Moodle allows you to switch roles when navigating the platform. This is a great feature because it allows you to switch to the role of the student and see if your course looks the way you want it to.
- [Instructor] One of my favorite features inside of Moodle…is the ability to switch roles,…or to look at your course from the perspective of,…say, a student.…Now with recent versions of Moodle,…this is easier than ever.…The way I can do it is by going up to the drop-down menu…for my account.…So that's up here next to my name and image.…I can click on that drop-down menu,…and at the bottom we have the option…to switch role to dot dot dot.…Now if I click on that,…it asks if we want to switch to the role…of a non-editing teacher, a student, or a guest.…
In this case, I'm going to click on Student.…And when I click here,…I can now see the course…from the perspective of one of my students.…Let's scroll down.…This is what that dashboard looks like right now.…This'll be really important later on…once we start to add activities, assignments, quizzes,…and other things.…It's important to take a look at your course…through the perspective of a student…to make sure that it looks the way you want it to.…Now when I'm done,…I can go back up to the top again,…
- Setting up an instructor profile
- Creating a course
- Adjusting course settings
- Posting announcements
- Adding resources and activities
- Managing files and URLs
- Adding assignments
- Creating a quiz
- Enrolling students in a course
- Chatting and sending messages
- Setting up a gradebook
- Viewing gradebook reports
Skill Level Beginner
Advanced Moodle: Working with Themeswith Chris Mattia58m 17s Advanced
1. Learning Management Systems
2. Get Started with Moodle 3.5
3. Create a Course in Moodle 3.5
4. Course Resources
5. Course Activities
6. Manage Course Participants
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