Introduction to Moodle Administration
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Equivalent to FETAC: Level 5 | Equivalent to QCF (UK): Level 3
Know how to use Moodle effectively and help your students to learn online
Moodle is a free open-source learning management system (LMS) used by millions of teachers, trainers and students, and by thousands of educational and business organisations for their teaching and training needs. Typical features of Moodle are assignment submission, discussion forum, files download, grading, instant messages, online calendar, and Wikis. There are also plug-ins for activities, resource types, question types, data field types, graphical themes, authentication methods, enrolment methods and content filters. This free online course on Moodle administration introduces you to the Moodle LMS environment and shows you, among other things, how to create courses, add links, upload and remove course materials. The course is ideal for teaching and training professionals who want to learn more about the Moodle LMS and how to administrate it, and for those who wish to gain a basic certification to prove their knowledge and understanding of this increasingly popular teaching and training tool.
This course will teach you how to create and edit a new course on Moodle. You will be able to create labels, indents and links for your new course. You will know how to upload or remove new course material and be able to create a folder that will contain your students’ resources. You will be able to add news forums, images and enrol your students in the new course created.