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Welcome,
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= Welcome, =
  
 
Your course has been setup to provide you with easy access to key components in the following ways:
 
Your course has been setup to provide you with easy access to key components in the following ways:
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== Moodle Course Icons==
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Moodle uses Icons to help you identify different activities and content. Three icons you will commonly see: <br/>
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[[File:Moodle Course Icons scaled.png|Screen shot of Moodle icons]]
  
    This Course Menu
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Other icons are used in Moodle to highlight items such as web links, Word documents and other file types.
    Module Page Setup
 
    Key Course Milestones
 
 
 
== "This Course" Menu ==
 
 
 
You will find "This Course" in the main menu bar near the top of your screen.
 
 
 
 
 
Moodle This Course Menu
 
 
 
This menu will give you quick access to:
 
 
 
* '''People:''' Listing of Classmates
 
* '''Grades:''' Your course grades
 
* '''Assignments:''' Assignment Submission points
 
* '''Forums:''' Discussion Forums within course
 
* '''Quizzes:''' Online tests within course
 
*  '''Resources:''' Any provided files
 
 
 
You will also find other Moodle activities that have been setup, and it's a quick way to access your course resources.
 
Module Page Setup
 
 
 
Each Module page has the following sections:
 
 
 
Activities:
 
Detailed breakdown of coursework
 
 
 
Assignments:
 
Discussion forums, quizzes, or assignments
 
 
 
Resources:
 
Videos, slide decks, articles or supplementary work
 
Material Order
 
 
 
Your course is setup sequentially with discussion forums, assignments, any related material within each module tab.
 
 
 
Icons mark location of course activities and resources such discussion forums, assignment tools and files. Click the text to access the course content.
 
 
 
Moodle Course Icons
 
 
 
Other icons are used in Moodle to highlight items such as web links, Word documents and other file types.  
 
Key Course Milestones
 
  
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==Key Course Milestones==
 
The Key Course Milestones Bar tracks what course components you have completed AND provides direct access to each item when you click on the highlighted item or the item title below the tracking bar.  
 
The Key Course Milestones Bar tracks what course components you have completed AND provides direct access to each item when you click on the highlighted item or the item title below the tracking bar.  
  
Moodle Progress Bar
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[[File:Moodle Progress Bar scaled.jpg|Screen shot of Moodle Progress Bar Plugin]]

Latest revision as of 09:43, 24 January 2019

Welcome,

Your course has been setup to provide you with easy access to key components in the following ways:

Activity Block

You will find the Activities Block in the right hand side near the top of your screen.
Activities Block inside Moodle courses
This Block will give you quick access to:

  • Assignments: Assignment Submission points
  • Chats: Chat rooms within course
  • Forums: Discussion Forums within course
  • Quizzes: Online tests within course
  • Resources: Any provided files

You will also find other Moodle activities that have been setup, and it's a quick way to access your course resources.

Moodle Course Icons

Moodle uses Icons to help you identify different activities and content. Three icons you will commonly see:
Screen shot of Moodle icons

Other icons are used in Moodle to highlight items such as web links, Word documents and other file types.

Key Course Milestones

The Key Course Milestones Bar tracks what course components you have completed AND provides direct access to each item when you click on the highlighted item or the item title below the tracking bar.

Screen shot of Moodle Progress Bar Plugin