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Permissions & Course Roles

Each user in a course is granted permissions based on their user role. The user's role determines what that user has the ability to do within the course. The chart below shows the permissions for each role.

Permissions Course Roles
Post to discussions check check check check
View announcements check check check check
View discussions check check check check
Manage events on the course calendar check check check check
Create web conferences check check check check
Manage assignments and quizzes check check check check
Manage course files check check check check
Manage all other course content check check check check
Manage wiki pages check check check check
Moderate discussions check check check check
Add/remove other teachers, designers, or TA's check check no no
Add/remove students check check check no
Change course state check check no check
Manage (create / edit / delete) groups check check check check
View the list of users check check check check
Send messages to individual course members check check check check
Send messages to the entire class check check check check
View all students' submissions and make comments check check check check
View and link to question banks check check check check
View the group pages of all student groups check check check check
View usage reports for the course check check check check
View analytics pages check no check check
Manage learning outcomes check check no check
Manage course LTI's check no no no
Manage course sections manual courses only no no no
Create and edit assessing rubrics check check check check
View all grades check no check no
Edit grades check no check no
Moderate Grades check no no no



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Last Updated: April 9, 2020