D2L Brightspace: Sharing Course Materials


How do I share my D2L course with another faculty or Teacher's Assistant(TA)?


There are two recommended options to share or save materials in D2L Brightspace:

  • Option 1: Export/Import a course package
  • Option 2: Shared development course


Option 1: Export/Import a course package

Export a course package file to share. Import the file into different course.


  1. Export a course package file:

Note: Select components do NOT export, see this chart for details on this

  • Share the original, unopened .zip file
  1. Import a course package file:
    • Then, another Teacher or Teacher’s Assistant user can import the course
    • Follow the steps in this video to import the .zip course package into their D2L Brightspace course

Option 2: Copy components into a shared Development course

Request a development course, copy your materials into it, then request enrollment to share the materials.


What is a development course?


Create a shared Development course:

  1. Request a Development course – there are two options:
  2. Copy Components: Find the course in the Development tab/semester, follow the steps in this video to copy components into your course
  3. Share the Development course: Request enrollment of a Teacher or Teacher's Assistant in the Development course to share the content



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