How Do I Create a New Group Set?

Group Sets house the different groups within a course. Before creating a new Group Set, you may want to view the existing Group Sets. You can also clone an existing Group Set.

Once you have created a Group Set, you can manually create groups in the set or automatically create groups in the set.

Note: The Groups page displays a limit of 50 Group Sets. 


Open People

In Course Navigation, click the People link.


Add Group Set

Click the Add Group Set button.


Create Group Set

Name the new group by typing in the name for groups field [1].

You can allow self sign-ups by selecting the Allow self sign-up checkbox [2].

You can automatically split the groups in a number of equal groups by clicking the Split students into __ equal groups radio button [3] and then typing the number of groups in the dialog box.

You can manually create the groups by clicking on the I will create groups manually radio button [4].

Click the Save button [5].

Note: Except when creating groups manually, you can automatically set student group leaders.


Manage Group Set

To manage the details of the Group Set, click the Settings icon [1]. To delete the Group Set, click the Delete link [2]. To edit the Group Set, click the Edit link [3]. To clone the Group Set, click the Clone link [4].

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