You can use blocks to customise the look and functionality of your course home page. Think of them as shortcuts to critical parts of your course. 

Getting started  

There are several kinds of blocks in Moodle.

eLearning or (TELT) Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching at UNSW emphasises the benefits that educational technologies can bring to learning and teaching practice. No single educational technology will address all learning and teaching needs. Yet often institutions focus solely on one platform, usually a learning management system.