course item title. Under this name, the live class would be displayed.
Available From-
Specify the Date & Time at which the Live Class has to be scheduled.
After entering the above details, click "Submit". 

Upon submission, a detailed page will open where you need to enter other key details. The rest of the process is explained in details here.

Form

The Form can be used to collect any information from the learners while they are taking the course.

Steps:
Click on "Form", fill in the title of the New Form, then Submit.

You will be redirected to a page where you can enter the whole Form Information along with its title. You can add multiple text boxes, text areas, radio buttons, select buttons to get the feedback from learners.

Click here to know how to create forms in detail.

Assignment

Assigning learners tasks is a great way to assess their grasp on a certain topic or a chapter. Assignments are used to conduct subjective tests. Learners can write the answers and can upload the answers in PDF format. Once submitted, Teachers can accept or reject the answer. Below are the steps to create Assignment.

Steps:
Click on "Assignment", fill in the title of the New Assignment, then Submit.

You will be redirected to a page where you have to fill in the assignment details.
Title- This contains the title of the assignment.
Instructions- You can use this space to give a set of direction to the learners before doing the assignment.

Upload Template- You can upload the answer template here which users will use to complete the assignment. Please note that this step is optional.
Confirmation Message- This is a customized message which the learners would get after submitting their assignment.
After filling the above information, click "Save".

Click here to know how to create and review Assignments.

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