Courses and course formats

Including both standard and add-on course formats.

Documentation: Course formats and Course FAQ
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Plugins directory: Category: Course formats
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Collapsed Topics hidden topic text colour
Picture of Ian Lfp Ian Lfp
8 Mon, Aug 19, 2019, 2:05 AM
Broken report generation
Picture of Pankaj kumar Pankaj kumar
12 Wed, Aug 14, 2019, 2:13 PM
Collapsed Topics updated for Moodle 3.6 / 3.7
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Aug 9, 2019, 10:52 PM
Course Meta link Display as topics
Picture of Sean Moran Sean Moran
0 Fri, Aug 9, 2019, 2:11 PM
Clone course without duplicating assets
Picture of Albert R. Albert R.
2 Sat, Aug 3, 2019, 7:19 AM
Problem with Grid Format
Picture of Sebastián Villalba Sebastián Villalba
4 Tue, Jul 30, 2019, 9:05 PM
FAQ page
Picture of Lauren Panton Lauren Panton
2 Tue, Jul 30, 2019, 4:41 AM
Collapsed Topic Content/EditMenu Overlap in Moodle 3.6
Picture of Blair F. Blair F.
3 Sat, Jul 27, 2019, 2:42 AM
Recalculating Course Completion
Picture of Trevor Wilson Trevor Wilson
1 Fri, Jul 26, 2019, 12:54 AM
List all activities
Picture of André Filipe Aloise André Filipe Aloise
1 Thu, Jul 25, 2019, 3:38 AM
Course completion doesn't seem to work?
Picture of Kathryn Woodhead Kathryn Woodhead
5 Mon, Jul 22, 2019, 6:27 PM
Groups - Does "Allocate members" default can be changed?
Picture of Acqua Alta Acqua Alta
0 Tue, Jul 16, 2019, 7:56 PM
Learning Path - Courses
Picture of Emberly P Emberly P
3 Fri, Jul 12, 2019, 5:46 AM
Hover pointer not appearing on Grid layout Edge/IE FIX
Picture of Simon Davies Simon Davies
2 Thu, Jul 11, 2019, 6:03 PM
Suggestion on activity completion report
Picture of Simonetta Favale Simonetta Favale
7 Mon, Jul 8, 2019, 8:55 PM
Moodle 3.6.4+ ---> About course format GRID - >Stable?
Picture of Xiomara Cisnado Xiomara Cisnado
2 Sun, Jun 30, 2019, 4:21 AM
Full course object
Picture of Jerin Das Jerin Das
3 Mon, Jun 24, 2019, 3:38 PM
Adaptable course section background colour and Collapsed Topics
Picture of Nick Varney Nick Varney
3 Fri, Jun 21, 2019, 10:01 PM
Course format - how to set And clause / Or clause in course setting page(add restrict access)
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
0 Wed, Jun 19, 2019, 2:00 PM
Weekly format
Picture of Ryan Buck Ryan Buck
3 Tue, Jun 11, 2019, 5:11 AM
Induction Course (complete first and then "unlock" more the rest courses)
Picture of Tom Kappa Tom Kappa
12 Thu, Jun 6, 2019, 12:29 AM
Best way to set up course
Picture of Brett Elphick Brett Elphick
0 Mon, Jun 3, 2019, 12:09 PM
Grid format updated for Moodle 3.3 to 3.7
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Mon, Jun 3, 2019, 12:53 AM
Course organization question
Picture of John Hunter John Hunter
3 Wed, May 29, 2019, 10:36 AM
"Tiles" course format new version - now with "Photo tiles"
Picture of David Watson David Watson
0 Tue, May 28, 2019, 3:50 PM
Collapsed Topics and Grid formats updated for Moodle 3.6.1 and 3.7.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sun, May 26, 2019, 8:15 PM
If you can't post or reply.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, May 25, 2019, 5:48 PM
access directly to enrolled courses
Picture of Mehdi Hanafi Mehdi Hanafi
1 Wed, May 22, 2019, 12:18 PM
Course summary image is missing
Picture of Mohammad Al-Sammarrai Mohammad Al-Sammarrai
0 Mon, May 20, 2019, 7:06 PM
CSS for the flexible sections format
Picture of Brad Nielsen Brad Nielsen
0 Mon, Apr 22, 2019, 6:41 PM
How to make the topics hidden but available to students
Picture of Martin Arturo Martinez Espinoza Martin Arturo Martinez Espinoza
6 Mon, Apr 15, 2019, 10:56 PM
What layout structure covers accessibility?
Picture of Neeraj Bhardwaj Neeraj Bhardwaj
1 Tue, Apr 9, 2019, 7:09 PM
Grid format error with moodle 3.4.1
Picture of Osama Eisa Osama Eisa
1 Tue, Apr 9, 2019, 12:42 AM
Displaying course summary at course level
Picture of Tom Griffin Tom Griffin
4 Mon, Apr 8, 2019, 6:02 PM
Grid format updated for Moodle 3.5 and 3.6
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
3 Fri, Apr 5, 2019, 8:47 PM
Copying course sections
Picture of Andrew Gates Andrew Gates
6 Thu, Apr 4, 2019, 11:49 AM
Course completion
Picture of K. C. K. C.
0 Sat, Mar 30, 2019, 12:46 AM
You have 30 days to take this course...
Picture of J Guzman J Guzman
7 Thu, Mar 28, 2019, 11:03 PM
Collapsed Topics 3.6.0.2 released for Moodle 3.6.1
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
10 Wed, Mar 27, 2019, 9:59 PM
Changing Course Name
Picture of Sandy Stockholm Sandy Stockholm
4 Sat, Mar 23, 2019, 2:15 AM
Permissions to view hidden categories
Picture of Vicke Denniston Vicke Denniston
2 Thu, Mar 21, 2019, 2:56 AM
Download List of All Courses
Picture of Ken Batino Ken Batino
1 Wed, Mar 20, 2019, 2:08 PM
Grid format install removed number of sections drop down in course format
Picture of Brian Pollard Brian Pollard
1 Mon, Mar 18, 2019, 5:54 AM
Setting course visibility to ' Not available' from settings page to prevent students access
Picture of Johnny Tsheke Johnny Tsheke
3 Thu, Mar 14, 2019, 3:49 AM
sub-courses?
Picture of Kathryn Woodhead Kathryn Woodhead
9 Wed, Mar 13, 2019, 6:25 PM
Grid format beta pre-release with WebP support on M3.6
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Mon, Mar 4, 2019, 9:50 PM
link activities to buttons
Picture of Isabel Baena Isabel Baena
4 Mon, Mar 4, 2019, 9:23 PM
forum and course relative email notification is not receiving.
Picture of Mahendra Kumar Mahendra Kumar
0 Thu, Feb 28, 2019, 7:02 PM
Group all events of the same course and date in a calendar rather than showing all events in the calendar...moodle
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
0 Tue, Feb 26, 2019, 9:37 PM
Get course name only in calendar and activity name in popup
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
1 Tue, Feb 26, 2019, 1:54 PM
Get course name in calendar rather than the event name
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
2 Mon, Feb 25, 2019, 6:59 PM
Topic Level View
Picture of Sally Diab Sally Diab
0 Sat, Feb 23, 2019, 12:49 AM
How-to highlight new courses
Picture of Jorge Ruben Macias Jorge Ruben Macias
1 Wed, Feb 20, 2019, 4:56 AM
HTML Error on activities descriptions
Picture of Augusto Luiz da Costa Schnorr Augusto Luiz da Costa Schnorr
1 Mon, Feb 18, 2019, 10:03 PM
Completed Activity Not Marked Complete - M3.5
Picture of Rachel Grzymkowski Rachel Grzymkowski
1 Fri, Feb 15, 2019, 10:01 PM
Course Backup error
Picture of Aviwe Foji Aviwe Foji
0 Fri, Feb 15, 2019, 9:31 PM
Reading data from course URLs
Picture of Animesh KC Animesh KC
0 Sun, Feb 10, 2019, 12:51 PM
Upload file and add link option of social wall course format is not working
Picture of Mahendra Kumar Mahendra Kumar
2 Wed, Feb 6, 2019, 3:30 PM
OneTopic: "Use topic summary as template" option
Picture of Rich Lewis Rich Lewis
2 Wed, Feb 6, 2019, 7:59 AM
SQL query to get course id based on the module topic, activities and content inside it
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
3 Thu, Jan 31, 2019, 1:29 AM
Course format "Event"
Picture of Flotter Totte Flotter Totte
7 Wed, Jan 30, 2019, 12:40 PM
Course Completion - settings issue
Picture of J C J C
7 Tue, Jan 29, 2019, 1:01 AM
OneTopic Course Format: Restricted Section by Activity Completion is shaded for Teachers.
Picture of Mónica Sánchez Mónica Sánchez
2 Fri, Jan 25, 2019, 1:54 AM
[3.5]Why is this course in 'in Progress' on dashboard?
Picture of Richard van Iwaarden Richard van Iwaarden
13 Thu, Jan 24, 2019, 5:17 PM
Grid Format and Stealth activities
Picture of Alan Muston Alan Muston
2 Tue, Jan 22, 2019, 10:41 AM
Display all courses below top level categories
Picture of Wahyu Ag Saputra Wahyu Ag Saputra
1 Fri, Jan 18, 2019, 5:00 PM
Specific course format
Picture of Diego Molina Diego Molina
0 Sun, Jan 13, 2019, 8:09 PM
Preventing a user from doing a course again
Picture of Kate Rhodes Kate Rhodes
6 Tue, Jan 8, 2019, 5:03 AM
"Tiles" course format
Picture of David Watson David Watson
18 Fri, Jan 4, 2019, 10:25 PM
Course Grid Format (show contents)
Picture of deepak rs deepak rs
0 Thu, Jan 3, 2019, 4:22 PM
Error message when adding a new course
Picture of Frank Shelton Frank Shelton
1 Thu, Jan 3, 2019, 12:37 AM
Assigned Roles not showing correctly in Course Description
Picture of Dan Jeffries Dan Jeffries
4 Fri, Dec 28, 2018, 5:45 PM
Grid Format sections not appearing for admins/teacher
Picture of Marcel Roe Marcel Roe
2 Fri, Dec 21, 2018, 6:20 PM
Collapsed Topics and Grid formats updated for Moodle 3.5 and 3.6.1
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Thu, Dec 20, 2018, 12:09 AM
Grid Format for Moodle 3.6
Picture of Agnar Gudmundsson Agnar Gudmundsson
2 Sat, Dec 15, 2018, 1:21 AM
Moodle sections Expanded and collapsed state?
Picture of James Jephcott James Jephcott
4 Fri, Dec 14, 2018, 11:56 AM
More than one recourd per course in mdl_format_grid_summary
Picture of Lea Cohen Lea Cohen
5 Mon, Dec 3, 2018, 5:38 PM
Grid Format - "Hidden in Grey" for teachers.
Picture of Scott Wilson Scott Wilson
3 Thu, Nov 29, 2018, 10:54 PM
Update number of sections in multiple courses
Picture of Ben Kahn Ben Kahn
2 Sun, Nov 25, 2018, 7:50 AM
Restrict an activity from being repeated
Picture of Hamish Moffatt Hamish Moffatt
1 Thu, Nov 22, 2018, 10:16 AM
Prevent certain courses from appearing in "My courses" and "Dashboard"
Picture of Sa Ku Sa Ku
14 Wed, Nov 21, 2018, 3:10 PM
What did mean - Course 1 Section 0
Picture of Patrick Liersch Patrick Liersch
3 Tue, Nov 20, 2018, 3:56 PM
User profile fields in participant list
Picture of Dino Schachten Dino Schachten
1 Mon, Nov 19, 2018, 11:46 PM
One Topic Course Improvement - Tabs change color if activities are complete
Picture of Chris Kenniburg Chris Kenniburg
2 Sat, Nov 17, 2018, 4:57 AM
What is the order of the "my courses" list in the navigation bar?
Picture of Samuli Karevaara Samuli Karevaara
6 Fri, Nov 16, 2018, 7:21 PM
Self-enrolment restrictions upon course completion
Picture of Manny Pérez Alemán Manny Pérez Alemán
0 Fri, Nov 16, 2018, 7:43 AM
Coursebox summary
Picture of daniel white daniel white
1 Fri, Nov 16, 2018, 12:41 AM
Grid format for M3.5 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Mon, Nov 12, 2018, 9:23 PM
Course template with external database
Picture of josue avendaño josue avendaño
1 Fri, Nov 9, 2018, 2:27 AM
Filter only works in one section of buttons format
Picture of Tom Wright Tom Wright
8 Fri, Oct 19, 2018, 5:02 PM
'My Courses' not listing all the courses
Picture of Ain Roesley Ain Roesley
2 Wed, Oct 17, 2018, 6:20 AM
Rope Team course format... RIP?
Picture of Pablo Etcheverry Pablo Etcheverry
2 Tue, Oct 16, 2018, 7:24 AM
Custom field name data from course setting does not duplicate
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
1 Mon, Oct 15, 2018, 8:28 PM
Add new dropdown field in course setting page
Picture of Amir Mustafa Amir Mustafa
1 Fri, Oct 12, 2018, 7:15 PM
Unable to restore course data and imports
Picture of Ross Quinnell Ross Quinnell
19 Thu, Oct 11, 2018, 11:02 PM
Course restore creating random users in restored course
Picture of Michael Brost Michael Brost
8 Thu, Oct 11, 2018, 7:45 PM
Error while moving category to another
Picture of متعة العلم متعة العلم
1 Thu, Oct 11, 2018, 4:20 PM
Trying to design courses
Picture of Dan B. Dan B.
5 Mon, Oct 8, 2018, 10:28 PM
Moodle does not track quiz assessment when submitting.
Picture of TTCIH Ifakara TTCIH Ifakara
3 Mon, Oct 8, 2018, 5:05 PM
Course still showing in progress but it's 100% complete
Picture of Alton Johnson Alton Johnson
2 Mon, Oct 8, 2018, 8:13 AM