Adding an Honor Code to a Course

Use this page to learn how to add an honor code to a course.


To add an honor code to a course you must have "Create Custom Courses" permissions. Click here to validate this permission in School Courses

  1. Under the Courses tab, select Manage Courses.
  2. Use Filters or the Search field to find courses.
  3. Select a course and choose More, then click Customize.
  4. Choose Create a new course based on this course.
  5. Click the pencil icon to modify the course name. 
  6. Select a test. For this example we selected Introduction to Compound. 
  7. Under Add Activity, click Writing Prompt.  
  8. Click Create New Activity.
  9. Enter the writing prompt's required information ( req_info.png ). There are additional options that are not required but helpful if you share your activity with other teachers.


    Example prompt: 

    As a member of (*insert teacher's name*) class, you agree to the class honor code when you take tests and exams in Imagine Edgenuity. As a reminder, the honor code says

    [insert honor code]

    In the space below, type "I, (*insert first/last name*), agree to the honor code provided for this course".

  10. Scroll to the bottom of the form and choose a Grade Weight Category for the activity (Assignment is selected by default). Additional is the recommended grade weight category.
  11. Click Fix Errors.