Often when working in a course the question arises of how to change the name of the topics in your course from Topic 1, Topic 2, etc to something more meaningful.
The objective of this article is to provide the information needed to successfully rename the topics in your course. Using this information, you will be able to change the names so that they better reflect the content you are delivering.
Sections/Summary of the Steps
Before getting into the details of naming the topics in a course, please note the follow sections/steps.
This article will also expand upon the following.
- Tip: How to disable showing topics in the Navigation block
Step 1: Turn editing on and click the update/edit icon
To turn editing on, enter the course > click turn editing on. You will then be able to click the update/edit icon for the Topic summary.
Step 2: Rename the topic
On the page that loads remove the check from "Use default section name" > Fill in the section name field > click save changes.
Tip: How to disable showing topics in the Navigation block
To not show the topics in the navigation block turn editing on > click the configure icon for the block (see image above with arrows)
On the page that loads select the drop down option preferred for the field "Generate navigation for the following".