Learn to Host Moodle with Linux

Become a Moodle Administrator a much needed skill . More than 70 million users across 230 countries are using Moodle.
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  • Lectures 31
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

Learn Linux Ubuntu Server setup

Learn LAMP setup

Learn to install PHPmyadmin

Learn to setup and run Moodle

Have you ever thought, what knowledge do I need to host my own server?

This course will show you what it takes to become Moodle administrator and in few easy steps how you can use Linux to run your own server.

Linux is one of the most stable systems in the world and is totally free.

Do not get fooled by companies that tell you that you need bought hosting and experts to run your Moodle server.

Moodle hosting made easy makes you the expert. Great way to save money on licenses and support.

All the software used in this course is free.

I have designed the course using both video lectures and the I also have the Linux commands in written text. This makes this course easy to follow and understand. I will teach you the skills you need and if you follow the instructions you will have a secure setup of Moodle running in just few hours.

It does not matter if you are a teacher or if you are a technical person this course will help you better understand how Moodle works and why it is the most popular LMS system in the world.

What are the requirements?

  • If you know how to download a software then you can do everything I tell you in this course
  • This course only uses free software

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Setup linux server
  • Setup PHP - MySQL - Apache
  • Setup and use phpMyAdmin
  • Setup Moodle, add plugins and create courses, users and do backups

What is the target audience?

  • This course is great for teachers that want to know more about how Moodle works
  • Great for those who like to become administrators and want to succeed in hosting the world leading LMS system
  • Great skill to have. Moodle Administration is a well paid and more than 70 million people use Moodle

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Intro
Preview
01:43
Section 1: Installing Linux
Downloading Linux
02:58
Preparing DVD if used for install
02:34
Preparing USB if used for install
04:36
Installing Linux Server
Preview
13:38
Running for the first time
01:56
Section 2: Installing LAMP
Install Apache/MySQL/PHP
Preview
03:52
Install Additional Software
04:30
Install PhpMyAdmin
08:44
Creating Database and Users
02:04
Setting up SSH
03:14
Section 3: Installing Moodle
Directories and Files
08:21
Installing Moodle
06:58
Cleaning the Setup
02:55
Section 4: Creating Courses
Categories
Preview
01:47
Creating a Course
04:07
Bulk Course Creation
07:08
Backing up Courses
02:04
Restoring Courses into new Courses
02:59
Creating a New Course from Backup
01:40
Resetting a Course
Preview
02:13
Section 5: User Access
Creating a New user
02:38
Adding User to a Class
Preview
02:08
User Self Enrolment
03:13
Bulk Enrolment
06:25
Section 6: Installing Plugins
Downloading Plugins
01:37
Installing Plugins
06:51
Activating and Removing Plugins
02:49
Section 7: Bonus Material - Answers to students questions
Creating Cron Jobs - (Two methods shown)
08:30
09:54

Connecting SMTP with PHP - Do download the extra files that come with this lecture as they will help you during setup.

Add domain name to server
09:31

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Instructor Biography

Runar Sigurdsson, Certified Teacher

Runar Sigurdsson is a Teacher, Luthier, Linux Administrator and a Web Programmer. Runar has a degree in teaching and multimedia and is also a Master Luthier. He works as a project manager for the University of Iceland and is one of the Moodle administrators for the university. Runars approach to teaching is to teach using only short videos and easy step by step instructions.

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