How Do I Edit the Syllabus Description?

Editing the Syllabus allows you to link files, images, other course content in your Syllabus Description by uploading them using the Content Selector.

Note: Image files do not have a preview option when added as a file link through the Rich Content Editor.


Open Syllabus


In Course Navigation, click the Syllabus link.


Edit Syllabus Description


In the sidebar, click the Edit Syllabus Description button. 


Edit Syllabus Description Using the Rich Content Editor


Edit the syllabus description using the Rich Content Editor.

You can post your course description, a brief introduction, class guidelines, weekly reminders, and other important information in the Syllabus Description. You can copy content from Word documents directly into the Rich Content Editor or create original content inside of the Rich Content Editor. You can also use the Rich Content Editor to embed videos and input HTML.


Add PDF or Word Document to your Syllabus Description


Within the Rich Content Editor, click Insert/Edit Media Content button [1]. Then select the Insert file tab [2]. There you can upload a new file or select files you have uploaded previously.


Curve will create a download link for the document in the Syllabus. To remove the document, click and highlight the text in the Rich Content Editor, and then press delete (MAC) or backspace (PC).

Note: Clicking this link in the Rich Content Editor will not download the file. If you wish to test to see that the file downloads correctly, you will need to save your changes and view the Syllabus.


Update Syllabus


Once you have completed your Syllabus Description, click the Save button to update the Syllabus.

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