Join George Papazian for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding user groups, part of Moodle Administration Essential Training.
- You'll inevitably have to work with groups of users…as an administrator, especially students,…and that's what this video is going to address.…I'm using the general English term "groups"…but in the world of Moodle, "groups" is actually…one specific kind of user collection.…There are in fact three kinds of user collections in Moodle:…Groups, Groupings, and Cohorts.…We need to be clear on each of these before proceeding.…First, we have Groups.…Groups are a collection of users within an existing course.…Second, we have Groupings.…
Groupings are simply a collection…of groups at the course level.…And third, we have Cohorts.…Cohorts are a collection of users recognized as distinct,…either in the entire system of Moodle,…or to a specific course category.…Let me show you an example of each one of these.…Starting with Groups here, you might…have a split level class, and you want to group…students by ability, like standard or advanced.…Once students are in groups, you can allot…different assignments to different groups…
- Configuring your local server with XAMPP or LAMP
- Installing Moodle
- Connecting to the database
- Installing cron and automating cron jobs
- Creating views
- Changing primary settings
- Adding and managing users and cohorts
- Setting roles and permissions
- Creating and managing courses
- Applying themes
- Working with plugins
- Keeping your Moodle site secure
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Getting to Know Moodle
2. Setting Up Your Server
3. Installing Moodle
4. The Moodle Dashboard
5. Working with Users
6. Setting Permissions
7. Managing Courses
8. Setting Up a Grading System
9. Customizing the Look of Moodle
10. Working with Plugins
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