Access edX (Edge) Course

  1. Access your edX (Edge) course.
  2. Select your course’s name from the Dashboard.

course selected in edX (Edge) dashboard

  1. Ensure View this course as: is set to Staff from the drop-down menu.
  2. Select Instructor.

in edx edge, view this course as is set to staff then instructor is selected

  1. Select VIEW COURSE IN STUDIO.

view course in studio selected

Access Dropdown, Multiple Choice, Numerical Input, Text Input and Checkboxes Settings

Note: This process is for creating new content. Settings can be changed to existing content by selecting the section, selecting the Problem then proceeding from Step 5.

  1. In your edX (Edge) course, expand the required section and the subsection.
  2. Select + New Unit.

 concepts, discussion and quiz, selected. new unit button selected after subsection

  1. Select Problem.

in add new component section, problem is selected

  1. Select either Checkboxes, Dropdown, Multiple Choice, Numerical Input or Text Input.

options under problems dropdown, multiple choice, numerical input and text input selected

  1. To change the settings, select Edit.

edit option selected

  1. Select Settings.

settings button selected

  1. Ensure that Maximum Attempts is blank.

maximum attempts selected, text field blank

  1. In Show Answer, change the option to Attempted from the drop-down menu.

in show answer settings, drop down menu selected then attempted option is highlighted and selected

Note: This step must be actioned otherwise students will not see the explanation following their attempt.

  1. Select Save.

save button selected