Delete All Content from a Course

This is only for instances where you have imported the wrong content into your course.


  1. Go to Content. Click on Table of Contents in the left navigation.
  2. Use the dropdown next to the Table of Contents header at the top of the page and select Delete All Modules.Table of contents drop-down menu.
  3. Select Permanently delete all modules, topics, and all associated files and activities from the course.Delete all modules options.
  4. Click Delete.


  1. Go to Assessments in the navbar and visit each item (Assignments/dropboxes or Quizzes) and delete all items in each.

Discussions and Groups

  1. Go to Communication in the navbar and select each item (Discussions, Groups, etc.) and delete all items in each

Question Library

  1. Go to Assessments > Quizzes > Question Library.
  2. Select all checkboxes and click Delete.More actions menu in manage quizzes.


  1. Go to Grades > Manage Grades.
  2. Click More Actions and select Delete.More actions menu under manage grades.
  3. Select all checkboxes and click Delete.

NOTE: If an item cannot be deleted, check the Association column on the Manage Grades page to see which activity the grade item is associated with. Once the association is broken by removing the grade item from the activity, the item can be deleted.


  1. From the course home page, click on News.
  2. Select Go to News ToolNews drop-down menu.
  3. Select all items by checking the "select all" box next to the Delete icon.Selection box and delete button for news items.

    NOTE: Only non-global items will be selected and deleted.

  4. Click Delete.


  1. Verify that the calendar has no remaining "ghost" entries. (If calendar entries still exist, please contact LSC-Online through the VTAC Live Chat tool in the support widget of Brightspace.

Manage Files

  1. Go to Course Management > Course Admin > Manage Files.
  2. Select All.
  3. Click the trashcan icon to delete all remaining files.