The following effort is a step toward ensuring the right information is presented to learners when they land on the course home page. Currently the information necessary is spread across the Course Home and Course Outline page.
Details from Confluence:
improvement to Resume Course
sets up tests around language for Start Learning or other variants.
Primary Course Area
Course Welcome Message (on initial land / first session)
Secondary Course Sidebar
Course Tools (each their own full page)
Course Bookmarks (removed from header as primary action)
Learners should see a course outline upon landing in their course, helping to reduce the friction between expressing interest (enrollment) and starting to learn (viewing course content.)
5/4 we have enabled this for edge.edx.org and edx.org