A great place to start putting Moodle to use if you’re already familiar with LMS and just need to know what tools do what to create content. There are other tools available for you and your students, too! Check out our Moodle Survival Guide and Technology Toolkit for Beginners.
Begin with How do I find my Moodle courses?
Once you find your course… look for the Moodle Start of Term Procedure at any time via the red bar at the top of every Moodle page under Faculty > Moodle Basics or as reminder email before the term begins. Then, follow the checklist provided to prepare your online course.
Discover Common Tools in Moodle
Lessons and Lectures
- Zoom Video Conferencing
- Host Office hours
- Record lecture with automatic captions
- Live Meeting Sessions
See what Moodle Can do for Your Classroom
Experiment freely in Moodle with your very own Staging Area and Sandbox course to play, house incomplete courses, develop shared and/or upcoming course materials, and house resources outside of your typical course shells.
See things from the student perspective: Learn Moodle basics through the self-guided orientation: Moodle 101. Those who successfully complete the course will receive a verification email as well as a digital Moodle Badge.