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Course Settings & Set-Up

Fast FAQ: Understanding Orphaned Activities [Moodle version 2.9]

January 12, 2016 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Orphaned activities occur when you import content from a previous that had more weeks/sections than the current course. Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Understanding Orphaned Activities Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text (coming soon) English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen. Continue reading
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How do I import all of the activities and resources from a previous course into this new semester’s course? [Moodle version 3.2]

November 24, 2015 - You can import all of the activities and resources from a previous course into your new blank course. If you have not made any changes to the new course shell, and you use the ‘Jump to final step’ option as shown below, your gradebook set-up, including manual gradebook items, should also transfer. Please note: for all activities and date restricted items that you import, you will need to update the dates & times to reflect the current course/section. Learn how to update multiple dates at one time in this FAQ. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger … Continue reading
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How do I add a block in my course? [Moodle version 3.2]

September 25, 2015 - There are still a number of blocks available for you to add to your Moodle course. One of the most useful blocks is a custom HTML block into which you can put your own content. To add a custom HTML block, follow these steps below! Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. Login to Moodle. Click on the course to which you wish to add the block. On the main page of your course, click the gray editing gear in the upper right corner to get the administrative options. From the drop-down menu, choose … Continue reading
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How do I add text to the weekly sections of my course? [Moodle version 3.2]

September 2, 2015 - Each week or topic, including the top or “general” area, has a summary. This is where information like your topic title or weekly goals could go. By default, the weekly topics display the date range for that week. To add text to a weekly or topic section summary, follow the steps below. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. Login to Moodle. Click on the course to which you wish to add the weekly text. Click the gray editing gear in the upper right corner to get the administrative options. From the drop-down … Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Importing Content into Your Course [Moodle version 2.9]

August 20, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of adding URL resources to your course! Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Importing Content into Your Course Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen.   Continue reading
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What am I required to do in Moodle, as a Faculty member? [Moodle version 3.2]

August 14, 2015 - As a University, Trinity requires that all faculty do the following in Moodle: Post your syllabus as a file resource on the main page of your course with the word ‘Syllabus’ in the name. If you have posted it elsewhere, such as in a forum discussion thread or as a link to an external site like Google Drive, you must also post the syllabus as a file resource to the main page your course, ideally in the top section or first week. Text with screenshots – How do I upload my syllabus to Moodle? Short video – Fast FAQ: Uploading Your Syllabus Submit Enrollment Verification … Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Adding a Welcome Message [Moodle version 2.9]

August 12, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of adding a welcome message to your course! You can also explore: Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Adding a Welcome Message Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen. Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Making Your Course Available to Students [Moodle version 3.2]

July 17, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 3.2 process of making your course available to students! Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Making Your Course Available to Students Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen. Continue reading
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Fast FAQ: Submitting Enrollment Verification [Moodle version 3.2]

July 13, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 3.2 process of submitting Enrollment Verification! Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Submitting Enrollment Verification Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen. Continue reading
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How do I submit Enrollment Verification? [Moodle version 3.2]

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. Note: … Continue reading
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For more information, contact Moodle Support, MoodleSupport@trinitydc.edu.


For more information, contact Moodle Support, MoodleSupport@trinitydc.edu.