How to Edit Your Course Introduction

How to Edit Your Course Introduction

Creating a well-written, optimized course introduction is one of the most important tools for converting new learners into your course. This article will take you through the fields you need to complete your course introduction.


In the introduction, there are several fields for you to complete:


Required fields:

  1. Title

  2. Course cover image

  3. Category

  4. Synopsis


Optional fields:

  1. Additional information 

    1. Description

    2. Objectives

    3. Who is it for

    4. Course Duration


To complete the required fields: 

  1. Select the default title for your course to change it. 



  1. To add a cover image to your course:

  1. Select Click or drop files here to upload your image. You can also drag and drop your selected image into Uploads

    1. ZilLearn supports the following image file formats: .jpg, .jpeg, png.

  2. Drag the image from Uploads into your course introduction page.



Note: Please note that you cannot directly drag and drop your file from your computer folder to your course. 


  1. Select the category your course falls under. If your course is Open to all, it will be displayed in the selected category on the Learning Network.


Read this article to learn more about how categories work.


  1. Add a Synopsis, which is the summary of your course learners see on the course’s introduction before they enroll.


  1. Finally, you can add additional information about your course such as your course description, learning objectives, benefits and who it is for.



These fields help your learners know more about your course and decide whether they want to sign up for it. 


You can learn more about best practices for a great course introduction here.


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