Once you have created a course on the Moodle platform, it is a good idea to save your work and back up your course. Moodle allows you to easily customize the components of the course you want to back up, including settings, resources, and activities, so that they can be restored at any time. Learning how to properly back up and restore a course is an important security measure.
Once you have your Moodle course created,…it's important to save what you've built.…In order to backup your course,…we'll click on the backup link in the Administration block.…Click here, and here we'll need to make some decisions…on the settings.…First of all, you can check IMS Common Cartridge 1.1…if you'd like it to be saved in a format that can be used…in other learning management systems.…We also can choose exactly what we would like to save…We have role assignments, activities and resources,…blocks, filters, comments, badges, and more.…
I'm going to keep the default settings…and click next.…And this brings us to the schema settings.…Here we need to choose which resources we'd like to keep.…In other words, would we like to keep our news forum,…Documentary Reflection, and it'll go through each of…the different resources that we have.…I'm going to keep all of them and click next,…which brings us to the confirmation and review page.…Here you're going to want to make sure…that you've correctly saved everything that you want to…
- Navigating a Moodle course
- Starting with a blank course shell
- Using Moodle blocks to add different features and functionality
- Creating course sections
- Adding resources as file downloads and links
- Incorporating assignments, quizzes, and forums
- Enrolling students
- Creating groups
- Setting up the gradebook
Skill Level Beginner
1. Learning Management Systems (LMS) Introduction
2. Getting Started with Moodle 3.0
3. Creating a Course in Moodle 3.0
Adjusting course settings7m 32s
4. Course Resources
5. Course Activities
6. Managing Course Participants
Next steps1m 8s
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