Add a Folder

From inside a content area of your course, put your pointer over Build Content in the upper right. This will open the Build Content menu. Choose Content Folder from the right-hand column.

Build Content menu with Content Folder selected

At a minimum, you will need to give your folder a name before clicking submit to add your folder.

Folder name field

After the folder name is a space for the folder description

Folder description with sample content

Use this space to briefly indicate what content students will find inside the folder.

folder with description

Do not put folder contents in the folder description.

Click the + button at the point in your content area that you want to add your folder.

Add button

Choose Create

Create button

This will open the Create Item sidebar. Choose Folder from the list.

Create Item sidebar, Folder item highlighted

At minimum, you'll need to provide a title for your folder. We recommend you also provide a brief description of the folder's contents as well.

Folder Options