Courses and course formats

Including both standard and add-on course formats.

Documentation: Course formats and Course FAQ
Forum help: Courses and course formats forum help
Plugins directory: Category: Course formats
Forum moderators: Gareth J Barnard and Richard Oelmann

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  • Course format and version
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DiscussionStarted byRepliesLast post
Folding and unfolding course sections using topcoll 6 Gareth J Barnard
Course Start Date and Time 14 Emma Richardson
Students not showing in Activity Completion Report 1 Christina Munoz
Activate past courses for a user when he's enrolled in a new one 6 Iren Siamo
Collapsed topics went missing after upgrade 4 Kristbjorg Olsen
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 3.5 and 3.4 released 0 Gareth J Barnard
Add Topics link failing 8 Joseph Mary
Grid Format won't apply - Course Shell Appears 8 Jessie B
Collapsed Topics: Restrictions displaying in the topic title 2 Gareth J Barnard
Section jump to menu, Boost and Moodle 3.5 0 Gareth J Barnard
Course Completion: Student only has to complete 6 of 9 badges within a course to complete the course 0 Ian Clover
Grid Format for Moodle 3.5? 3 Craig Mackey
Grid format for M3.5 released 0 Gareth J Barnard
how to create a new course format plugin 4 amit agrahari
Multiple Course Format in Single Course 3 Maya V
Can't delete course 0 Filippo Caburlotto
Grid Format Grey Out Unavailable Issue 22 Michelle Lomman
Student selects badges from a pool of badges to complete a course 0 Ian Clover
course completion not working 22 Emma Richardson
Courses in category 0 Genevieve MacDonald
Flexible sections does not work in Moodle Mobile 0 Madhav Deshpande
Navigation buttons at the bottom of course 5 Gareth J Barnard
How to suspend hunderds of students at once? 1 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed topic colours [SOLVED] 8 Philippe Roth
Grid Format Plugin Not working 4 Gareth J Barnard
Meta course: How to hide yet make accessible 2 Diane Villemure
Course Format - Collapsed Topics Toggle Issue 1 Maya V
Activity completion settings not showing for front page activities 3 Asma MECHERGUI
How to know when something is complete 1 Rick Jerz
Collapsed topic 1 Rick Jerz
Grid format for the Lessons 2 Mimi Rothschild
Show all sections in one page 5 Mgx 07
Onetopic format import process 2 David Herney Bernal
Bulk upload Course Summary Files (M3.0) 3 Emma Richardson
Exceptions due to jump in section number 2 Lea Cohen
Shrinking/collapsing topics 26 Luiggi Sansonetti
Student course enrollment 3 Salvatore DeMaio
Grid Format version 3.4.0.3 unable to change colors 1 Sarah Riley
new course format with automatic activity creation 0 Francesco Pisano
Feature, Problem or Bug? 6 Andreas R.
Thumbnails in course summary doesn't load 0 Juan Pablo Botero
Scrom Activity 0 aman kumar
Eliminate 'padding' (top and bottom) in 'onetopic' format 2 MMT Moodler
Grid format updated for M3.2 -> 3.4 0 Gareth J Barnard
creating new course format (new plugin) 3 Francesco Pisano
Course Edit Option is Hidden - Moodle 3.3 0 Francis Goris Payano
Students viewing assignment with a different start date 0 John Graham
Toggled text missed or invisible using Collapsed Topics plugin 5 Gareth J Barnard
Restriction on course or category access 1 Emma Richardson
Can't move topics with drag and drop in 4k screen 2 Miki Alliel
Course not showing in Courses in progess 9 Ron Meske
Adding too many topics could lead to a course crash - bug? 2 Miki Alliel
Course custom field data save error 3 Gareth J Barnard
Can not create file 5 Gareth J Barnard
CSV upload problems in Moodle 3.3 0 Adrian Perez Rodriguez
New plugin: Course templates / duplicate course 20 Hugo Ribeiro
Placing a SCORM Package at Course level 4 Emma Richardson
Custom Course settings 6 Jon Bolton
Grid format updated for M3.2 to M3.4 0 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed Topics and the EU General Data Protection Regulation 0 Gareth J Barnard
Can the course listing in the new dashboard be sorted manually? 0 Samuli Karevaara
A block to list available courses with a "Enroll me now button" 0 Roman Gavrilov
Course prerequisites 0 John Paul De Jesus
Iomad use in Moodle 3.3 for ecommerce 0 Pradeep Bisht
Grid format problem 3 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Format Problem 7 Gareth J Barnard
Upload Course Error 5 Emma Richardson
Restricted access vs. course completion 0 Anders S
Accessing Course Files via PHP and MySQL 11 Jeremy Paul Herrera
Adding settings to course and overriding activities Moodle 3.3 3 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Format: 3.2.1.3 - New activity notification 3 Gareth J Barnard
Grid format for Moodle 3.2 - 3.4 updated. 0 Gareth J Barnard
MindMap Format 2 Gareth J Barnard
US Office of Civil Rights filing on accessibility errors in our Moodle site and usage of grid format 6 Gareth J Barnard
Guest access to course sections! 3 Lyndsey Welch
using course format settings inside css 2 Gareth J Barnard
All the courses got out of categories!!!! 1 Emma Richardson
Moodle Socialwall Course Format Official Release and Download 84 Naaman Fallouh
Course overview: Issues with video embed from summary. 3 Mary Cooch
Collapsed Topics updated for M3.3 and M3.4(beta) 5 Rick Jerz
Topic 0 showing as 'Hidden from students'. No way to correct!? 1 Nick Varney
Bulk upload of course section titles? 1 Detlef Reuter
Hide the course path 2 Vladimir Parkhomenko
Short preamble to a course OR hidden topic name 3 Vladimir Parkhomenko
New plugin for the easy usage of course templates 4 Flotter Totte
Courses on Demand and payment 14 Knut Makowski
3.3.1 Topics Course Format Issue 12 Brigitte Bramer
Add filter "course not completed" on participants-page 0 Urpo Karhula
Grid format (beta) for Moodle 3.3 released 3 Gareth J Barnard
Course completion report - adding more user fields 3 Alek Steva
Managing past courses 7 Katrin Backhaus
Problem with Collapsed Topics in Moodle 3.2 with Boost based theme 9 Rick Jerz
Failed to change course format "Topic" to "Grid" 12 Eduardo Hm
how to add "Read More" in course discription 4 Dnyaneshwar Somwanshi
Grid Format border colour 1 Gareth J Barnard
Course objects dissapear 0 Francisco Rojas
Topics Course Format: Hidden "General" Topic Title 6 Francois PAR
Course section 0 set to invisible 5 Joost Elshoff
Collapsible Topics not working 3 Gareth J Barnard
Course completion problem 2 Mary Cooch