Learn the importance of taking your time to create 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 into 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.…I'm going to put Welcome to Biology 101.…Down below I'll paste in a description…
- Navigating a Moodle course
- Customizing your profile
- Creating sections within a course
- Adjusting course settings
- Adding course resources
- Quizzing students
- Managing course participants
- Customizing the Moodle gradebook
Skill Level Beginner
1. Learning Management Systems Introduction
Download and install Moodle1m 31s
2. Get Started with Moodle 3.4
3. Create a Course in Moodle 3.4
4. Course Resources
5. Course Activities
6. Manage Course Participants
Next steps1m 44s
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