The first part of setting up student groups in D2L is to set up a category that correlates with an assignment, project, discussion or topic.
Add the name of your category
Write the description of the category
Select the Enrollment Type
Number of Groups
If you want your students to see the category, select the box “Make category and group descriptions visible to group members”
Select the Workspace you want the groups to work in.
Click the “Save” button