Edit course settings

Overview

Guide

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Getting started


Elements of a course home page

Introductory material on changing home page settings begins at 0:55 of this video.

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Step by step instructions


Edit course settings

To edit general settings for the the behaviour of the course and the appearance of the course homepage

  1. Locate the Settings block.
  2. under Course administration, click Edit settings.

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  3. Make your changes to the settings.
    • If you need more information about the function of a setting, click the information icon Information button next to the name and a short explanation will pop up.
  4. Click Save changes.

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Moodle course formats

Introductory video on the different course home page formats.

Release a Moodle course to students

  1. Check that you have hidden all the elements of the course you want to remain invisible to students, either by using the Hide resource/activity icon or the Common module settings (Visible field), or by placing conditions on them using the Activity completion controls.
  2. In the Settings block, under Course administration, click Edit settings.

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  3. On the Edit course settings page:
    • Under General, at Visible, select Show from the drop-down list.
    • Make any other necessary changes. (Click the Help button Help button for more information about each field.)

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  4. Click Save changes.

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  5. On the course home page, in the Settings block, click Switch role to and select Student from the list, to view the changes as a student will see them.

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Additional information