Dashboard overview

Version: Kora Courses, April 14, 2023 or later

Permissions required: Faculty

When you log into the system, the dashboard is the first page you will see. The dashboard consists of four sections:

  1. Click "Toggle Global Navigation Menu" (1) to expand the Global Navigation Menu.
  2. You can see the dashboard by clicking “Home” (2).

The dashboard, with the global navigation menu expanded; numerical guides mark the following: 1, 'toggle global navigation menu'; 2, 'home'

My Assignments and Activities

  1. The “My Assignments & Activities” section displays the assignment list (3) and the details of the selected assignment (4).
  2. Faculty members can mark in-progress assignments as starred or hidden.
    1. Faculty members can mark high priority assignments as starred assignments to place them at the top.
    2. Faculty members can mark low priority and completed assignments as hidden assignments.
  3. For more information, please see My Assignments and Activities (article coming soon).
  4. Click “Review Submissions” (1) to review student submissions.
  5. Click “not submitted” or “submitted” (2) to send a message to those who have and have not submitted the assignment.

The dashboard, with numerical guides marking the following: 1, review submissions; 2, numbers submitted and not submitted; 3, an assignment; 4, assignment details

  1. Click the Assignment Actions Menu (5) to edit (6) or delete (7) assignments.

The dashboard, with numerical guides marking the following: 5, the assignment actions menu; 6, 'edit'; 7, 'delete'

  1. Click the filter icon (8) to filter assignments by course and display additional course information.
    1. ‘Course/Group time frame' (9).

      This option enables users to filter assignments based on the course or group time frame (Current, Future, and Past). To apply this filter, select the desired option and activate it by clicking the checkbox.

    2. ‘Display Course/Group info’ (10).

      Users can opt to display additional information related to the course or group, including Name (11), Number (12), and Sync ID (13). Activate this option by checking the corresponding checkbox.



  1. Ensure your preferred settings, including chosen filters, are saved by selecting 'Remember my options.' (14). This option is displayed only if there is a change to the applied filters.


My Works

  1. “My Works” includes your works, templates, and any works and templates shared with you.
  2. To add work, click “Create Work” (1). You will be redirected to a page where you can create an ePortfolio (2).

The dashboard, with a numerical guide, 1, marking 'Create work'


The 'create your ePortfolio' page marked with numerical guide 2

  1. Click a work (3) to open it.
  2. “My Works” shows up to six works. To see additional works, click “Show More” (4).

The 'my works' section of the dashboard, with numerical guides marking the following: 3, a work; 4, 'show more'

  1. Search for work or templates (5).
  2. Click filter (6) to filter works by type and permission.
    • Type:
      • Created by me (7): Shows only the work created by the user.
      • Shared with me (8): Shows only the work that has been shared directly (not through courses) with you.
      • My subscriptions (9): Shows only the work to which you have subscribed.
      • Templates (10): Shows only the templates created by you or shared with you.
    • Permissions:
      • Admin (11): Shows works on which you have administrator permission.
      • Editor (12): Shows works on which you have editor permission.
      • Publisher (13): Shows works on which you have publisher permission.
      • Viewer (14): Shows the works that you have been given viewing access to.

The dashboard's 'my works' section, with numerical guides marking the following: 5, the search bar; 6, the 'filter' button; 7, 'created by me'; 8, 'shared with me'; 9, 'my subscriptions'; 10, 'templates'; 11, 'admin'; 12, 'editor'; 13, 'publisher'; 14, 'viewer'

My Courses and Groups

  1. In “My courses and groups” you can see the courses in which you are enrolled.
  2. Search for courses in which you are enrolled (1).
  3. You can view current (2), archived (3), or future (4) courses.
  4. “My courses” lists up to six courses by default. Click “Show More” (5) to see more courses.

the dashboard's 'my courses and groups' section, with numerical guides marking the following: 1, the search box; 2, 'current'; 3, 'archived'; 4, 'future'; 5, 'show more'

  1. Click on a course (6) to open its home page. Here you can find assignments, works, people, and grades related to the course (7).

the dashboard's 'my courses and groups' section, with a numerical guide, 6, marking a course


a course home page, marked by numerical guide 7

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