How to create course-level groups and add/remove group members.


Course-level groups must be created before enabling groups within an activity. Creating group activities is covered in a separate tutorial: Creating a group activity in Moodle

Contents:

Creating groups

Adding group members

Removing group members

Processes:

Creating Groups

  1. Open the Moodle course
  2. Got to the “Administration” block (left side)
  3. Select “Users” to expand the menu then choose “Groups”
  4. Click “Create group” (bottom of page)
  5. Enter the name of the group in the “Group name” text box
  6. Enter an optional “Group description”
  7. When finished select “Save changes”

Adding group members

  1. From the “Groups” column select a group to add members to
  2. Under the “Members of” column select “Add/remove users” (below column)
  3. From the “Potential members” list select a student then click “Add” (left of column)
  4. When finished select “Back to groups”

Removing group members

  1. From the “Groups” column select a group
  2. Under the “Members of” column select “Add/remove users” (below column)
  3. From the “Potential members” list select a student then click “Remove” (left of column)
  4. When finished select “Back to groups”