Changing the looks of your course, making your course available and announcing it's there to your students! (1m25s)

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Changing the looks of your course, making your course available and announcing it's there to your students!

Changing the looks of your course
Do you like the default looks of your course, its color scheme, among others? If not, it will take no more than a minute to make some changes. Go to the Course Management section and click on the customization button, then on teaching style to select from the options offered. Don’t forget to click on submit when done!
 
Making your course available and announcing it's ready for your students!
Done? Almost… Go back to the Home page, the one with the modules, where we started our journey. Look in the course module: is your course still listed as “not currently available?” Here is how to make it available: click on the course and go to the course management section. Click on Customization, then on Properties. We recommend that you leave all the options as is and only change the course availability setting. Click on submit, then go back to the course module on your home page to double check. You’re all set. Now, just let your students know that your course is ready:  re-enter your course, open the Announcements link and create your first announcement.  Choose to email a copy of the announcement to your students immediately. One last recommendation: remember to click on … Submit!