Add a role to a member in a course

Before you begin

  • Make sure you are logged in as Teacher.
  • Make sure you are in the course in which you want to change a member's role.


  1. In the Navigation block, click on Participants.

    Figure: Overview of participants

  2. In the column Roles, click on the pencil icon next to the role assigned to the member whose role you want to change.
    You will see a text box.
  3. Note:

    Please be aware that as Teacher you can only assign the role Student to a member.

    Type in the role that you want to assign to the member.
  4. Click on the save icon.

    Figure: Save icon below text box


The new role has been assigned to the course member. The member now holds the rights of the assigned role in the course.