Moodle - Faculty

Building Custom Scales in Moodle

Open gradebook in your course. Select the scales tab. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select “add a new scale.” Name your scale in a way to identify the range. For example, “Scale t...

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Class Engagement Report

These instructions will provide information on the last day a student logged into the course. Select the course that you want to check student participation. Drop down the arrow under the course name i...

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Course Availability

While on your course’s main home page, select “Edit Settings” under the Settings category. Under the “General” block, you will drop the options beneath the “Visible” heading. The default is to hide the c...

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Creating Groups in Moodle

Creating Groups in Moodle Drop down option beneath “users” on the left hand side under the Administration Tab. Select groups. You can do one of two things now – Create manual groups or ...

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Creating a Manual Grade Item/Bonus Points

Open your gradebook and select the “setup” tab. Scroll to the very bottom to the page and select “Add Grade Item.” Fill in the Item name and Maximum grade component (either value or a preset s...

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Creating and Taking Attendance

**Please note – it is important to build a new attendance activity each time you use it in a course. If you import an old attendance activity, there is a possibility that the grading mechanism will not work pro...

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Video : Creating a Quiz with Random Questions

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Creating a Quiz Category in Moodle

Under settings, you will expand the arrow next to Question Bank. Select Categories. This view will present all the categories that currently exist in your class. It is a good rule of thumb to create ...

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Creating Quiz Question in Notepad

First, open Notepad on your computer. Select Start, All Programs, Accessories, and then NotePad. Now for questions to be properly imported into Moodle, the must fit the following requirements: Question...

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Deleting Student Attempts in a Quiz

Sometimes a student or even technology will run into an issue. If a student needs a second attempt at a quiz, these are the steps that will remove the previous attempt in order to allow the student to take the ...

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