KB1055 - Adding or Changing a Course Enrolment Key

To add or change an enrollment key for a course, do the following from within the course shell:

  1. At the top of your course, click the "Participants" menu item.
  2. On the Participants page, in the top-left drop-down menu, select "Enrollment Methods".
  3. On the Enrolment methods page, click on the settings (gear) icon next to "Self enrolment (Student)".
  4. Look for the Enrolment key setting (fourth setting from the top).
  5. Click on the field entry area or the grey pencil icon, found to the right of the field.
  6. To see the characters as you type, click on the grey "eyeball" icon, found to the right of the field.
  7. Ensure that the Allow new enrolments field is set to Yes.
  8. Enter an enrolment key in the Enrolment key field.
  9. If you want a welcome message to be sent to students at the email provided in their Moodle profiles, click on the Send course welcome message and enter your short message in the Custom welcome message box.
  10. Click on the "Save changes" button at the bottom of the page.
  11. Let your students know the enrolment key and how to find your course.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Enrolment duration, Start date and End date fields should be used with caution, as Students will lose their access to the course based on those fields.

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