How to Add Dates and Release Conditions to a Module, Sub-Module, or Topic

The purpose of this article is to explain how to add dates and restrictions to content within the Brightspace learning environment.

Add Dates and Restrictions to a Module or Sub-Module

Step 1

Navigate to the module or sub-module you in which you want to add dates, and click Add dates and restrictions

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Step 2

Click Add start date, Add due date, or Add end date as desired

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Step 3

Add release conditions

  1. Under Release Condtions, click Create (or Browse to re-use an existing condition)
  2. Select your Condition Type from the dropdown menu
  3. Complete the Condition Details, and click Create

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Step 4

Choose if all conditions must be met or any conditions must be met, and click Update

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Add Dates and Restrictions to a Content Topic

Step 1

Navigate to the topic in which you want to add dates

  1. Click 
  2. Click Edit Properties in Place

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Step 2

Click Add start date, Add due date, or Add end date as desired

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Step 3

Add release conditions

  1. Under Release Condtions, click Create (or Browse to re-use an existing condition)
  2. Select your Condition Type from the dropdown menu
  3. Complete the Condition Details, and click Create

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Step 4

Choose if all conditions must be met or any conditions must be met, and click Update

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Bulk Edit Topics

Bulk Edit allows you to edit the dates, restrictions, descriptions, and completion status of all topics within a module or sub-module directly from that page without having to go through the context menu for each individual item.  This feature is especially useful when you need to edit multiple topics in a course.

Step 1

Click Bulk Edit

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Step 2

Navigate to the item(s) you want to edit, enter changes, and  click Done Editing when finished

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in Brightspace

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