You may create groups in your site in several different ways:
Once groups are created, group aware tools such as Assignments, Email, Resources, or Tests & Quizzes have options for restricting access by group.
Select the Site Info tool in the Tool Menu of your site.
Selecy Create New Group.
Tip: You may select more than one name at a time in the participant list by using SHIFT+Click to select a range of consecutive names, or CTRL+Click to select more than one non-consecutive name.
Select Create New Joinable Set.
Optionally, you may also select any of the following options:
Note: Students will need access to Site Info to see and join any joinable sets of groups.
Select Auto Groups.
To create separate groups for different user roles in the course, select one or more roles and then click the Add button.
Tip: Click the Role checkbox to select all roles at once; click again to de-select.
Select Bulk Creation.
There are two methods to create or update multiple groups at once: