Courses, by default, are not available to students until the
faculty member decides to make them available.
After the scheduled section is
created and materials are added to the course, follow these steps to make the
From the Control Panel, click Customization
Next click Properties and locate Item 3
Select Yes to Make Course Available
Click the Submit button
Note: Setting the
availability is an immediate process. At
the end of the semester, faculty do not need to reverse this process, as all
NIU courses are automatically set to be "unavailable" two weeks after
the end of the semester. Once a course is made unavailable, students loose all
access to the course and are unable to see the course in their list of courses.