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Meet Moodle 3.5

Moodle 3.5 is the build for you! With a stable online learning environment, students can take advantage of multiple plugins and external tools.

 

Faculty Support

Learn about Moodle below, sign up for a workshop, or view our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Faculty page. With so many resources available, you can learn everything from how to make a course visible, to embedding engaging activities such as ThingLink or Padlet! Don't know where to start? Speak to an instructional designer today! They can sit down with you and collaborate on fun ways to engage your class, all with resources available in Moodle 3.5!

New Features

Overview

Display Course Images on the Dashboard

Images added to the course settings will now display on the Course overview on the Dashboard while courses with no images will display attractive patterns.

More Efficient User Management

You can now bulk edit and delete self-enrolled users from the Participants page.

Filter Quiz Questions by Tags

Thanks to this Moodle Users Association (MUA) improved tag functionality allows you to filter questions in the Question bank and when adding random questions.

Directly Record Sound and Video

New buttons in the Atto editor allow you to record directly into Moodle.

Upload Files When Grading Quiz Essay Questions

Thanks to this Moodle Users Association (MUA) project, improved tags functionality allows you to add tags and filter tags directly from the question bank.

Specify File Types for Quiz Essay Questions

Let your students see which file types may be uploaded in the Quiz [[[Essay question type]]

More Badge Criteria

Award badges based on previously earned badges See Badges for more information.

New and Improved Icons

Bootstrap 4 stable brings new icons and a clearly defined 'Switch role to' link.

Moodle Basics

Creating a Page: Display Information

Gradebook

Activity Chooser

Adding & Editing Text

What Are the Edit Icons?

Dragging and Dropping Files

Moodle 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 faculty member. When editing is turned on in your course, use the Add an Activity or Resource button to select an activity. Below is a list of the different activities and resources.

Assignments

Quick Guide

Assignment Settings

Assignment Activity

Discussion Forum

Quiz

Wiki

Glossary

Padlet

ThingLink

Want to add hotspots to images and videos? Now you can by embedding your ThingLink creations into Moodle! The university pays for a premium license for ThingLink that also allows you to create hotspots in videos and 360 images!

*Special thanks to our student intern for creating this video.

Moodle Advanced

Book: Connected Pages

Adding Sound & Video Files

URL: Display Weblinks

Choice: Quick Polling

Course Reports

What Are Blocks?

Configuring HTML Block

Useful Blocks: Activity Results, Comments, Latest Announcements, Random Glossary Entry and Upcoming Events