Recommend Courses for Students

You can make course recommendations for students, which they can view while completing their course request forms. You can recommend courses for one student or for several students at a time.

Your recommendations only appear on a student's course request form if the courses you are recommending are offered to the student.

Recommend Courses for One Student

To recommend courses for one student, follow these steps:

  1. On the Master menu, click the Course Requests tab.
  2. Click Recommendations.

    If you don't see the Course Requests tab, your PlusPortals administrator has disabled the feature.

  3. Recommend a Course

  4. In the Highlight a student to view/edit course recommendations list, click the student's name.
  5. Click Add Recommendation.
  6. The dialog box listing all the courses for the scheduling year opens.

    Select Course Recommendation

    You can filter results by clicking the Filter icon, or change the order of items displayed in a column by clicking the column heading.

  7. Select the check boxes for the courses you want to recommend, and then click Next.

  8. The recommendations appear in the Courses list.

  9. To add a comment to a course recommendation, in the Courses list, select the check box for the course you want to comment on.
  10. Above Recommendations, click Edit , type your comments in the area below Recommendations, and then click Save.
  11. To delete a course recommendation from the Courses list, select the course check box, and then click Remove Selected Recommendation.

Recommend Courses for Several Students

To recommend courses to several students at a time, follow these steps:

  1. On the Master menu, click the Course Requests tab.
  2. If you don't see the Course Requests tab, your PlusPortals administrator has disabled the feature.

  3. Click Recommendations.
  4. Click Batch Add Recommendation.
  5. Recommend a Course

  6. In the Students from which section list, select the check box for the section the students are in.
  7. In the Which Students list, select the check boxes for the students you want to recommend courses to.
  8. In the Displaying Courses from Active Year list, select the check boxes for the courses you want to recommend.
  9. Click Next.
  10. Batch Course Requests

    To delete several course requests from the Courses list, click Batch Remove Recommendation. In the PlusPortal dialog box, select the section the students are in, select the students, select the course(s) you want to delete, and then click Next.

    You can filter results in the list by clicking the Filter icon. You can also change the order items display in a list column by clicking the column heading.

This topic was last updated on February 15, 2019.


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