Getting Started with Moodle

Tuesday, July 7, 2020:  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


The registration period has closed for this event.

 

The Getting Started with Moodle workshop will give faculty who are new to Moodle (or who need a refresher) an introduction to Colgate’s learning management system. We will discuss how the use of Moodle in a course can enhance teaching and learning. The session will provide an overview of basic Moodle functionality so that faculty can set up their courses. Participants will also be introduced to additional features in Moodle, such as the creation, collection and assessment of assignments, activities such as quizzes and discussion boards.

This will take place as a Zoom meeting. Participants will receive the link to join the meeting via their confirmation email.

 

 


Session Outcomes

At the completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Set up a Moodle course site and begin using Moodle to support their courses.

  • Add Moodle course content that aligns with the syllabus and learning goals

  • Add Resources and Activities

  • Use Moodle's communication features to effectively engage with students outside the classroom


Target Audience

Faculty and Staff with Moodle responsibilities


Workshop Length

1 hour


Topics

Topics include:

 

 

  • Benefits of Moodle for teaching and learning
  • Basic site navigation and overview of the Dashboard
  • Overview of Moodle features; Activities and Resources
  • Adding files and other content
  • New features in Moodle v3.6

Presenting

Robin Bridson
Professional Development and Training Coordinator
x6559

rbridson@colgate.edu 

 



Additional Resources

Moodle-Info Site: http://moodle-info.colgate.edu/

LinkedIn Learning: Moodle 3.6 Basics Course

Moodle.Org's 3.6 Documentation


Register
Registration open through 7/7/2020 11:05 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Location

Zoom Session (online)

Participants will receive the link to join the meeting via their confirmation email.