Join George Papazian for an in-depth discussion in this video Deciding if Moodle is right for you, part of Moodle Administration Essential Training.
- Now that we know what Moodle is,…let's briefly talk about why we would choose it.…If you've been tasked with setting up a learning environment…for your organization,…there are a few options you can consider.…For example,…you may be considering Wordpress,…enhanced with learning related extensions,…since you're already accustomed to WordPress,…and don't want to learn a new system.…Or for instance, maybe the project…or environment you're working on…requires a learning component,…robust eCommerce solution…and a social component.…In that case, Moodle might not be such a good idea…as your choice of CMS or LMS.…
You may also have strict and demanding interactive…requirements such as this…altered dynamic World of SWISS parallax interface.…Moodle sports a pretty conventional interface,…so if you're looking for a cutting edge interface,…Moodle may not be the best solution for you.…Achieving a particular look or user journey with Moodle…may require a complicated customization…to the point that it's not even worth using.…
- 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
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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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