Educators

A reference guide for Educators using Connect at TAFE Queensland.

Restrict a forum or topic to specific groups

Using topic or forum restrictions, you can create discussion areas where members of a group can collaborate on assignments or discuss unit material in small teams. You can also use restrictions to create separate forums or topics for each group in a unit offering.

  1. On the navbar, click Discussions.
  2. On the Discussions List page, from the context menu of the forum or topic you want to restrict, click The edit icon Edit.
  3. In the Restrictions tab, select the Restrict this <forum/topic> to the following groups check box.
  4. Click Add Groups.
  5. Select the groups you want to add, then click Add.
  6. To remove a specific group’s access, click the The X icon Remove icon for the group.

To open the forum or topic to everyone again, clear the Restrict this <forum/topic> to the following groups check box.