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

When posting, please provide as much information as possible, such as:

  • Course format and version
  • Moodle version
  • Theme you are using (and version)
  • Browser and version
  • Relevant screen shot

If you want people to be able to give you more useful answers, please include as much of the following information in your post as possible:

  • Course format and version
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  • Theme you are using (and version)
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Please see Moodle.org courses and course formats forum help for more details.


DiscussionStarted byRepliesLast post
Not including Blocks when doing a batch course upload 4 Kat Wang
Topic Releases after specified timeframe after Enrolment 5 Séverin Terrier
Can we change the thumbnail image assigned to resources? 6 Mary Cooch
grid format: Error code: cannotfinduploadedimage 58 Wes Sykes
Grid Format - Change image problem 4 Andy Chaplin
Programmatically update all course pictures in a category 0 Nathan Butler
Grid format updated for Moodle 2.8 0 Gareth J Barnard
Reoccuring Course -same students new grades, refresh course 0 Leticia Dark-rose
Grid format for M2.9 updated 0 Gareth J Barnard
Add custom fields to the " Add Course" page 21 Flotter Totte
Collapsed Topics 10 Gareth J Barnard
Grid format V2.9.1.4 released for Moodle 2.9. 2 Gareth J Barnard
Possibility to disable force language dropdown in the course settings? 1 Gareth J Barnard
Courses in slider 7 Usman Asar
Moodle 2.8: Hidden activities, that should be completely invsible are shown 7 Mary Cooch
Grid Format 2 ian hatton
Grid format - clicking icon does not open 1 Gareth J Barnard
2.8 Changing to single activity format and then changing back 3 Mary Cooch
Title of courses 0 Yuri Rodrigues
Navigation in (2.8) Topics format show on seperate page 0 Matt Spencer
Error code: cannot find upload image 5 Gemma Lesterhuis
The grid format issue 10 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed Topics updated for Moodle 2.7, 2.8 and 2.9. 0 Gareth J Barnard
Grid format - what is the criteria for displaying 'New activity' 1 Gareth J Barnard
Add a new link next to "Add an activity or resource", possible? 3 Mary Cooch
Grid format for M2.9 updated 2 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed Topics - "not available" 13 Evan Donovan
Course loosing files after uplaod 3 Narissa Tuawhiorangi
With Collapsed Topics - Edit Quiz page displays oddly 21 Rick Jerz
Collapsed Topics - Text Color 1 Gareth J Barnard
How is a course size calculated? 2 Javier Escalera
Following Topic only be available to students after concluding the previous one - Drip Topic Schedule 4 A D'Silva
Add activity option on Course type Single activity : Lesson & % option on Course Type Topic & Weekly ? 4 Nishant Pandya
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.8 & 2.9 updated. 3 Ana Angel
Course layout color how to move? 3 Otmar Bender
Course reset - pass grades set to zero (Moodle 2.9.1) 5 Joshua Bragg
Collapsed Topics updated for M2.8 and M2.9 0 Gareth J Barnard
Course completion by others 0 callum Wood
Using course format also for pagelayout-incourse (exemple. /mod/page or /mod/quiz/ ) 0 M khattou
How to add custom fields in Course page 2 Marina Glancy
How to create category from api 2 Marina Glancy
Grid format for M2.9 updated.... 0 Gareth J Barnard
Grid format for M2.8 and M2.9 updated... 0 Gareth J Barnard
Course - created by 4 Richard Oelmann
Something between Weekly and Topics format 20 g garcia
How to get status of course ? 7 Nishant Pandya
Adding List of courses on the Course Page 0 Wendy Zheng
Grid format updated for M2.8 and M2.9 8 stéphane Rolland
Grid Format 15 Gareth J Barnard
Extend Course Module and Create Separate Module 0 Rohit Bajracharya
Collapsed Topic- More section 7 anthony leduc
Period duration 5 Dmitry Lebedev
Collapsible Topics - Scroll 2 Daf Rees
Edit settings - Course format 6 Gareth J Barnard
Can't update course 1 Gareth J Barnard
Stable Grid and Collapsed Topics released for Moodle 2.9 0 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Course Format throwing deprecated error for student not meeting section criteria 5 Laura Gay Majerus
Problem with Collapsed Topics plugin 8 SmythSys IT Consulting
How can I establish which theme a course is using? 4 Phillip Bennett
Collapsed Topic Format background colors 6 Marc Hermon
Course completion mail 0 Sumanta Ghosh
Use cohorts to configure course settings for different 'groups' of students 1 Gareth J Barnard
Display courses by role? 1 Gareth J Barnard
Upload courses with teachers 3 Sarah Ricketts
How to make old course in moodle 2.9 ? 1 Gareth J Barnard
Is there any plugin for tree/collapsible/accordion view between parent (Meta) and child courses. 1 Gareth J Barnard
Columns and Noticeboard formats for M2.9 released 0 Gareth J Barnard
Grid format release candidate for M2.9 updated. 0 Gareth J Barnard
How to download the course content from Students ? 4 Kathir Rajaraman
Collapsed topics format 2 Anne Grant
Show course summary on course page 3 Flotter Totte
forcing a speific course path 2 DeWayne Demland
Course Mapping with the calendar 0 Bharath Kondeti
Left indentation of Course summary in course page 1 John Provasnik
Grid format M2.9 release candidate released 0 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed Topics M2.9 Release candidate released. 0 Gareth J Barnard
Course topic format missing from settings 3 Sonja Loader-Jurac
Anchor tags 13 Philip Roy
Adding Custom fields while Course Creation in Moodle 4 Sarthak Singh
Order Courses by Enrol Date 1 Gareth J Barnard
Adding check boxes to the Grids 2 Michael Roberts
Upon entering a course scroll to current section 1 Hartmut Scherer
Course content area help 3 Tim Doherty
Bulk course creation moodle 2.8 4 Willam Pious
Grid and collapsed topics creates a vertical scroll bar - BCU theme 8 Anu Laitakari
Collapsed Topics plugin 4 Peter van Dam
Collapsed Topics doesn't work 3 Peter van Dam
Course format periods: show current topic at the top 1 Hartmut Scherer
Collapsed Topics Plugin? 1 Mary Cooch
Course Format Issues 8 Gina Polley
Collapsed Topics V2.8.2.2 released 0 Gareth J Barnard
meta course: how to hide yet make accessible 16 Nicholas Bovee
flexiscections 1 Gareth J Barnard
How to override editsection_form ... 2 Gareth J Barnard
[RESOLVED] Grid Format - Next Section - Issue 1 Jona Turner
[RESOLVED] Grid Format. Problem when you change image in section 7 José Jardines
How to hide the activities totally from another group? 0 Garamkhand Surendelg
Assignment: Could not find the Submit bottom 7 Emma Richardson
How to include javascript file in a new course format? 19 Gareth J Barnard
Weekly format without weekends? 9 Hartmut Scherer