My Courses Widget

My Courses Widget Overview

The My Courses widget displays courses as a grid of tiles at the top of your My Home page in D2L. 

Shows the My Courses widget.

Pinning and Unpinning Courses

To pin a course, hover over the course image until you see the Options menu, indicated by three dots. Choose the Pin option to add the course to your Pinned courses. We recommend you pin all your frequently accessed courses. 

Shows the My Courses widget.

Courses may also be pinned by using the Select a Course grid at the top of the page and clicking the pin icon to right of the course name.

Identifies Pinned courses in Course Selector

Your courses now display under the Pinned heading on the All Courses page and display first in the My Courses widget on the home page.

To unpin a course, use the same Options menu on the course and click Unpin, or click the pin icon on the course image. 

Identifies Unpin option in Course Selector

You can also use the Course grid at the top of the page and click the shaded pin next to the course name.

Identifies Unpin option in Course Selector

Badges and Notifications

A status badge will appear on a course that is closed or inactive.

Indicates Inactive and Closed status badges.

Course notifications will appear at the bottom of a course tile. Click on the notification icons to access the associated course activities. Indicates course notification icons.

Course notifications appear in the following order,

  1. Assignments Shows Assignments notification icon.
  2. Discussions Shows Discussions notification icon.
  3. Quizzes Shows Quizzes notification icon.

Viewing Courses

To view all of your courses, click the View All Courses link in the widget.

Identifies View All Courses link in the My Courses widget.

Sorting and Filtering

On the All Courses page, you will be able to see all of your courses. You can change the order of your courses by using the Sort option in the top right, and choosing the option that you want.
Identifies Sort by Last Accessed

To find current courses, use the Filter option at the top, and select the current semester.

Shows Filter by Semester

Additionally, you can use the search bar to find semesters faster. 

Identifies Search in Filter Screen

NOTE: Your Sort and Filter selections will reset when you leave the All Courses screen.