It is important to spend some time creating the introduction section of your Moodle course. This is the section at the top of your course and is a great place for a course syllabus, survey, or welcome video.
- [Instructor] In the previous video, we took a look at how…to set up and title the different sections of our course.…You'll notice that above the first unit, which in this case…is Structure and Function, there's another section.…And that is the introduction section.…Here I have mine titled General,…but yours may be even left blank.…Now, we can change this by going to the right hand side,…clicking on Edit, and then Edit section.…This will allow us to make edits…to this introduction section.…I do recommend that you take the time…to set up this section.…
Remember, this is the page that students will first see…when they log in to your course.…I think it's a good idea to include the title of the course,…a course description, as well as an image…that students can familiarize themselves with.…I'm going to go ahead and do this.…Now, in order to change the title…'cause I'm unable to click inside of here,…I first need to click on Custom.…Once I do that, I can enter in a title.…Going to put Welcome to Biology 101.…Down below, I'll paste in a description…
- New features in Moodle 3.3
- Navigating a Moodle course
- Customizing your profile and navigation settings
- Creating a course in Moodle 3.3
- Adjusting course settings
- Adding resources to the different sections of your course
- Adding assignments, quizzes, forums, and surveys
- Managing course participants
Skill Level Beginner
Elearning Techniques: Visual Designwith Sally Cox1h 34m Intermediate
1. Learning Management Systems (LMS)
2. Get Started with Moodle 3.3
3. Create a Course in Moodle 3.3
4. Course Resources
5. Course Activities
6. Manage Course Participants
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