During this phase you can change workshop settings, modify the grading strategy, create/edit assessment forms or prepare example submissions. It is possible to switch to this phase any time you need to change the Workshop setting and prevent users from modifying their work.
When the workshop is in the setup phase, students can only see the description and submission information. They can't submit. Notification is displayed informing the student that the workshop is being set up.
The Setup phase column in the workshop planner indicates the status of the various components required in this phase. In this example, the following are still to be completed: