Course staff roles and permissions

Created by Boris Chekaev, Modified on Thu, 11 Aug 2022 at 05:16 AM by Boris Chekaev

There are three types of roles for an Open edX instance.


Course Staff (Instructor)



  • Access to the Instructor Dashboard for that course only.

  • Access to Studio for that course only.


Course Admin



  • All permissions of Course Staff.

  • Ability to manage personnel for that course only.


Sitewide Admin



  • Access to Studio for all courses.

  • Ability to create new courses.

  • Ability to manage personnel in all courses.


Superuser



  • Access to the entire Open edX instance and full instance management.

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