Join Kevin Kelly for an in-depth discussion in this video Saving a backup of your course, part of Moodle 2.8 Essential Training.
- Let's imagine you've gone through…teaching an entire course with Moodle.…And you did so very successfully, I might add.…Just like you would tell your students writing a paper,…You should save your work.…It's time to make a Moodle backup.…In the administration block, click the backup link.…On the initial Backup settings page,…choose if it should be saved according to IMS…common cartridge standards,…which means it can go into…other learning management systems.…And select what you want to include.…
Such as the users, comments, question bank,…and so on.…I'll stick with what Moodle has suggested,…and I'll click Next in the bottom right corner.…On the Schema settings page, in the left column,…select which resources and activities…you want in the back up.…In the right column, also select which activities…should keep the user data.…You can see the user data has an X in every row.…That's because I did not select user data…on the previous page.…
I'll click the Next button.…On the confirmation and review page,…go through and make sure the right information…
- Navigating a Moodle course
- Setting up learning outcomes
- Adding, moving, editing, and deleting blocks
- Uploading files for students to download
- Adding links and RSS feeds
- Adding students and teaching assistants
- Creating groups
- Communicating with announcements, polls, emails, and chat
- Facilitating discussions, peer review, and team projects
- Creating and grading quizzes and assignments
- Working with the Moodle gradebook
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Ready to Teach with Moodle
2. Preparing Your Course in Moodle
3. Managing Course Resources in Moodle
4. Managing Course Participants in Moodle
5. Communicating with Students in Moodle
6. Facilitating Activities in Moodle
7. Assessing Learning in Moodle
8. Course Administration in Moodle
Setting up the gradebook5m 3s
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