×Semester 1 topics available from 25 FebruaryWelcome new students. Please remember that your topics will appear in FLO one week before the first day of teaching. For most semester 1 topics the first day of teaching is Monday 4 March. You will be able to view your semester 1 topics from Monday 25 February.
Automatically creating groups allocates students randomly across either a specified number of groups, or into groups of a certain size. This can also be used to create sub groups based off of the membership of an existing group or grouping.
In the topic, locate the Administration tab
Click Users, then Groups
Define the naming scheme. Enter a name that all groups will share, and add either @ to include a letter (eg Group A, Group B) or # to include a number (eg Group 1, Group 2)
Enter the group/member count (number of groups or number of students per group)
Choose whether you want to Specify number of groups, or number of students per group
If any groups / groupings exist within this topic, choose whether you want to specify a group (Select members from group) or groupings (Select members from grouping) membership to be used when auto-creating groups
Note: This can be used to split an existing group (such as a Tutorial class) into sub groups
Choose how you wish to allocate members
Change Create in grouping to be New grouping
Enter a name for the new grouping
Select to see how the students will be distributed across the groups (this appears at the bottom of the screen)