Help for Instructors > Student Course Experience > Users and Groups > Creating Groups

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Creating Groups

You can create formal groups of students to collaborate on work, and create these groups one at a time or in sets. You can manually select group members or allow students to self-enroll. Each group has its own space, or homepage, with links to tools to help students collaborate. Only the instructor and the group members can access the group tools.

There are two group creation options available:

Related Tutorials    Creating a Group video (pop-up). Click to toggle glossary term definition: <begin definition>   (Flash movie <end definition>. 3m 39s ) |  Creating Group Sets video (pop-up). Click to toggle glossary term definition: <begin definition>   (Flash movie <end definition>. 2m 28s )

Next Steps

To learn more about using course groups, see:

Course Groups and Tools

Editing Groups

Enrolling Students in Course Groups

Removing a User from a Course Group

Sending Email to a Course Group

Creating Group Assignments

Grading Group Assignments