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Introduction To Activities and Resources

When editing has been turned on for a course, the link for adding Activities or Resources appears in many places. It looks like this:


You can add an activity or resource anywhere this link occurs. The following is a brief introduction to what activities and resources are in the context of Moodle, followed by a list of types for each.

What Are Resources?

A resource is an item that an instructor can use to support learning, such as a file or link. Moodle supports a range of resource types. Once added, a resource appears as a single link with an icon in front of it that represents the type of resource. The types of resources available in Moodle are listed below.
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Common Resource Types – For more information click, on a resource type.

File (Small Website) Folder
(In development)
Page
Label

Book
(In development
)

URL
(In development)

What Are Activities?

An activity is a general name for a group of features in a Moodle course. Usually, an activity is something that a student will do that interacts with other students and/or the teacher. There are 21 different types of activities available through Moodle and Moodle Rooms (listed below).

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Common Activity Types – For more information click on an activity type.

(Open) Forum Assignment Quiz
  Attendance Database

 

Click the following link to learn more about how to Add An Activity Or Resource to a course.

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