Introduction to moodle

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Introduction to moodle

  1. 1. Introduction to Moodle Farzana Latif SCHS Moodle Project Resource Officer Natasa Perovic Stef Smith Lilly Offori
  2. 2. Ice Breaker <ul><li>Department you work in </li></ul><ul><li>What modules are you teaching in Summer 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Do you use City Space </li></ul><ul><li>What would you like to gain from this session? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Aims – What we will cover <ul><li>About Moodle </li></ul><ul><li>How to login to Moodle </li></ul><ul><li>Manage Moodle Module Page </li></ul><ul><li>Adding Content (Called Resources in Moodle) </li></ul><ul><li>Adding Activities (e.g. Assignments, Forums, Choice and more) </li></ul><ul><li>Adding/Removing Blocks </li></ul><ul><li>Additional Support </li></ul><ul><li>Example </li></ul>
  4. 4. About Moodle <ul><li>A virtual/managed learning environment </li></ul><ul><li>Offers services previously provided by CitySpace + more </li></ul><ul><li>Open source </li></ul><ul><li>Course content incl. lecture notes, handbooks.. </li></ul><ul><li>Quizzes and online assignment submission </li></ul><ul><li>Communication tools incl. Discussion forums, instant messenger </li></ul><ul><li>And lots of extras! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Accessing Moodle <ul><li>At the moment </li></ul><ul><li>Go to http://moodle.city.ac.uk </li></ul><ul><li>In September </li></ul><ul><li>Desktop Icon </li></ul><ul><li>Link from the City University website </li></ul>
  6. 6. Accessing Moodle <ul><li>http:// moodle.city.ac.uk </li></ul><ul><li>Access from home </li></ul><ul><li>24/7, except between 8am-9am Tuesday </li></ul>
  7. 7. Logging in to Moodle
  8. 8. Logging in to Moodle
  9. 9. Your Modules
  10. 10. Teaching with Moodle
  11. 11. Teaching with Moodle
  12. 12. Teaching with Moodle
  13. 13. View your module List of modules you teach
  14. 14. Moodle Structure Topics Blocks Blocks
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  20. 20. Adding Resources
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  22. 22. Task 1 <ul><li>Get familiar with using Moodle </li></ul><ul><li>Add Module Information and Topic Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Add a Document to module page </li></ul><ul><li>Change number of topics/sections displayed </li></ul>
  23. 23. Example of Moodle Features <ul><li>Showcase Example </li></ul>
  24. 24. Task 2 <ul><li>Add a Book (or webpage) </li></ul><ul><li>Add a Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Add an Assignment </li></ul><ul><li>Add the Calendar Block </li></ul><ul><li>Then you choose: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Scheduler </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Link to a Web Page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wiki </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>RSS Feed Block </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quiz </li></ul></ul>

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