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Mahara 1.4 Cookbook by Ellen Marie Murphy

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Getting ready

The template is a page that students can copy. While it is possible for an instructor to build the template from within their own personal account, it is best if templates are created within a group. This is so that access to the template will not be dependent on the account of a particular instructor.

While the type of group is not of particular importance in the development of a template, only Course Groups provide instructors with the ability to lock student Pages after submission so that students cannot edit the Page. For this recipe, we are going to use a Standard Request Membership group. To create your group:

  1. Click the Groups tab in Mahara.
  2. You should find yourself in the My Groups area; if not; select the tab for My Groups ...

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