Design Courses & Mentoring Activities

Courses and mentoring activities are incorporated to enhance the mentors & mentees mentoring experience.

Mentor City allows program administrator to use a variety of content type to facilitate courses and mentoring activities:

  • Text
  • YouTube videos
  • Files i.e. PDF, Word documents (as attachments)
  • Web Images
  • Links
  • Embed external content
  • Surveys
Step 1 – Create the Course

1.0 Click the “Admin” tab on the left-hand side of the platform.


1.1 Click the “Courses” tab under the “Customize” section on the bottom right-hand side of the page.


1.2 Click on Create a Theme.


1.3 Enter a course name in the “Themes Title” field and a description in the "Description English" field. If your curriculum is offered in French as well, add a translation on the right-hand side.


1.4 Optional: Click Choose File to assign an image to the course theme.


Important: Make sure to respect the recommended image dimensions for better results


    1.4.1 Images are optional and if you choose not to had an image, the course image will be a grey box as shown below.



    1.5 Optional:  add Meta Tags which are key words that mentors and mentees can use to quickly search and find the course.