PacktLib: Moodle 2.0 E-Learning Course Development

Moodle 2.0 E-Learning Course Development

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

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Preface

A Guided Tour of Moodle

Step-by-step: Using each chapter

The Moodle philosophy

The Moodle experience

The Moodle architecture

Summary

Installing Moodle

Installation Step 1: The web server

Installation Step 2: Subdomain or subdirectory?

Installation Step 3: Getting and unpacking Moodle

Installation Step 4: The Moodle Data Directory

Installation Step 5: Creating the Moodle database and user

Installation Step 6: The installer script

Installation Step 7: Create the administrative user

Installation Step 8: Front page settings

Installation Step 9: Success!

Summary

Configuring Your Site

Prepare to experiment

Exploring the site administration menu

Summary

Creating Categories and Courses

Using course categories and the user experience

Creating courses

Enrolling teachers and students

Summary

Adding Static Course Material

Kinds of static course material that can be added

Adding links

Adding pages

Adding files for your students to download

Adding media (video and audio)

Organizing your course

Restricting access by date or score (restrict availability setting)

Summary

Adding Interaction with Lessons and Assignments

Adding assignments

Lesson

Summary

Evaluating Students with Quizzes, Choices, and Feedback

Creating quizzes

Feedback

Choices

Summary

Adding Social Activities to Your Course

Chat

Forum

Glossary

Wiki

Workshop

Summary

Blocks

Configuring where a block appears

Types of blocks

Summary

Features for Teachers

Logs and reports

Using scales for feedback, rating, and grading

Grades

The Teacher forum

Summary

Index