Moodle Tutorial Development

Enhance your e-learning course and make the most of what Moodle has to offer
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  • Lectures 31
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Moodle Tutorial Development will show you how to teach online using Moodle through a series of informative and incredibly detailed video screencasts. Learn how to make the most out of Moodle by following along with detailed video demonstrations covering how to configure and use Moodle’s features to create an e-learning site designed to meet your learner’s needs.

Moodle Tutorial Development introduces you to some essential Moodle tools, tips, and tricks; and walks you through built-in features that allow you to enhance your teaching.

We'll begin with everything you need to know about Moodle's installation options, and then show you how to configure administration settings[/color] in order to meet the needs of your school or organization. Once your site is configured, you will learn how to use all of the key features that help you to make the most out of Moodle.

By the time you complete the Moodle Tutorial Development video course you’ll be able to create an e-learning site that will enhance your teaching and provide a better learning experience for your students.

About the Author

Joe Deegan is an e-learning professional and educational technology graduate student living in Sacramento, California. His specialty is designing and developing e-learning courses covering a range of topics using tools such as Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate then delivering those courses using Moodle. With years of experience in Moodle administration and e-learning course development, Joe has learned how e-learning can best be utilized to make learning programs more effective and efficient. When he’s not busy Moodling or developing an e-learning solution you can find him out on the golf course working on his golf swing, traveling with his wife, or walking his dog.

What are the requirements?

  • Whether you are a beginner or have experience with Moodle you will take away valuable lessons that will help you to get the best from Moodle.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn about Moodle's potential and how to get started with an overview of various hosting and installation options
  • Setup your Moodle site and make it available to users after it’s been installed on a web server
  • Create course sites and make them available by enrolling students and assigning teachers
  • Make static resources such as files or web pages available to your learners
  • Produce more interactive e-learning courses with course materials such as quizzes, lessons, and SCORM tutorials
  • Encourage student collaboration with social activities such as forums, wikis, and blogs
  • Evaluate student performance by customizing the Moodle gradebook and tracking participation
  • Learn about available resources from the Moodle community that will help you take Moodle to the next level
  • Everything you need to know, demonstrated and elaborated in detail with options and alternatives

Who is the target audience?

  • Moodle Course Development is designed for teachers or anybody who wants to deliver education online using Moodle.
  • Moodle Course Development will show you how to teach online using Moodle. Learn how to make the most out of Moodle by following along with detailed video demonstrations covering how to configure and use Moodle’s features to create an e-learning site designed to meet your learner’s needs.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started

Learn what is covered in the course and how to best take advantage of resources.


Learn about the potential of Moodle and what you can use it for.


Learn how to navigate Moodle and access key areas of the site.


Hosting and installation options for Moodle.

Section 2: Setting Up Your Site

Learn how to access the Moodle site administration menu and what the various settings are used for.


Learn how to turn editing on in your Moodle site so that you can add text, activities, resources, or blocks.


Learn how to customize the layout and appearance of the front page of your Moodle site.


Learn how to customize your site and make resources available using Blocks.


Learn how to make your Moodle site available to students by creating user accounts and enrolling them in courses.

Section 3: Creating Courses

Make your site more user friendly by using course categories.


Learn to create course sites so that you can begin using Moodle to make resources and activities available.


Learn how to edit your course site by adding text, graphics, activities, and resouces.


Learn how to enroll students in your Moodle course and the various roles available.

Section 4: Adding Static Course Material

Learn how to make resources available for your students by adding links to files and external web pages in your course site.


Learn how to make files available across your Moodle site and easily acess them from any course site.


Learn how to compose web pages as a resource for your students.


Learn how to use Moodle's "Book" resource to make content available to your students.

Section 5: Adding Interactive Course Material

Make your course more interactive by learning how to configure quizzes and add quiz questions.


Learn how to make a Lesson in moodle by configuring lesson settings and creating lesson pages.


Learn how to give your students an assignment requiring them to upload a file or enter online text.


Learn how to configure SCORM settings so your elearning tutorial will work in Moodle.

Section 6: Adding Social Activities

Make your course more social with activities using the "Forum" module.


Facilitate live chat discussions with students using Moodle's "Chat" module.


Facilitate peer to peer collaboration using Moodle's "Wiki" activity module.


Facilitate a peer assessment workshop using Moodle's "Workshop" activity module.

Section 7: Evaluating Students

View your students scores and customize the score calculation for your course.


Enable and setup the course completion feature so that you can use the "Course Completion Status" block.


Generate activity reports to see the level of participation in your course and activities.

Section 8: Extras

Customize your Moodle site by downloading and installing plugins developed by the Moodle community.


Change the appearance of your Moodle site by selecting a new theme.


Backup and restore Moodle courses to create a copy or Move a course to a diffferent Moodle site.

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