Course Roles Explained
Course Roles control access to the content and tools within a Course. Users are assigned a role for each Course in which they participate. For example, a User with a role of Teaching Assistant in one Course can have a role of Student in another Course.
The Course Role is set when a User is enrolled. It can also be edited after enrollment from the Control Panel.
||Access to all areas of the Course
||Cannot delete another Instructor. Students see all Instructors listed in their list of courses.
|Teaching Assistant (TA) - Role is that of a co-teacher||Has the same access to the Course as the Instructor|
Cannot delete an Instructor.
Can only add a Student and remove a user from the Course.
Packages & Utilities
|Can only add a Student and remove a user from the course.
No access to Grade Center, Evaluations, Course Reports or Statistics.
|Grader - Assists the Instructor in the creation, management, delivery, and grading of items, such as tests and Discussion Board posts. Also assists in managing the Grade Center.
Course Tools (limited)
Packages & Utilities (limited)
|Access in Course Tools limited to Assessments and Rubrics.
Cannot add or remove Course Content.
Cannot add, edit, or remove users.
|Student||Can view content only.
Add content to interactive features.
|No access to Course Control Panel.
||No access to the Control Panel and can only access areas that have been made available to Guests by the Instructor. Read Guest Access Instructions >
||No access to student grades or collaboration tools (i.e. Discussion Board).