Setting up a file assignment


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Setting up a file assignment

We've learned in a previous video, that we can set essay or text-based questions in Moodle, which our students can answer directly on the course page. However, we can also allow them to upload their work as a word-processed document or upload files of other types such as powerpoint presentations or photoshop files. Moodle will accept any type of file, but we need to have the correct software on our computer to be able to read and grade it. Let's see how we can set an assignment where our class can upload presentations they have created for us to grade.

So, to do that, we need to have the editing turned on, which we have either by clicking the button top-right or the link in the settings block. And then we scroll down to the section where we would like to add this file upload assignment. We have a section here, assessment and evaluation. So, if we click the link add an activity or a resource, this brings up Moodle's activity chooser, and we choose assignment which is the one at the top. If you...

Setting up a file assignment
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Setting up a file assignment provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Mary Cooch as part of the Moodle 2.4 Essential Training

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Education + Elearning
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