Courses – Setup Overview

This article includes examples of the following options for Courses within CourseCure:

The Settings section includes four sub tabs:

Course Settings

A number of general settings can be adjusted in the General tab.

Enable Back to Courses Link: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, a clickable “Back to Courses” link will be displayed on the courses page. Note: The user will be redirected back to the Course Library Page if that is where they originally came from. However, the user will be redirected back to the page displaying Courses based on the Course Archive Shortcode if that is where they originally came from. CourseCure will take care of this automatically. More details are available in the Back to Courses Link documentation.

Course Library Page: A dropdown is used to set the page that will display the list of courses on the site. This dropdown is populated with the available pages on the site.

Course Library Header Description: An editor is used to include an excerpt to briefly describe course.

Course Library Header Image: Allows for an image to be uploaded and set as the header image for the course.

Enable Overlay: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, the Overlay Color picker is shown and a color overlay is applied to the Library Header Image.

The blue Save button can be clicked once all settings are configured.

Course Layout

A number of layout settings can be adjusted in the Layout tab.

Search Bar: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, a search bar will be displayed on the set course library page.

Theme Header: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, the site theme header will be displayed on the selected pages. This can include the site theme header, logo, menu, etc.

Theme Footer: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, the site theme footer will be displayed on the selected pages. This can include the site theme header, logo, menu, etc.

Course Styling

A number of layout settings can be adjusted in the Layout tab.

A selection of default color palettes are available. New color palettes can be created by cloning an existing color palette and modifying it.

Mousing over an existing color palette will display the Clone Palette button.

Clicking the Clone Palette icon will display the Create New Palette option. The desired name for the new palette can be added and the desired color can be set.

The blue Save or green Save & Close button can be clicked once all settings are configured.

Course Labels

A number of labels for the various sections of the course can be set in the Labels tab.

Each field can be edited and will be reflected on it’s corresponding section of the live site.

View Lesson Button: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, the View Lesson button will be displayed on the Lessons list section of the site.

View Module Button: Can be enabled/disabled. If enabled, the View Module button will be displayed on the Modules list section of the site.

More info on building a Course can be found in the Course Builder article.

More info on setting up Course Protection can be found in the Protect a Course article.

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