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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DiscussionStarted byRepliesLast post
Grid format install removed number of sections drop down in course format 1 Gareth J Barnard
Setting course visibility to ' Not available' from settings page to prevent students access 3 Jon Bolton
sub-courses? 9 Kathryn Woodhead
Admin mark activity/course as complete for a student 19 Mark Whitesides
link activities to buttons 4 Isabel Baena
Grid format beta pre-release with WebP support on M3.6 0 Gareth J Barnard
forum and course relative email notification is not receiving. 0 Mahendra Kumar
Group all events of the same course and date in a calendar rather than showing all events in the calendar...moodle 0 Amir Mustafa
Get course name in calendar rather than the event name 2 Amir Mustafa
Get course name only in calendar and activity name in popup 1 Amir Mustafa
Course format "Event" 5 Flotter Totte
Topic Level View 0 Sally Diab
How-to highlight new courses 1 Shirley Gregorczyk
HTML Error on activities descriptions 1 Augusto Luiz da Costa Schnorr
Completed Activity Not Marked Complete - M3.5 1 Rachel Grzymkowski
Course Credit Hours 2 Rachel Grzymkowski
Course Backup error 0 Aviwe Foji
Upload file and add link option of social wall course format is not working 2 Mahendra Kumar
Reading data from course URLs 0 Animesh KC
OneTopic: "Use topic summary as template" option 2 Rich Lewis
[3.5]Why is this course in 'in Progress' on dashboard? 9 Gareth J Barnard
Preventing a user from doing a course again 6 Ralf Hilgenstock
SQL query to get course id based on the module topic, activities and content inside it 3 Rick Jerz
Grid Format and Stealth activities 2 Alan Muston
Course Completion - settings issue 0 J C
OneTopic Course Format: Restricted Section by Activity Completion is shaded for Teachers. 2 Mónica Sánchez
Display all courses below top level categories 0 Wahyu Ag Saputra
Specific course format 0 Diego Molina
"Tiles" course format 9 Luiggi Sansonetti
Hide course categories/courses from certain users 11 Gitte Bendixen
Update number of sections in multiple courses 2 Ben Kahn
OneTopic Error - Unknown course section in course "XXX" 11 Samuli Karevaara
course_format: BOARD (Grid and Buttons) 11 Yannick Vrolant
Course Grid Format (show contents) 0 deepak rs
Error message when adding a new course 1 Matteo Scaramuccia
Assigned Roles not showing correctly in Course Description 4 Colin Fraser
Compare two courses with activities and content 1 Gareth J Barnard
Course template with external database 1 Gareth J Barnard
Coursebox summary 1 Gareth J Barnard
What did mean - Course 1 Section 0 3 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Format sections not appearing for admins/teacher 2 Marcel Roe
User profile fields in participant list 1 Gareth J Barnard
Restrict an activity from being repeated 1 Gareth J Barnard
Collapsed Topics and Grid formats updated for Moodle 3.5 and 3.6.1 2 Gareth J Barnard
Moodle sections Expanded and collapsed state? 4 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Format for Moodle 3.6 2 Agnar Gudmundsson
More than one recourd per course in mdl_format_grid_summary 5 Gareth J Barnard
Grid Format - "Hidden in Grey" for teachers. 3 Gareth J Barnard
What is the order of the "my courses" list in the navigation bar? 6 Luiggi Sansonetti
Prevent certain courses from appearing in "My courses" and "Dashboard" 14 Luiggi Sansonetti
One Topic Course Improvement - Tabs change color if activities are complete 2 Chris Kenniburg
Self-enrolment restrictions upon course completion 0 Manny Pérez Alemán
Grid format for M3.5 updated 0 Gareth J Barnard
Remove the "view only topic" icon in Collapsed topics 2 Daniel Dubbeldam
Stealth activities treats non-editing teacher like Student 4 Mustafa Ameen
Filter only works in one section of buttons format 8 Gareth J Barnard
Course restore creating random users in restored course 8 Michael Brost
Unable to restore course data and imports 18 Richard van Iwaarden
'My Courses' not listing all the courses 2 Melanie Scott
Rope Team course format... RIP? 2 Luiggi Sansonetti
Custom field name data from course setting does not duplicate 1 Amir Mustafa
Add new dropdown field in course setting page 1 Emma Richardson
Error while moving category to another 1 Gareth J Barnard
Course Administration Block not showing 4 Shirley Gregorczyk
Trying to design courses 5 Emma Richardson
Course still showing in progress but it's 100% complete 2 Melanie Scott
Moodle does not track quiz assessment when submitting. 3 TTCIH Ifakara
Course does not launch on Moodle Mobile nor Moodle Desktop 2 TTCIH Ifakara
course template 1 Howard Miller
One section per page 5 Narissa Tuawhiorangi
Issue in course view in moodle 3.5 6 milind Test
Course creator can only see users created by themselves 1 Colin Fraser
Missing link for topic #0 in course format: Topics format? 1 Gareth J Barnard
Making a Point Based Course? 2 Melanie Scott
Preserve links to sections 7 Narissa Tuawhiorangi
Deleting Multiple Courses+Data 2 uk nites
One course has two course format 1 Gareth J Barnard
Stealth Topics 52 Francesco Bove
Can't find 'Flexible Sections Format' 2 Nigel Gilbert
Collapsed Topics Plugin: Topic Titles Invisible Until Mouseover 8 Liam McDonagh-Greaves
Change Background and Hover colours for Collapsed Topics via Custom CSS 2 Gareth J Barnard
Guest access to pages in a guest-enabled course 0 David McGeary
paypal integration(for testing-sandbox) 0 Eswar k
Can I remove the Course short name from the top of the Nav? 2 Emma Richardson
Stealth Activities 13 François Lizotte
Grid format JPGs rended as PNGs 3 Matthew Cook
Set Number of Courses In Progress Tab - Dashboard Moodle 3.3.1 7 Carol Howells
Course Deletion and User Data 1 Melanie Scott
Collapsed Topics updated for Moodle 3.4 and 3.5 7 Przemek Kaszubski
URGENT: Problem with Collapsed Topic Plugin 1 Gareth J Barnard
Course Completion -> Add to Cohort 1 Murilo Timo Neto
Single activity format for multiple quizzes 4 Femi Byte
Collapsed Topics Possible to change color upon completion? 2 Gareth J Barnard
Ability to use Stealth activities with all content types 8 Jim Judges
Grid format - unable to scroll the pop-up window 1 Gareth J Barnard
Export Course 1 Mary Cooch
STYLE.CSS 1 Gareth J Barnard
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