Activity Module: Structured Forum
Type: Activity Module
Requires: Moodle 1.5
StructuredForum is an activity module for Moodle Collaborative Learning
Environment. Is based on three types of generic contributions,
namely specification, elaboration and consensus.
during the initial stage of the process carried out by the tutor or
group coordinator who contributes by defining the group activity and
its objectives (i.e. statement of the problem) and the way to structure
it in sub-activities. Elaboration refers to the contributions of
participants (mostly students) in which a proposal, idea or plan to
reach a solution is presented. The other participants can elaborate on
this proposal through different types of participation such as
questions, comments, explanations and agree/disagree statements.
Finally, when a correct proposal of solution is achieved, the consensus
contributions take part in its approval (this includes different
consensus models such as voting); when a solution is accepted the
Requirements: Web server software, PHP scripting language, MySQl
database and stable Moodle environment.
Record added by Asier Cuevas
- Sunday, 1 October 2006, 9:26 PM
Last modified - Friday, 6 October 2006, 5:51 PM