Moodle: Blocks: CPS: Unwanted Courses

If you do not intend to use particular Moodle courses, they can be removed from your listing on your My Home page by designating those courses as unwanted.

Note: Instructors should NOT use this feature to hide or remove courses from the My Courses page. Doing so will result in a loss of student and course data. Instead, please visit Grok article # 18425 for instructions on how to manage the visibility of courses displayed on the My Courses page.

To Remove Unwanted Courses:

1. Log on to Moodle. 

2. Click the Unwanted link, located in the Course Preferences  block at the bottom of the front page of Moodle.

Unwanted Courses link on the course preferences block.

3. Click the check box to mark any courses as unwanted.

Options for Unwanted courses in Moodle 3

4. Click the Save Changes button.

NOTE:  By default 8000 and 9000 level courses are set as unwanted. If you want to create an 8000 or 9000 level course, uncheck the unwanted box for that course.


Support & Training

Support and training for Moodle is available via the Faculty Technology Center at For more information, please see the following article: Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview

Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of training sessions, as well as to register for a slot, please see

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