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.

Showing 100 of 1856 discussions
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Can the course listing in the new dashboard be sorted manually?
Picture of Samuli Karevaara Samuli Karevaara
0 Wed, Jan 17, 2018, 8:49 PM
Grid Format Grey Out Unavailable Issue
Picture of Michelle Lomman Michelle Lomman
22 Wed, Jan 17, 2018, 3:43 AM
A block to list available courses with a "Enroll me now button"
Picture of Roman Gavrilov Roman Gavrilov
0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018, 5:37 AM
Course prerequisites
Picture of John Paul De Jesus John Paul De Jesus
0 Wed, Jan 10, 2018, 4:22 PM
Iomad use in Moodle 3.3 for ecommerce
Picture of Pradeep Bisht Pradeep Bisht
0 Tue, Jan 9, 2018, 1:58 PM
Grid format problem
Picture of Brian Pollard Brian Pollard
3 Sat, Jan 6, 2018, 3:48 AM
Restricted access vs. course completion
Picture of Anders S Anders S
0 Tue, Jan 2, 2018, 8:02 PM
Upload Course Error
Picture of Nanda Yuvaraj Nanda Yuvaraj
5 Mon, Jan 1, 2018, 2:40 PM
Grid Format Problem
Picture of Manuel Rojo Manuel Rojo
7 Sun, Dec 31, 2017, 4:03 AM
Adding settings to course and overriding activities Moodle 3.3
Picture of Dillon Esterhuizen Dillon Esterhuizen
3 Sat, Dec 16, 2017, 12:40 AM
Custom Course settings
Picture of Kimberley Johnston Kimberley Johnston
6 Tue, Dec 12, 2017, 9:45 AM
Grid Format: 3.2.1.3 - New activity notification
Picture of Chris Canning Chris Canning
3 Mon, Dec 11, 2017, 5:05 PM
Grid format for Moodle 3.2 - 3.4 updated.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, Dec 7, 2017, 9:03 PM
using course format settings inside css
Picture of Yedidia Klein Yedidia Klein
2 Tue, Nov 21, 2017, 6:04 PM
Course Administration Block not showing
Picture of hasmi mohamed hasmi mohamed
4 Sat, Nov 18, 2017, 4:47 PM
Accessing Course Files via PHP and MySQL
Picture of Frank Troglauer Frank Troglauer
11 Fri, Nov 17, 2017, 4:44 AM
All the courses got out of categories!!!!
Picture of Nanda Yuvaraj Nanda Yuvaraj
1 Thu, Nov 16, 2017, 3:10 AM
Course overview: Issues with video embed from summary.
Picture of Fred Tobun Fred Tobun
3 Sun, Nov 12, 2017, 11:29 PM
Topic 0 showing as 'Hidden from students'. No way to correct!?
Picture of Nick Varney Nick Varney
1 Thu, Nov 9, 2017, 6:54 PM
Collapsed Topics updated for M3.3 and M3.4(beta)
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
5 Tue, Nov 7, 2017, 12:03 AM
Bulk upload of course section titles?
Picture of Raoul Breugelmans Raoul Breugelmans
1 Sat, Oct 28, 2017, 5:07 PM
Hide the course path
Picture of Vladimir Parkhomenko Vladimir Parkhomenko
2 Fri, Oct 27, 2017, 4:50 PM
Short preamble to a course OR hidden topic name
Picture of Vladimir Parkhomenko Vladimir Parkhomenko
3 Fri, Oct 27, 2017, 4:16 PM
Shrinking/collapsing topics
Picture of Ken Masters Ken Masters
26 Mon, Oct 23, 2017, 1:18 PM
Add filter "course not completed" on participants-page
Picture of Urpo Karhula Urpo Karhula
0 Wed, Oct 11, 2017, 7:32 PM
Problem with Collapsed Topics in Moodle 3.2 with Boost based theme
Picture of Jim Judges Jim Judges
9 Tue, Sep 19, 2017, 11:59 PM
Grid Format border colour
Picture of Jagdeep Singh Aujla Jagdeep Singh Aujla
1 Fri, Sep 15, 2017, 4:01 PM
how to add "Read More" in course discription
Picture of Dnyaneshwar Somwanshi Dnyaneshwar Somwanshi
4 Fri, Sep 8, 2017, 7:13 PM
Failed to change course format "Topic" to "Grid"
Picture of Eduardo Hm Eduardo Hm
12 Thu, Sep 7, 2017, 8:12 PM
Course objects dissapear
Picture of Francisco Rojas Francisco Rojas
0 Thu, Sep 7, 2017, 3:59 AM
Course section 0 set to invisible
Picture of Joost Elshoff Joost Elshoff
5 Wed, Sep 6, 2017, 5:22 PM
Collapsible Topics not working
Picture of Gareth Catherwood Gareth Catherwood
3 Mon, Sep 4, 2017, 5:47 PM
Course completion problem
Picture of Guillermo Biot Guillermo Biot
2 Fri, Sep 1, 2017, 12:22 AM
Managing past courses
Picture of Trevor Wood Trevor Wood
7 Thu, Aug 31, 2017, 8:59 AM
Marking a course as uncomplete/not yet started
Picture of Jack Bateman Jack Bateman
3 Tue, Aug 29, 2017, 5:52 PM
Course Upload is not restoring the course
Picture of Erika Khoury Erika Khoury
1 Sat, Aug 26, 2017, 8:46 AM
Bulk upload Course Summary Files (M3.0)
Picture of Chris Chapman Chris Chapman
3 Fri, Aug 25, 2017, 6:57 PM
Introduction Section - cannot publish to students
Picture of William Hunter William Hunter
4 Tue, Aug 22, 2017, 4:56 PM
Set Number of Courses In Progress Tab - Dashboard Moodle 3.3.1
Picture of Shelly Vaughan Shelly Vaughan
7 Fri, Aug 18, 2017, 10:21 PM
Course overview - Language
Picture of Dipali Thakkar Dipali Thakkar
6 Fri, Aug 18, 2017, 7:12 PM
Format_180:Designing new course format; opinions
Picture of Melissa . Melissa .
1 Thu, Aug 17, 2017, 3:08 PM
API Key for TOPIC format options
Picture of Christopher Molnar Christopher Molnar
1 Thu, Aug 17, 2017, 12:15 AM
Course metadata field
Picture of Juan Carlos Molina Juan Carlos Molina
2 Tue, Aug 8, 2017, 3:51 PM
Linking to a Course Doesn't Redirect
Picture of Rob Cole Rob Cole
3 Sat, Aug 5, 2017, 6:24 PM
US Office of Civil Rights filing on accessibility errors in our Moodle site and usage of grid format
Picture of connie swiderski connie swiderski
6 Wed, Aug 2, 2017, 11:24 AM
Add Topics link failing
Picture of Michael Rice Michael Rice
8 Tue, Aug 1, 2017, 6:17 AM
3.3.1 Topics Course Format Issue
Picture of Shenonso Fuzita Shenonso Fuzita
12 Sat, Jul 29, 2017, 8:24 AM
Grid format (beta) for Moodle 3.3 released
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
3 Mon, Jul 24, 2017, 5:15 PM
New plugin for the easy usage of course templates
Picture of Sunny Teacher Sunny Teacher
4 Mon, Jul 24, 2017, 2:07 PM
Grid Format - Jump To...menu missing?
Picture of Dan Jeffries Dan Jeffries
4 Wed, Jul 19, 2017, 6:47 PM
New User
Picture of Bethany Compton Bethany Compton
2 Fri, Jul 14, 2017, 12:29 PM
Course - restricting activity access
Picture of claudio buselli claudio buselli
0 Thu, Jul 13, 2017, 10:16 PM
MindMap Format
Picture of Łukasz Sanokowski Łukasz Sanokowski
2 Sat, Jul 8, 2017, 1:21 AM
Description of images not appearing
Picture of Adam Fabirkiewicz Adam Fabirkiewicz
2 Fri, Jul 7, 2017, 3:05 AM
add course to moodle remotly
Picture of sadaf sadafian sadaf sadafian
1 Thu, Jul 6, 2017, 7:12 AM
Sections in Vertical tab view
Picture of Rajakumar Jillella Rajakumar Jillella
0 Wed, Jul 5, 2017, 10:40 PM
Timed topics of a course
Picture of Justyn Pride Justyn Pride
0 Wed, Jul 5, 2017, 12:14 AM
Collapsed Topic > Expand - Label Command
Picture of Simon Taylor Simon Taylor
9 Mon, Jul 3, 2017, 11:44 PM
Latest News block disappears
Picture of Amanda Doughty Amanda Doughty
0 Mon, Jul 3, 2017, 5:15 PM
Get all tags for course
Picture of Mitchell Kennard Mitchell Kennard
0 Sun, Jul 2, 2017, 3:04 AM
Collapsed Topics updated for Moodle 3.2 and 3.3....
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
14 Fri, Jun 30, 2017, 4:51 AM
Creating a module and not appearing on New modules added
Picture of Jit Patel Jit Patel
2 Thu, Jun 22, 2017, 7:20 PM
Changing courses with csv course upload
Picture of Dagwin Roelants Dagwin Roelants
2 Tue, Jun 20, 2017, 6:56 PM
Non graded response for every course
Picture of Pradip Shrestha Pradip Shrestha
1 Mon, Jun 19, 2017, 8:57 PM
Hiding General Section (or Section 0)
Picture of Celine Homer Celine Homer
1 Tue, Jun 13, 2017, 8:02 PM
How to notify site users of new courses
Picture of Omid Fatemi Omid Fatemi
4 Fri, Jun 9, 2017, 7:21 PM
Students can manually mark the activity as completed not working
Picture of Suzana de Andrade Ferreira Suzana de Andrade Ferreira
1 Thu, Jun 8, 2017, 4:50 AM
Courses on Demand and payment
Picture of Dan Pham Dan Pham
14 Wed, Jun 7, 2017, 11:40 PM
Collapsed Topics 3.3.0.2 beta released for Moodle 3.3
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Wed, Jun 7, 2017, 12:26 AM
Groups and Users
Picture of Hal MacLean Hal MacLean
1 Thu, Jun 1, 2017, 8:18 PM
Stealth Topics
Picture of C Behan C Behan
52 Mon, May 29, 2017, 10:22 PM
Grid format V3.2.1.2 released
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, May 26, 2017, 5:04 AM
course flow custom conditions
Picture of magesh sundaram magesh sundaram
1 Tue, May 23, 2017, 9:24 PM
Collapsed topics: What does toggle word mean?
Picture of Urpo Karhula Urpo Karhula
1 Fri, May 19, 2017, 3:58 PM
Give permission for a user to edit a course
Picture of Crazy Coder Crazy Coder
1 Fri, May 19, 2017, 2:43 PM
Stealth mode possible with Collapsed Topics course format?
Picture of Hartmut Scherer Hartmut Scherer
2 Wed, May 17, 2017, 1:33 PM
Course completion report - adding more user fields
Picture of Alek Steva Alek Steva
3 Sat, May 13, 2017, 4:07 AM
Videos continue playing when moving to a different section
Picture of Ben Laor Ben Laor
2 Thu, May 11, 2017, 8:10 PM
Course Start Date and Time
Picture of Emma Richardson Emma Richardson
14 Thu, May 11, 2017, 5:55 AM
Course Categories Default to Expanded
Picture of Peter Lee Peter Lee
2 Thu, May 11, 2017, 12:21 AM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 3.3beta released.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, May 6, 2017, 1:06 AM
Get all the courses in Frontpages
Picture of Rajakumar Jillella Rajakumar Jillella
0 Wed, May 3, 2017, 11:20 PM
Collapsed topics format only showing in editing view, not students
Picture of james lunn james lunn
2 Wed, May 3, 2017, 5:48 PM
Course settings from custom theme
Picture of Mike Wilson Mike Wilson
3 Tue, May 2, 2017, 8:32 PM
Course details and Available Courses page listing
Picture of Marybeth Folchi Marybeth Folchi
1 Sun, Apr 30, 2017, 4:58 AM
Grid format in Moodle-App?
Picture of Angela Kohl Angela Kohl
1 Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 9:23 PM
changing the course creation page
Picture of Mr. Marc Mr. Marc
0 Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 5:34 AM
Moodle PHP html_tag - Collapsing Course Table
Picture of Kevin Lu Kevin Lu
0 Tue, Apr 25, 2017, 5:16 AM
Multiple sections with one button (Button format)
Picture of marwa bekrar marwa bekrar
2 Sun, Apr 23, 2017, 12:15 AM
Category/Course Visibilty
Picture of Kevin Williams Kevin Williams
0 Fri, Apr 14, 2017, 1:52 AM
Conditional access to course
Picture of Fabio Marinho Fabio Marinho
2 Thu, Apr 13, 2017, 11:02 PM
Hide course categories/courses from certain users
Picture of Quintin Seegers Quintin Seegers
11 Fri, Apr 7, 2017, 11:33 AM
Course visibility
Picture of Marga Inaraja Marga Inaraja
8 Thu, Apr 6, 2017, 7:10 PM
Course custom field data save error
Picture of Jibon Bikash Roy Jibon Bikash Roy
3 Wed, Apr 5, 2017, 4:08 PM
Course Overview Lyout
Picture of Diaa Hussein Diaa Hussein
0 Wed, Apr 5, 2017, 12:13 AM
unlink activity completion from course completion criteria
Picture of Miquel S. Miquel S.
2 Tue, Apr 4, 2017, 10:38 PM
Tabs format section delete error
Picture of David Kwaw David Kwaw
0 Tue, Apr 4, 2017, 9:58 PM
Grid format updated for Moodle 3.2
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Fri, Mar 24, 2017, 2:01 AM
Moodle 2.8.5 and Grid format 2.8.2.1
Picture of barbara nance barbara nance
1 Wed, Mar 22, 2017, 1:02 AM
Course Completion
Picture of Aditya Dubay Aditya Dubay
3 Sat, Mar 18, 2017, 1:02 PM