Switch Role

PolyLearn provides the option of switching roles from instructor to a grader, student or guest. This is helpful in viewing the course website as everyone else would see it, ensuring that all aspects of the course are set up accordingly. To switch between roles:

  1. In the Administration block (on the main course page), click on Switch role to...
  2. Choose to view the site as either a Grader, Student, or TA.
  3. Screen image of role switching options

  4. Select the role to switch to.
    Note: The entire site will now be seen as the chosen role would see it when browsing through it.
  5. To switch back to the instructor role, click Return to my normal role in the top right of any page.
  6. Screen image of returning to normal role