New to Brilliant- Is there an intro to the UI?


I JUST started on I figured with all my college classes online and getting more difficult I could use a leg up. I am already having issues with the UI and am not sure exactly how to navigate it. Is there a tutorial or some such as an introduction to Brilliant and how to add/remove courses and t navigate through everything? I can't seem to find anything helpful via Google.

I am most interested in adding/removing courses and some way to organize them in my "courses" tab. Currently, it added the "recommended" courses, but I can't seem to get rid of them or figure out how to add other courses. It also seems when I select the "courses" tab the rest of the brilliant menu disappears and I'm unsure how to return to course list/home page w/out typing it in the URL. Thank you!

Note by Kirsten Fugett
12 months ago

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Hi Kirsten! I'd encourage you to browse through our courses, pick one that you like, and then get started. Whenever you start a course, we then put it at the top of the Courses page on future logins. As for the menu disappearing — we limit some of the menu features/options for new users (so things aren't overwhelming), but don't worry, you should be able to access the full menu soon.

If the UI is still giving you trouble, then please send us an email at, and we'll help you as soon as we can.

Andrew Hayes Staff - 12 months ago

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