Web Development Documentation

Edit Courses - Back End

This is 'general' information on how you can edit Courses on your website.  If you need further assistance specific to your site, please create a work order so we can assist you.

1. Login to the back end of your site by using the sites link with /administrator added onto it for example https://amerstudies.rutgers.edu/administrator/

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2. Click on Content on the top bar and a menu should pop up where you should click on categories.

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3. Look for the Category that says Course Descriptions and click on the green button with a number in it on the right side.

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4. Choose the course you would like to update.

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5. Edit Content Tab

  • This contains the TITLE for the article, which is displayed on the website
  • Description content (which may contain detailed information about the article)

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6. Course Fields Tab

  • This tab contains specifics about the course
  • Each department may have decided to store different details about the course
  • To determine what is needed, check this tab on a course that already exists

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 7. Publishing Tab

  • Here you can change all publishing options.
  • Check a similar course to check how it should be used.

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