Setting up a text assignment


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Setting up a text assignment

One great feature of Moodle, is that it allows our students to send us work electronically. So they can save paper and we can avoid the backache of carrying around lots of books or files. Even better, is that if they are writing an essay or lengthy piece of text they don't need to type it first in a word processing program and upload it. They can simply type their response straight into Moodle. In this video, we'll look at how to set up a text assignment for our class. And to do this, in our course we need to have the editing turned on, which we have by clicking the button top right, or by going to the link in the settings block.

And then we go to the section where we want to add our assignment. We have a third section called Assessment and Evaluation, and I'm going to click the link, add an activity or resource there. In the activity chooser, you should see a link assignment. You might also possibly, depending on your version of Moodle, see a second link, assignment 2.2. This is for older v...

Setting up a text assignment
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Setting up a text 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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Moodle
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