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How do I require completion of one Lessons page before another page becomes available?

Go to the Lessons page.

Go to the Lessons page.

Click on the Lessons Page Title (e.g. Unit #1\P \ in the Tool Menu to display the page.

Edit the items on the Lessons page that you want to be required.

Edit the items on the Lessons page that you want to be required.

See How do I require one Lesson item to be completed before another Lesson item becomes available? for directions on requiring an item to be completed.

Note: Required items are indicated by an asterisk.

Click on Edit to the left of the subpage link.

Click on Edit to the left of the subpage link.

Check Don't Release Item Until All Prerequisites are Completed, then click Update Item.

Check Don't Release Item Until All Prerequisites are Completed, then click Update Item.

Example of a subpage with requirements.

Example of a subpage with requirements.

If a student clicks the subpage link (or button\P without completing all the required items on the page, nothing will happen. (Instructors can click on the subpage link and the subpage will be displayed.)

To require a top-level Lessons page be completed before accessing subsequent pages, click the Settings icon.

To require a top-level Lessons page be completed before accessing subsequent pages, click the Settings icon.

The Settings icon is a gear-shaped icon in the top right corner of the page.

Check Require this page, then click Save.

Check Require this page, then click Save.

Example of a top-level Lessons page that must be completed before a student can access a subsequent Lessons page

Example of a top-level Lessons page that must be completed before a student can access a subsequent Lessons page

The Unit #1 Lessons page items must be completed before a student can access the Unit #2 Lessons page.

If a student clicks on the Unit #2 page in the Tool Menu without completing all of the Unit #1 Lessons page items, a message is displayed alerting the student that they cannot access the page until all of the Unit #1 items are completed. (Instructors can access both top-level Lessons pages.)

Unit #2 is subsequent to Unit #1 because of its position in the Tool Menu order.  Instructors can go to Site Info > Page Order tool to reorder the positions of the top-level pages in the menu.