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Desire2Learn 9.0

Creating Sections in the Question Library

Sections provide a way to organize questions in the Question Library. To help organize your questions, you can create sections relating to each quiz or exam, or to the type of question. This document will help you with the process of creating sections.

  1. From the Course Home page, on the Navigation bar, click QUIZZES
    The Manage Quizzes pane appears.

  2. Click QUESTION LIBRARYQuestion Library button
    The Question Library pane appears.

  3. From the Create New pull-down menu, select Section

  4. Click GO
    The New Section pane appears.

  5. In the General section, in the Section Name text box, type a name for the section
    New Section pane - General Section

  6. OPTIONAL: In the Message text box, type the desired text
    HINT: Your Message can be made visible to students (refer to step 9).
    Message section of the New section pane

  7. OPTIONAL: In the Private Comments text box, type the desired text
    HINTS:
    Private Comments are not visible to your students.
    Private Comments section of the New section pane

  8. OPTIONAL: To add an image,

    1. Click ADD A FILE
      The Submit a File dialog box appears.
    2. Click BROWSE...
      The Choose File to Upload dialog box appears.
    3. Using the Look in pull-down menu, locate and select the image
    4. Click OPEN
    5. Click UPLOAD
  9. To specify the items to appear in the section, in the Display Options section, select the desired option(s)
    HINT: An option is selected if a checkmark appears before it.
    NOTE: To display a message from step 6 or image from step 8, select display message and image.
    New Section pane - Display Options section

  10. To add feedback for the section,
    1. Click EXPAND SECTION FEEDBACK
    2. In the Section Feedback text box, type the text
      New Section pane - Feedback section
  11. Click SAVE
    The new section is created and added to the Question Library pane.

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