Edit Subject Area

Screen Description

The Edit Subject Area screen provides administrators with interface for editing an existing subject area.


    • Academic Session

        • The academic session for which you are editing a subject area

        • Can be changed from the Academic Sessions screen

    • Abbreviation

        • Subject area abbreviation

    • Title

        • Title of the subject area

    • External ID

        • External ID of the subject area (optional)

    • Department

        • Change the department to which the subject area belongs (a subject area has to belong to a department)

            • This option is disabled if there is a timetable committed for the current department of this subject area

            • A new department can be added in the Add Department screen - to get there, click on Departments in the Administration section of the left hand side menu

    • Funding Department

        • The department funding the classes for this subject area if they are funded by a department other than the department to which the subject area belongs.

            • This field is not visible by default. To enable this field the unitime.courses.funding_departments_enabled application property must be set to true.


    • Update (ALT+U)

    • Delete (ALT+D)

        • Delete subject area and go back to the Subject Areas screen

            • This option is only available if there are no courses offered for this subject area

    • Back (ALT+B)