Add and Remove Exemptions using the Content Tool

Exemptions can be set and removed for the following topic types:

  • File topics
  • LTI links
  • Checklists
  • Assignments
  • Discussions
  • Quizzes
  • Surveys
  • Self-Assessments

Set an exemption for a student from the Content tool

  1. On the nav bar click Content.
    Content on Nav Bar
  2. Select the Table of Contents.
    Table of Contents
  3. From the Table of Contents, locate the desired content item, click on the context menu, and select Edit Properties in Place.
    Content Edit Properties in place
  4. Click on the Add dates and restrictions… link.
    Content Add Dates and Restrictions
  5. Click on the Manage Exemptions button.
    Content Manage Exemptions
  6. Check the boxes next to the students who are exempt, and click on the Exempt button.
    Content Exempt Students
  7. The student’s Exempt Status will be updated to Exempt.
    Content Exempt Status
  8. To exit the Manage Exemptions page click on the “X” in the upper right corner.
    Content Exit Manage Exemptions
  9. Click the Update button to finish editing the properties in place.
    Content Exemptions Update

Remove an Exemption for a student from the Content tool

  1. On the nav bar click Content.
    Content on Nav Bar
  2. Select the Table of Contents.
    Table of Contents
  3. From the Table of Contents, locate the desired content item, click on the context menu, and select Edit Properties in Place.
    Content Edit Properties in place
  4. Click on the Exemptions: # users (This was previously the  Add dates and restrictions… link).
    Content Number of Exemptions
  5. Click on the Manage Exemptions button.
  6. Check the boxes next to the students who are exempt, and click on the Unexempt button.
  7. The student’s Exempt Status will be updated and appear blank to show that the student is no longer exempt.
    Content Exempt Status Blank
  8. To exit the Manage Exemptions page click on the “X” in the upper right corner.
    Content Exit Manage Exemptions
  9. Click the Update button to finish editing the properties in place.
    Content Exemptions Update