Edit Content Wizard

Edit Content for an Assignment

Quick Quiz, Quick Paper Submission Assignment, or Off-Line Assignment Listing:

On the Admin Assigments page, click the Edit link next to an assignment. This will bring you to the Edit Assignment page. Within the Content/Media for Assignment section, click the Edit link next to the content you want to edit to access this wizard

Standard Multi-Part Assignment

On the Admin Assigments page, click the Edit link next to an assignment. This will bring you to the Edit Assignment page. Click the Edit link to the right of the assignment part to which you wish to link content. This will bring you to the Edit Part page. Within the Content/Media for Assignment section, click the Edit link next to the content you want to edit to access this wizard

Edit Content for an Assignment's Question

Adding content to a question is only available to Standard Multi-Part or Quick Quiz Assignment.

Standard Multi-Part Assignment

On the Admin Assigments page, click the Edit link next to an assignment. This will bring you to the Edit Assignment page. Click the Edit link to the right of the assignment part whose content you wish to edit. This will bring you to the Edit Part page. Click the Edit to the right of a question. This will bring you to the Edit Question page. Within the Content/Media for Question section, click the Editlink next to the content you want to edit to access this wizard.

Quick Quiz Assignment:

On the Admin Assigments page, click the Edit link next to an assignment. This will bring you to the Edit Assignment page. Click the Edit to the right of a question. This will bring you to the Edit Question page. Within the Content/Media for Question section, click the Edit link next to the content you want to edit to access this wizard.

Step 1

Select one of the options that describes the copyright status of the content you are adding or linking to your course. Click Save to save changes made on this step and exit the wizard. Click Next to advance to Step 2. Click Cancel to exit without making any changes.

Step 2

Edit the URL (if applicable), title, and file format of the file. The file format describes the functional or representational type of the document. File type choices were submitted by faculty and cover many types of material. If your file does not fit one of these types, select Unknown from the drop-down menu. In many cases the file format (e.g. PDF, HTML) will be automatically listed for a file. If not, you will have to select the file format.

The description and author fields are optional. Click Save to save changes made up to and including this step and exit the wizard. Click the Prev button to go back to Step 1 and make changes.

Click Next to advance to the next step. Click Cancel to exit the wizard without making any changes.

Step 2b

You will only see this step if you are adding a Quicktime file. When adding a Quicktime file, you need to specify the width and height of your file in pixels. The default size, if not specified, is a 300 x 300 pane.

Click Save to save changes made up to and including this step and exit the wizard.Click Next to advance to Step 3. Click Prev to go back to Step 2 and make changes. Click Cancel to exit the wizard without making any changes.

Step 3

Preview how the edited content will appear to your students. Click Save to save and post the content on either the Edit Assignment or Edit Part page. Click Prev to go back to Step 2(b) and make changes. Click Cancel to exit the wizard without making any changes.

Final Step

In the final wizard screen, CourseWork reports that you have successfully edited the file within the assignment or within the question. Click OK to exit the wizard and go back to the Edit Assignment or Edit Part page.


Updated: November 3, 2003 by
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