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Fast FAQ: Tracking Class Attendance [Moodle 2.9]

July 27, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here are two quick videos on the Moodle 2.9 process of setting up class attendance and taking class attendance. Click on the icon with the four arrows to make the video full screen. Setting Up Class Attendance Taking Class Attendance Automatic Grading of Attendance Sessions Moodle allots each attendance session two points, broken down as such: Present – 2 points out of 2 points possible Late – 1 point out of 2 Excused – 1 out of 2 Absent – 0 out of 2 For example: If you have 16 attendance sessions, and student A has an … Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Embedding Video [Moodle 2.9]

July 27, 2015 - [Fast FAQ for Everyone] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of embedding video in Moodle 2.9! Embedding Video from TrinityDC on Vimeo. Continue reading
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How do I grade students in a group?

July 26, 2015 - Groups and groupings can be set-up to allow subsets of your course to do various activities in isolation of other group. Once groups and groupings are set-up in your course, there is another group-related setting on the Assignment settings page that allows students to submit in groups, and, consequently, allows you to grade in groups. To get back to your Assignments settings & change the group submissions options, follow these steps: Login to Moodle. In your “My Courses” block, click on the course in which you want to make the change. From the main page of your course, click on … Continue reading
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How do I allow one student a second attempt on a quiz?

July 23, 2015 - Moodle allows for individual user overrides and group overrides for quizzes. These overrides can be used to allow a different number of quiz attempts, as well as a different open/close date/time windows and a different time limit. Note: if you do not alter one or more of these settings, the settings will remain at the original quiz defaults. For example, if the quiz is closed to all students because the quiz’s original close date/time has passed and you do not adjust the override’s close date/time, even if you give a specific student a second attempt, they will not be able … Continue reading
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How do I create a zip file?

July 20, 2015 - There are times when you may need to submit multiple files in one upload. For cases like this, you can combine the files together into one zip file. Below is a short video on zipping files on a Windows computer. If you have a Macintosh operating system, you can find information on zipping files at this link. How do I create a zip file? from TrinityDC on Vimeo. Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Submitting Mid-term Progress or Final Grades [Moodle 2.9]

July 20, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of submitting mid-term progress or final grades! Click on the icon with the four arrows to make the video full screen. Submitting Mid-term Progress and Final Grades from TrinityDC on Vimeo. Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Making Your Course Available to Students [Moodle 2.9]

July 17, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of uploading your paper! Click on the icon with the four arrows to make the video full screen. Making Your Course Available to Students from TrinityDC on Vimeo. Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Submitting Enrollment Verification [Moodle 2.9]

July 13, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of submitting Enrollment Verification! Click on the icon with the four arrows to make the video full screen. Submitting Enrollment Verification from TrinityDC on Vimeo. Continue reading
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How do I submit Enrollment Verification?

July 13, 2015 - “Enrollment Verification” is a report required for financial aid from the Federal government. This report allows Trinity to be able to verify students’ attendance and, subsequently, disburse the appropriate financial aid to the students. As you know from working with your deans and from other University communications, submitting “Enrollment Verification” is mandatory.  This process, which depends on your role as faculty colleagues, allows us to continue to offer the financial aid opportunities to our students that we do. Enrollment Verification is usually due shortly after the Add/Drop deadline for your academic session. Visit the Academic Calendar for specific dates. Enrollment … Continue reading
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What do the ‘Review options’ on the ‘Quiz Settings’ page mean?

July 13, 2015 - In the section of the “Quiz Settings” screen called “Review options,” you can control which information students can during one of four time periods Moodle recognizes. “During the attempt” is while the students are taking the quiz attempt. “Immediately after the attempt” means within two minutes of the attempt being finished (when the student hits the ‘Submit’ button). “Later, while the quiz is still open” means after the two minutes are up, and before the quiz close date. “After the quiz is closed” means after the quiz close date has passed. If the quiz does not have a close date, … Continue reading
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For more information, contact Moodle Support, MoodleSupport@trinitydc.edu.