Managing Moodle for Courses (for Faculty)

How to Add Activities and Upload Files
Step-by-Step Instructions: 1. Log in to Moodle and go the the course page you want to edit. 2. Click the gear icon at the top right and click "Tur...
Wed, Mar 18, 2020 at 2:28 PM
How to Set Up a Weighted Gradebook in Moodle
This article will show you how to set up a course's gradebook to let different graded items to be different percentages of the final grade.  It will al...
Thu, Apr 9, 2020 at 12:09 PM
How to Set Up a Points-Based Gradebook in Moodle
This article will help if you want your class syllabus and grading system to be set up as points-based and not weighted.  In a weighted system, grades for i...
Tue, Apr 7, 2020 at 4:38 PM
How to Set Dates and Settings on Quizzes and Exams
The following steps will help you make changes to settings for your quizzes and exams. Note: If you need to create a quiz or exam from scratch, you will...
Wed, Apr 8, 2020 at 4:58 PM
How to Add New Questions to Quizzes or Exams
Once you have created a quiz activity on your Moodle page and adjusted its settings, follow these steps to add questions: Note: For creating or changing se...
Sat, May 9, 2020 at 10:10 AM
How to Set-Up Threaded Discussions
"Threaded discussion" refers to online discussion postings about a topic. This group of messages with the initial message and responses is called ...
Wed, Apr 29, 2020 at 12:32 PM
How to Adjust Settings on Assignments
Creating a new Assignment (if not already present): 1. Log in to Moodle and go to the course page you want to edit. 2. Click the gear icon at the top righ...
Wed, May 6, 2020 at 10:29 AM
How to Set Up a Turnitin Assignment
Creating a new Turnitin assignment (if not already present): 1. Log in to Moodle and go the the course page you want to edit. 2. Click the gear icon at th...
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 at 2:27 PM
How To Set Up a Video (or Web Page) Link on Your Moodle Page (Panopto or other)
Moodle provides two ways to insert a link to an online resource (video, web page, etc):   - A URL resource icon, which can have a description below the lin...
Fri, Mar 20, 2020 at 1:35 PM
Tracking Student Attendance in Distance Classes
Because we want online students to have regular and frequent interaction with course material, it is really important that they are engaged each and every w...
Mon, Apr 20, 2020 at 1:54 PM