PacktLib: Moodle 1.9 E-Learning Course Development

Moodle 1.9

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

Preface

Introduction

Who is This Book for?

A Plan for Creating Your Learning Site

Step-By-Step — Using Each Chapter

The Moodle Philosophy

The Moodle Experience

The Moodle Architecture

Summary

Installing and Configuring Moodle

Go Ahead, Experiment

Using This Chapter

Installing Moodle

Summary

Configuring Your Site

Go Ahead, Experiment!

The Site Administration Menu

Authentication

Enrolment Choices

Language

Configuring the Front Page

Backup

Set Up the Cron Job

Summary

Creating Categories and Courses

Using Course Categories and the User Experience

Creating Courses

Manually Enrolling Teachers and Students

Blocks

Summary

Adding Static Course Material

What Kinds of Static Course Material Can Be Added?

Files

Text Page

Web Page

Link

Directory

Label

Adding Multimedia (Audio and Video)

Summary

Adding Interactive Course Material

Assignments

Lesson

Quizzes

SCORM/AICC

Survey

Choices

Summary

Adding Social Course Material

Chat

Forum

Glossary

Wiki

Workshop

Summary

Welcoming Your Students

First Impression — Login Page, Front Page, or Your Page?

Customizing the Login Page

Customizing the Front Page

Combining Anonymous, Guest, and Registered Access

Look and Feel

Summary

Features for Teachers

Reports and Logs

Using Scales for Feedback, Rating, and Grading

Grades

The Teacher Forum

Roles

Summary

Extending and Administering Moodle

Add-On Modules

Roles

Summary

Index