It is fairly common that instructors may re-use some content (activities and/or resources) from one semester to another instead of manually re-creating the items. There are two methods available for importing certain course content from one Course Site course to another:
- Import (most common): This method should be used to copy content from another course that you have access to.
- Restore (from course backup): This method should only be used when you no longer have access to the course from which you want to copy content. If you do not have access to a course backup file for the desired course, please contact the Instructional Technology team to check availability.
Course content may be imported from any other course in which you have editing-level permissions. Importing course content does not include any student/learner data (e.g. forum posts, assignment submissions, grades, etc.). To copy certain course content using the import method: