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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Customize navigation in course format
Picture of Percy D Percy D
4 Fri, Oct 18, 2013, 6:30 AM
Course Home page: display first activity on the list
Picture of Percy D Percy D
2 Tue, Oct 15, 2013, 5:58 AM
grid format images all broken after upgrade from moodle 1.9 to 2.2
Picture of Fred Yankowski Fred Yankowski
8 Fri, Oct 11, 2013, 4:18 AM
Grid format change icon box size.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
1 Tue, Oct 8, 2013, 9:45 PM
Unlimited length of course section name
Picture of Paul K Paul K
6 Tue, Oct 8, 2013, 8:52 PM
User Profile Fields and Activity Reports
Picture of andy burton andy burton
2 Mon, Oct 7, 2013, 9:42 PM
Grid format updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 12:08 AM
Collapsed Topics V2.5.3.3 released.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Wed, Oct 2, 2013, 11:48 PM
info topic showing in other topics
Picture of llywelyn morgan llywelyn morgan
5 Wed, Sep 25, 2013, 1:13 AM
No links in Navigation Block - Grid Format
Picture of Greg Barber Greg Barber
9 Thu, Sep 19, 2013, 9:29 AM
Pre-release test of Collapsed Topics V2.5.3.3
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
3 Wed, Sep 18, 2013, 4:31 AM
tab format not working
Picture of Peter Eckstein Peter Eckstein
54 Sat, Sep 14, 2013, 8:26 PM
Grid Format - backup and restore
Picture of Colleen Romero Colleen Romero
5 Fri, Sep 13, 2013, 11:31 PM
Big improvements to the Grid Format
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
16 Thu, Sep 12, 2013, 3:47 AM
Collapsible Topics - Toggle Foreground (Text Colour) has no effect
Picture of Frankie Kam Frankie Kam
8 Tue, Sep 10, 2013, 1:03 AM
Accessibility improvements in the Grid format - CONTRIB-3240
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
1 Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 2:17 AM
Adding course formats to Moodle 2.5
Picture of Erin Mucci Erin Mucci
3 Sat, Aug 31, 2013, 4:21 AM
Grid Format update to test for Moodle 2.5
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
21 Sat, Aug 31, 2013, 12:42 AM
'Show Topics' box has disappeared in moodle 2.5?
Picture of Ian Dickinson Ian Dickinson
1 Thu, Aug 29, 2013, 12:08 AM
'Select Topic' drop-down missing in moodle 2.5
Picture of Ian Dickinson Ian Dickinson
1 Thu, Aug 29, 2013, 12:01 AM
Rolodex view in version2.5
Picture of Sharon Ackerley Sharon Ackerley
1 Wed, Aug 28, 2013, 10:42 AM
Add custom fields to the " Add Course" page
Picture of Mohammad Alabed Mohammad Alabed
21 Mon, Aug 26, 2013, 4:49 PM
Grid view unable to change images
Picture of Alexander Just Alexander Just
4 Mon, Aug 26, 2013, 2:45 AM
Collapsed Topics and Columns formats updated for Moodle 2.5
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Aug 23, 2013, 12:35 AM
Grid format for Moodle 2.3.4+, 2.4.1+ and 2.5 updated.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, Aug 22, 2013, 11:56 PM
Alt text for Grid format images
Picture of Yvette Drager Yvette Drager
3 Thu, Aug 22, 2013, 3:36 PM
Changing the name of "Sub-Category" as "Semester"
Picture of M Adil Mazhar M Adil Mazhar
4 Tue, Aug 20, 2013, 5:28 PM
Adding Degree Program & Semesters
Picture of M Adil Mazhar M Adil Mazhar
6 Mon, Aug 19, 2013, 4:12 PM
can student open video/image from other course without being enrolled in that?
Picture of rahul bhardwaj rahul bhardwaj
7 Sat, Aug 17, 2013, 2:37 PM
Grid format for Moodle 2.5 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Tue, Aug 13, 2013, 7:27 PM
Any course Format for courses with regular dates?
Picture of Michael Weber Michael Weber
1 Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 12:26 AM
Move topics without AJAX
Picture of Jeff Ratliff Jeff Ratliff
1 Wed, Aug 7, 2013, 6:03 PM
Course format with default resources in first section
Picture of Julien Thomas Julien Thomas
3 Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 1:43 AM
Grid format for Moodle 2.5 updated...
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 12:48 AM
Collapsed Topics & Bootstrap
Picture of Blair F. Blair F.
2 Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 4:53 AM
managing groups
Picture of Mathew von Stanke Mathew von Stanke
3 Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 1:54 PM
Activities in multiple topics
Picture of walter burrough walter burrough
1 Sun, Jul 28, 2013, 8:01 AM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.5 updated...
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
3 Sat, Jul 27, 2013, 11:34 PM
Tabs Course Format now available: Please Test
Picture of Fernando Oliveira Fernando Oliveira
6 Thu, Jul 25, 2013, 11:23 PM
How can I reset the file area?
Picture of Antonio Garmendía Antonio Garmendía
1 Thu, Jul 25, 2013, 3:37 PM
Grid Format Icon resize
Picture of Greg Barber Greg Barber
3 Mon, Jul 22, 2013, 10:47 AM
New location based GPS Course Format
Picture of Jürgen Kappus Jürgen Kappus
3 Sun, Jul 21, 2013, 5:58 PM
Highlight current topic function doesn't work
Picture of Hunter Allspaugh Hunter Allspaugh
8 Fri, Jul 19, 2013, 11:01 PM
How to link groups?
Picture of Reuben Campbell Reuben Campbell
2 Thu, Jul 18, 2013, 10:30 AM
Red Banner on Grid Format
Picture of Elisa McCracken Elisa McCracken
10 Thu, Jul 18, 2013, 12:48 AM
Collapsed Topics Moodle 2.5.1 build 20130708
Picture of Dixie Harrison Dixie Harrison
3 Wed, Jul 17, 2013, 11:08 PM
A twist on course creation, new LMS Versal
Picture of Joseph Thibault Joseph Thibault
3 Tue, Jul 16, 2013, 5:13 AM
Deploy modified /course/lib.php on the live site
Picture of Judy Hsu Judy Hsu
1 Fri, Jul 12, 2013, 4:28 AM
Toggle icon position added in Collapsed Topics for M2.5
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Tue, Jul 9, 2013, 6:52 PM
Can't Edit Topic Headers in a Course!
Picture of Rodney Wolford Rodney Wolford
7 Sun, Jul 7, 2013, 9:35 AM
Grid format for Moodle 2.5 refactored
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Jul 5, 2013, 11:22 PM
Course layout - show one section per page
Picture of Kerry J Kerry J
1 Thu, Jul 4, 2013, 12:08 PM
Limit course asset visibility?
Picture of Sean Gale Sean Gale
2 Wed, Jul 3, 2013, 7:11 AM
File Manager
Picture of Antonio Garmendía Antonio Garmendía
25 Mon, Jul 1, 2013, 4:45 PM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.5 Build: 20130514 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
4 Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 12:20 AM
Columns format for Moodle 2.4 and 2.5 updated.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, Jun 20, 2013, 10:06 PM
Collapsed Topic for 2.5?
Picture of Seth Mengal Seth Mengal
2 Thu, Jun 20, 2013, 4:06 PM
"Show only this section" toggle squares gone missing
Picture of Stephen Overall Stephen Overall
11 Wed, Jun 19, 2013, 10:07 AM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.5 testers wanted.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, Jun 15, 2013, 9:32 PM
Turn off auto-email
Picture of Night Owl Night Owl
2 Fri, Jun 14, 2013, 12:37 AM
Display Course Full Title for Section0 name
Picture of Jock Coats Jock Coats
3 Thu, Jun 13, 2013, 9:42 PM
Course numsections fix.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Jun 7, 2013, 12:33 AM
Issue #2: Images Disappear after applying Grid Format
Picture of Greg Barber Greg Barber
6 Thu, Jun 6, 2013, 5:22 PM
Cannot see added course format
Picture of Greg Barber Greg Barber
3 Wed, Jun 5, 2013, 8:11 PM
Course format in other components
Picture of Lea Cohen Lea Cohen
8 Tue, Jun 4, 2013, 3:16 PM
Question on the standard "topics format" course format
Picture of Frankie Kam Frankie Kam
5 Mon, Jun 3, 2013, 5:42 PM
Add activity or resource
Picture of Ana Rodrigues Ana Rodrigues
6 Fri, May 31, 2013, 5:12 PM
Displaying User Field For Ease in HTML Code Block
Picture of Seth Mengal Seth Mengal
10 Thu, May 30, 2013, 8:42 PM
Course formats showcase and ideas
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
14 Tue, May 28, 2013, 6:52 PM
Problem with how 'Add and Activity or Resource' is displayed
Picture of Dirk Meyer Dirk Meyer
2 Mon, May 27, 2013, 12:20 AM
Topics not displaying in Navigation Pane
Picture of Rachel Vukas Rachel Vukas
7 Wed, May 22, 2013, 10:35 AM
If you override the 'print_multiple_section_page' method in '/course/format/renderer.php' then read this.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Tue, May 21, 2013, 11:03 PM
Flexpage vs Page format on Moodle 2.4
Picture of Valery Fremaux Valery Fremaux
3 Sat, May 18, 2013, 5:39 PM
Upgrading course formats to 2.5
Picture of Marina Glancy Marina Glancy
1 Fri, May 17, 2013, 2:01 PM
YUI3
Picture of Antonio Garmendía Antonio Garmendía
6 Fri, May 17, 2013, 12:27 AM
M2.5 Stable versions of Collapsed Topics, Columns, Grid and Noticeboard released.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Wed, May 15, 2013, 12:39 AM
Orphaned Activities with Collapsed Topics
Picture of Brad White Brad White
12 Tue, May 14, 2013, 8:33 PM
Plugin - Waiting for approval
Picture of Martin Drlik Martin Drlik
4 Mon, May 13, 2013, 4:59 PM
Grid format - images not showing
Picture of WL Wong WL Wong
6 Sat, May 11, 2013, 5:11 PM
Confused about set_url()
Picture of Dale Davies Dale Davies
4 Fri, May 10, 2013, 7:53 PM
course page
Picture of Mika Chu Mika Chu
2 Thu, May 9, 2013, 5:15 PM
Noticeboard format for M2.5 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, May 9, 2013, 6:59 AM
Columns format for M2.4.3 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, May 9, 2013, 6:13 AM
Collapsed Topics for M2.4 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Thu, May 9, 2013, 3:06 AM
Columns format updated for M2.5 - beta
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Thu, May 9, 2013, 2:59 AM
Collapsed Topics for M2.5 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
2 Wed, May 8, 2013, 11:11 PM
Please, help with restrict access)
Picture of Maks Goudini Maks Goudini
2 Wed, May 8, 2013, 5:16 PM
Course Player Format
Picture of Flotter Totte Flotter Totte
12 Thu, May 2, 2013, 6:17 PM
Is there any course format for conditional navigation?
Picture of Sujoy sarkar Sujoy sarkar
4 Thu, May 2, 2013, 1:35 PM
Course Overview
Picture of Jodi Thornton Jodi Thornton
1 Wed, May 1, 2013, 9:56 AM
Collapsed Topics for M2.4 and M2.5 updated.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
4 Sun, Apr 28, 2013, 1:14 AM
Topics on Course page
Picture of Julie Lindsay Julie Lindsay
1 Fri, Apr 26, 2013, 2:48 AM
Grid Format only displays topic 0
Picture of Mark DeLonge Mark DeLonge
11 Thu, Apr 25, 2013, 1:00 AM
Creating a Course "template"
Picture of Pedro Santos Pedro Santos
5 Wed, Apr 24, 2013, 3:34 AM
global variable
Picture of Antonio Garmendía Antonio Garmendía
11 Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 11:43 PM
How to structure topics within topics?
Picture of Night Owl Night Owl
7 Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 3:20 PM
Weekly course format
Picture of Sakshi Goel Sakshi Goel
4 Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 2:53 PM
Grid format for Moodle 2.5 beta released.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, Apr 13, 2013, 7:09 PM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.5 beta released.
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Sat, Apr 13, 2013, 1:26 AM
Collapsed Topics for Moodle 2.4 updated
Picture of Gareth J Barnard Gareth J Barnard
0 Fri, Apr 12, 2013, 11:57 PM