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

Please see Moodle.org courses and course formats forum help for more details.

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Show/Hide Moodle icon in course section is missing
Picture of Irith Herman Irith Herman
15 Mon, Jan 12, 2015, 6:56 PM
Multiple activities on one page
Picture of Mateo Di Stefano Mateo Di Stefano
2 Fri, Aug 29, 2014, 3:43 PM
Is it possible to add “make this the current topic” as a feature in “Restrict access”?
Picture of Hartmut Scherer Hartmut Scherer
13 Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 7:55 PM
Fancy Breadcumb Navigation OneTopic
Picture of Seth Mengal Seth Mengal
2 Mon, Dec 15, 2014, 4:32 PM
New Social Learning Wall Format is complete - See it at the Michigan Moodle Moot
Picture of Chris Kenniburg Chris Kenniburg
1 Sat, Dec 20, 2014, 3:47 AM
Restrict groups on Enrolled Users
Picture of Jesus Rojas Jesus Rojas
4 Tue, Dec 23, 2014, 3:14 AM
Coming Soon - Moodle Social Format "eCommunity"
Picture of Chris Kenniburg Chris Kenniburg
18 Thu, Oct 2, 2014, 8:01 PM
Grid format updated for M2.7 and M2.8
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
1 Sun, Dec 21, 2014, 11:55 PM
Grid Format versioning
Picture of Heather P Heather P
13 Mon, Dec 15, 2014, 10:43 PM
courses on front page
Picture of Donna Morris Donna Morris
8 Thu, Dec 4, 2014, 12:18 AM
Any ideas: within section navigation
Picture of Derek Chirnside Derek Chirnside
3 Fri, Oct 17, 2014, 10:42 AM
Collapsed Topics improved for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
5 Fri, Dec 12, 2014, 9:31 PM
Conditional courses - Moodle 2.6
Picture of Dave Emsley Dave Emsley
4 Sun, Nov 9, 2014, 8:32 PM
Grid Format > Position of left/right cursor
Picture of Dan Jeffries Dan Jeffries
2 Fri, Dec 5, 2014, 11:02 PM
[Solved] Restored Course disappears after login
Picture of Ron Raney Ron Raney
2 Thu, Dec 4, 2014, 12:36 AM
Hide future weeks (sections) and automatically open this weeks section - New feature?
Picture of Dean Leggo Dean Leggo
2 Tue, Sep 2, 2014, 11:22 AM
Collapsed topics - Show section summary collapsed
Picture of Philip Roy Philip Roy
5 Mon, Nov 17, 2014, 11:33 AM
Collapse Topic Moodle 2.7.2 Not working
Picture of jose Nicolas jose Nicolas
8 Wed, Nov 26, 2014, 10:32 PM
Grid format showing [pluginname....]
Picture of Mary Cooch Mary Cooch
3 Mon, Nov 17, 2014, 5:51 PM
Page per Section - How to embed Activities directly rather than as a URL
Picture of Brian Merritt Brian Merritt
38 Sat, Dec 8, 2012, 1:00 AM
Stable versions of Collapsed Topics, Grid, Columns and Noticeboard released for M2.8.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Mon, Nov 17, 2014, 12:27 AM
how to Add extra fileds in course details
Picture of ankit verma ankit verma
3 Sat, Nov 15, 2014, 8:09 PM
Page not Available / Connection Reset
Picture of Todd Lantz Todd Lantz
2 Fri, Nov 14, 2014, 8:06 PM
Courses Elective Based
Picture of Hannah Symonds Hannah Symonds
7 Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 12:35 PM
The problem of Display of Course Completion
Picture of Эдуард Галиаскаров Эдуард Галиаскаров
8 Sat, Oct 11, 2014, 2:57 AM
screen readers and course formats and lists - oh my!
Picture of Stuart Lamour Stuart Lamour
1 Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 5:11 AM
Course Not Showing as Completed in the Moodle Database
Picture of NJ Lechnir NJ Lechnir
0 Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 6:42 AM
More theme - Collapsing the course descriptions
Picture of James B. Byrne James B. Byrne
2 Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 1:59 AM
Moodle 2.8 versions of Collapsed Topics, Grid, Columns and Noticeboard formats.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
1 Tue, Nov 11, 2014, 12:51 AM
Dynamic course creation based on user selection criteria
Picture of Delvon Forrester Delvon Forrester
2 Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 7:44 PM
Show activity completion state in page summary section of course
Picture of Delvon Forrester Delvon Forrester
0 Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 7:38 PM
Grid format 2.7.1.4 released
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Wed, Nov 5, 2014, 10:48 PM
Reverse Topic Order
Picture of Brad Jones Brad Jones
18 Thu, Nov 27, 2008, 11:13 AM
$course passed to moodle_page::set_course does not look like a proper course object.
Picture of Sanjay Singh Sanjay Singh
6 Thu, Oct 30, 2014, 8:30 AM
Unable to Delete an Image from Grid Format
Picture of Steph Hay Steph Hay
3 Tue, Oct 28, 2014, 1:07 AM
Grid format updated for M2.6
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Tue, Oct 28, 2014, 8:21 PM
Collapsed Topics Toggle Word
Picture of Kimber Warden Kimber Warden
1 Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 7:21 AM
Course Capability
Picture of Helson C Helson C
2 Fri, Oct 17, 2014, 10:34 PM
Not to display Course Description on the front page, Moodle 2.0.x
Picture of Steven Addepalli Steven Addepalli
12 Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 8:30 PM
[RESOLVED] Course summaries not showing on front page for logged in unenrolled students
Picture of Vic Jenkins Vic Jenkins
2 Tue, Oct 14, 2014, 6:54 PM
Any Ideas: navigation at the top of pages (?)
Picture of Derek Chirnside Derek Chirnside
0 Fri, Oct 17, 2014, 11:24 AM
multiple assignment creation
Picture of Nik Nurul Hafzan Mat Yaacob Nik Nurul Hafzan Mat Yaacob
1 Mon, Oct 13, 2014, 2:24 PM
Sending emails to students regularly to complete there course
Picture of Abhay Sharma Abhay Sharma
1 Mon, Oct 13, 2014, 10:59 PM
Course Completion
Picture of Hannah Symonds Hannah Symonds
8 Wed, Oct 8, 2014, 7:26 AM
Can no longer access course. Error: "Sorry, this activity is currently hidden"
Picture of Daniele Filipe Daniele Filipe
4 Mon, Oct 6, 2014, 4:49 AM
Combine Noticeboard with Collapsed Topics or Collapsed Weeks?
Picture of Elizabeth Dalton Elizabeth Dalton
14 Fri, Sep 5, 2014, 4:11 AM
Course Manager actions
Picture of Valentas Juškevičius Valentas Juškevičius
1 Wed, Oct 1, 2014, 3:51 PM
shortname length shown in the navigation bar is too short
Picture of Miki Alliel Miki Alliel
3 Sun, Sep 28, 2014, 9:28 PM
Collapsed Topics - Rest Settings
Picture of Richard Clay Richard Clay
8 Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 5:23 PM
Course Uploading
Picture of Vonley Joseph Vonley Joseph
3 Fri, Sep 26, 2014, 9:35 PM
Collapsed Topics language packs
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Sep 26, 2014, 12:52 AM
Grid format - the pop-up font size
Picture of Nick Varney Nick Varney
5 Tue, Jun 3, 2014, 10:55 PM
Collapsed Topics updated for Moodle 2.5, 2.6 and 2.7
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Tue, Sep 23, 2014, 5:20 AM
Hide course summary with "show only one section" option
Picture of Conor Bradley Conor Bradley
2 Tue, Sep 23, 2014, 4:26 PM
bulk course upload with backup files.
Picture of Vicke Denniston Vicke Denniston
1 Wed, Sep 24, 2014, 5:35 AM
Course Upload adds unnecessary blocks
Picture of Don Hinkelman Don Hinkelman
3 Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 9:28 AM
TinyMCE missing in course description after course upload
Picture of Gus Hagelberg Gus Hagelberg
2 Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 6:35 PM
Slight issue with current Collapsed Topics
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Sat, Sep 20, 2014, 6:00 PM
Grid Format > Large space at top of screen
Picture of Dan Jeffries Dan Jeffries
9 Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 6:12 PM
Add a new field to "Create a course"
Picture of Chien-Hao Chen Chien-Hao Chen
4 Fri, Sep 12, 2014, 8:18 PM
Dock Icons & Grid Format
Picture of Gorn --- Gorn ---
2 Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 7:04 PM
Collapsed Topics - Open or Closed when returning to a page
Picture of Richard Clay Richard Clay
7 Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 7:40 PM
Upload size limit - Grid course format
Picture of Mike Clarke Mike Clarke
2 Wed, Sep 17, 2014, 11:43 PM
Personalized course start times
Picture of Ron Raney Ron Raney
5 Thu, Aug 28, 2014, 3:24 AM
Grid layout
Picture of Kim P. Kim P.
0 Fri, Sep 12, 2014, 5:16 PM
Shared activity
Picture of Peter Bowen Peter Bowen
0 Wed, Sep 10, 2014, 7:36 AM
Unenrolled myself and now i want to enrol back
Picture of deepa mohanan deepa mohanan
3 Tue, Sep 9, 2014, 9:08 PM
How can I change the Courses Page to show completion
Picture of NJ Lechnir NJ Lechnir
6 Tue, Aug 12, 2014, 4:08 AM
I wand my course to be collapsed by default
Picture of Fanny Passeport Fanny Passeport
17 Mon, Sep 1, 2014, 1:58 PM
Unlocking criteria of completion of a course that, in turn, is a criterion for completion for another course
Picture of Alessandro L. Alessandro L.
0 Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 3:40 PM
Flexible format - I don't want to see child folder content when looking at parent folder
Picture of Greig Frankham Greig Frankham
1 Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 2:48 PM
Show only section 0
Picture of Louise Bennett Louise Bennett
1 Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 10:23 AM
exporting a list of courses in csv format
Picture of nilesh k nilesh k
1 Wed, Sep 3, 2014, 7:10 PM
Course Topic Format - current topic highlight
Picture of Janis Fair Janis Fair
6 Wed, Aug 27, 2014, 2:23 AM
weekly format without fixed start date
Picture of Mariu P Mariu P
7 Thu, Jun 12, 2014, 7:05 PM
Category View of courses - Moodle 2.6
Picture of Dave Emsley Dave Emsley
2 Fri, Aug 29, 2014, 6:46 PM
Change the completion settings of an underway course
Picture of Alessandro L. Alessandro L.
1 Fri, Aug 29, 2014, 1:02 AM
Grid format updated for Moodle 2.6 and 2.7.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
4 Sat, Aug 9, 2014, 10:50 PM
grid course format - colour settings not changing
Picture of Jann I Jann I
4 Wed, Aug 27, 2014, 11:08 PM
Feature request: Allow course format to overwrite section availability
Picture of Marina Glancy Marina Glancy
7 Fri, Aug 22, 2014, 2:33 PM
Change required in Navigation
Picture of Moodle New User Moodle New User
1 Tue, Aug 26, 2014, 2:04 PM
Change the layout of course list
Picture of Helson C Helson C
4 Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 3:34 AM
How to change heading in Formal White theme?
Picture of REMOVE REMOVE REMOVE REMOVE
10 Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 10:17 PM
Only view one topic when editing a course?
Picture of Doug Vermes Doug Vermes
5 Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 1:48 AM
Topics Course Format
Picture of Santi Ruiz Santi Ruiz
1 Wed, Aug 20, 2014, 10:56 AM
course format: need a format of tasks across courses.
Picture of veer jain veer jain
0 Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 8:04 PM
Noticeboard format allow items above the notices
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 12:26 AM
Collapsed Topics > change colour by topic
Picture of Ray Stace Ray Stace
14 Fri, May 9, 2014, 9:01 AM
Customize course view page
Picture of Mitesh Patel Mitesh Patel
3 Wed, Aug 20, 2014, 10:52 AM
Collapsed Topics and Grid course formats updated for M2.5, 2.6 and 2.7.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, Aug 21, 2014, 1:18 AM
Grid format: numbered list not formating and images
Picture of UClol Admin1 UClol Admin1
4 Tue, Aug 19, 2014, 10:24 AM
Which Course format support text and Video and quiz
Picture of Moodle New User Moodle New User
1 Tue, Aug 19, 2014, 6:41 PM
Please test Collapsed Topics M2.7 CONTRIB-5211 fix.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
3 Wed, Aug 13, 2014, 1:20 AM
change styling collapsed topics format
Picture of Hugo Schouppe Hugo Schouppe
3 Sat, Aug 9, 2014, 4:54 PM
Moodle 2.7 reset course missing delete logs feature
Picture of Sergey Ab Sergey Ab
2 Wed, Aug 13, 2014, 12:10 AM
Course expiry email
Picture of Sandino Lirios Sandino Lirios
4 Wed, Aug 13, 2014, 4:22 PM
Hiding Courses
Picture of Frances Angulo Frances Angulo
5 Thu, Jul 31, 2014, 11:54 AM
Archive course with records visible for instructors, but not students
Picture of charles steelman charles steelman
4 Wed, Aug 13, 2014, 2:32 AM
the mysterious case of the vanishing front page section title
Picture of Stuart Lamour Stuart Lamour
5 Fri, Jan 24, 2014, 5:56 AM
course for age group
Picture of Lokesh Jain Lokesh Jain
3 Wed, Aug 6, 2014, 11:03 PM