Teaching Commons > Teaching Guides > Technology > Desire2Learn > Tools > Discussions > Setting up Group Discussions
Discussion topics can be restricted to a group that has been set up in the course site. See
Creating Groups for instructions. Only the students enrolled in the group will be able to see and participate in the discussion topic.
Note: Groups must be created before creating group discussion topics.
Once the discussion has been set up, view Participating in Discussions for information on adding threads and posting replies.