Courses and course formats

Including both standard and add-on course formats.

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  Discussion Started by Replies Last post Created  
Ways to collapse, hide or abbreviate the course home page
Picture of Martin Dougiamas Martin Dougiamas
31 Thu, Nov 7, 2002, 1:57 PM
Share resources among courses.
Picture of Emmanuelle Gutiérrez y Restrepo Emmanuelle Gutiérrez y Restrepo
4 Mon, Apr 28, 2003, 11:49 PM
Managing topics
Picture of Corey Shields Corey Shields
10 Thu, May 29, 2003, 10:11 PM
New course format "People"
Picture of Gustav W Delius Gustav W Delius
4 Sun, Oct 26, 2003, 6:49 PM
Jump to current week
Picture of Gustav W Delius Gustav W Delius
19 Sat, Nov 8, 2003, 8:09 AM
No Admin Menu in Course with socialformat
Picture of Ralf Hilgenstock Ralf Hilgenstock
8 Wed, Jan 7, 2004, 2:04 AM
How about this for the Weekly Format Course Type
Picture of Joseph Vargas Joseph Vargas
5 Mon, Jan 19, 2004, 6:56 AM
Social Format: No Forum to see on the main page
Picture of Ralf Hilgenstock Ralf Hilgenstock
1 Tue, Feb 10, 2004, 1:30 AM
Course Format
Picture of Allyson Roberts Allyson Roberts
1 Mon, Feb 16, 2004, 8:57 PM
Problem-solving Format
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
12 Sun, Feb 22, 2004, 2:13 AM
Groups within courses
Picture of Allyson Roberts Allyson Roberts
1 Wed, Feb 25, 2004, 2:08 AM
Dynamic Graphical Format
Picture of Steve Adcock Steve Adcock
1 Tue, Mar 9, 2004, 9:21 PM
'editable' box in sidebar
Picture of Jon Bolton Jon Bolton
3 Fri, Mar 19, 2004, 1:12 AM
Course Detail
Picture of Hammad Khan Hammad Khan
14 Wed, Mar 24, 2004, 5:27 AM
New "Structured" Format
Picture of Alexis Maldonado Alexis Maldonado
56 Fri, Mar 26, 2004, 7:22 AM
a difficult question, perhaps - course format
Picture of David Mack David Mack
2 Tue, Mar 30, 2004, 12:46 AM
ER diagram/Flow of control diagram?
Picture of David Mack David Mack
0 Wed, Mar 31, 2004, 5:50 AM
Course Creation
Picture of R Ullrich R Ullrich
1 Wed, Apr 28, 2004, 5:11 AM
turn weekly format the other way round?
Picture of S. Fieler S. Fieler
1 Thu, May 6, 2004, 9:00 PM
More modest Jump to current week?
Picture of Ger Tielemans Ger Tielemans
2 Sat, May 15, 2004, 5:39 PM
Q: Is there a kind of Student's course progression?
Picture of Giuseppe Parlati Giuseppe Parlati
1 Mon, May 31, 2004, 7:11 PM
New Social Format
Picture of Mike Churchward Mike Churchward
2 Fri, Jun 4, 2004, 3:33 AM
ADD FORMAT COURSE LIST
Picture of Juan Martinez Juan Martinez
0 Sun, Jun 6, 2004, 5:39 AM
HELP!! All courses gone
Picture of Laurie Stevens Laurie Stevens
0 Wed, Jul 7, 2004, 6:26 PM
Locking Down Weeks/Topics
Picture of Grant Totten Grant Totten
4 Sun, Jul 11, 2004, 10:59 AM
Mixing topic, week formats?
Picture of Ian Semey Ian Semey
0 Thu, Jul 15, 2004, 6:33 AM
time gap in weekly format for vacations
Picture of Jaime Alamo Jaime Alamo
11 Thu, Jul 15, 2004, 10:48 PM
Renaming Topic 1, Topic 2, etc.
Picture of Joseph Rézeau Joseph Rézeau
7 Sun, Jul 18, 2004, 1:14 AM
Add a new topic to existing course
Picture of Jeff Briggs . Jeff Briggs .
3 Tue, Jul 20, 2004, 2:19 AM
Daily Format
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
24 Sun, Jul 25, 2004, 10:57 PM
Disabling Topic Collapse for Students
Picture of Ricky Schumaker Ricky Schumaker
51 Wed, Jul 28, 2004, 11:09 AM
How to Add Syllabus to the Course
Picture of Rat Vas Rat Vas
1 Mon, Aug 2, 2004, 5:07 PM
More intuitive Site Navigation
Picture of Jamie Pratt Jamie Pratt
3 Wed, Aug 11, 2004, 3:08 PM
Changing the order of topics
Picture of g k g k
1 Thu, Aug 12, 2004, 4:33 AM
Book Format
Picture of N Hansen N Hansen
12 Thu, Aug 12, 2004, 5:32 PM
New Course Format: "G8Moodle"
Picture of Fernando Oliveira Fernando Oliveira
30 Wed, Aug 18, 2004, 11:15 PM
Moving a course to another Moodle site.
Picture of g k g k
2 Mon, Aug 23, 2004, 3:19 AM
Bullying - can we make an anonymous moodle course?
Picture of Oliver Williams Oliver Williams
2 Wed, Sep 22, 2004, 7:22 PM
Bookmarks (yes once again)
Picture of Jan Dierckx Jan Dierckx
1 Wed, Oct 13, 2004, 10:57 PM
removing courses
Picture of yves de pauw yves de pauw
0 Fri, Oct 22, 2004, 7:26 PM
Course Formats
Picture of Jay S Jay S
1 Thu, Nov 4, 2004, 12:13 AM
Changing the stacking order of weeks
Picture of VC Marianielo VC Marianielo
1 Mon, Nov 15, 2004, 1:49 AM
Front Page Format
Picture of magda piasecka magda piasecka
2 Wed, Nov 17, 2004, 6:36 AM
Student control of view/format
Picture of Claudia Scholz Claudia Scholz
0 Wed, Nov 24, 2004, 5:48 AM
New Course Display
Picture of Nicole Snyder Nicole Snyder
1 Thu, Dec 2, 2004, 1:34 PM
Require help in Customising the header block links
Picture of Vani A Vani A
0 Tue, Dec 7, 2004, 3:12 PM
Authentication required inside course level
Picture of Vani A Vani A
0 Tue, Dec 7, 2004, 3:31 PM
How to prevent taking the quiz for 2 weeks after enrolling in course?
Picture of Todd Anderson Todd Anderson
3 Sun, Jan 30, 2005, 11:32 AM
REQ: New week/topic icons and new hide/show control
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
28 Fri, Feb 11, 2005, 3:23 AM
Section Zero
Picture of Ger Tielemans Ger Tielemans
7 Sat, Feb 12, 2005, 10:28 PM
Back button at the bottom please????
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
65 Thu, Feb 24, 2005, 5:51 AM
Courses within Courses
Picture of M Gardner M Gardner
11 Fri, Feb 25, 2005, 8:55 PM
1 course, different groups to manage
Picture of Jorge A. Villa Jorge A. Villa
1 Thu, Mar 10, 2005, 4:57 AM
Trying to add teacher to course and getting error !
Picture of Rob Dickson Rob Dickson
2 Thu, Mar 17, 2005, 1:58 AM
Project Course Format
Picture of Patrick Jermann Patrick Jermann
26 Sun, Apr 10, 2005, 7:33 PM
MoodleFN Demo Site Now Open
Picture of Fernando Oliveira Fernando Oliveira
28 Sat, Apr 16, 2005, 2:16 AM
Needs attention in Topic Formt
Picture of Sreelakshmi Rao Sreelakshmi Rao
0 Thu, Apr 21, 2005, 2:27 PM
Proposed new course format - Topics/Recent
Picture of Martin Dougiamas Martin Dougiamas
4 Tue, Apr 26, 2005, 4:08 PM
cohort structure?
Picture of Kerry Purnell Kerry Purnell
0 Wed, May 11, 2005, 11:52 PM
course homepage format
Picture of lisa wright lisa wright
0 Fri, May 13, 2005, 7:20 AM
Bug 3268 - Hiding course teachers
Picture of Sean Keogh Sean Keogh
4 Mon, May 16, 2005, 8:04 PM
Display number of topics in each course?
Picture of Chris Armstrong Chris Armstrong
9 Sun, May 22, 2005, 6:27 PM
Shortname & Duplicates
Picture of George Young George Young
6 Wed, Jun 8, 2005, 10:18 PM
Hiding old weeks
Picture of Audun Hauge Audun Hauge
0 Thu, Jun 9, 2005, 5:28 PM
New course format :: Tabbed
Picture of Jeremy FitzPatrick Jeremy FitzPatrick
112 Tue, Jun 14, 2005, 3:34 PM
Flicking icons
Picture of Joan Codina Filba Joan Codina Filba
5 Thu, Jun 16, 2005, 6:06 PM
Whats Wrong With This Picture????
Picture of Karrie V Karrie V
7 Fri, Jun 17, 2005, 9:47 AM
A course as an activity
Picture of piersante sestini piersante sestini
1 Sat, Jun 18, 2005, 6:11 PM
Course Formats
Picture of Mark Davies Mark Davies
1 Wed, Jun 22, 2005, 11:36 AM
A menu block for each course
Picture of Mark Davies Mark Davies
0 Wed, Jun 22, 2005, 11:39 AM
Importing course from other course works great ... but ...
Picture of Martin Mueller Martin Mueller
3 Thu, Jun 23, 2005, 3:36 AM
copying/pasting formats
Picture of Deb Burdick-Hinton Deb Burdick-Hinton
1 Sat, Jun 25, 2005, 6:34 AM
Developing a course in Weekly format - ways to make it faster
Picture of Brian Sarka Brian Sarka
0 Tue, Jun 28, 2005, 2:38 AM
Sorry think I posted this in wrong place before - Categories
Picture of David Craggs David Craggs
0 Thu, Jun 30, 2005, 7:33 AM
Topic format : continuous scroll, top linked to bottom
Picture of Scott Krajewski Scott Krajewski
0 Thu, Jun 30, 2005, 11:40 PM
daily format
Picture of nour neno nour neno
2 Wed, Jul 6, 2005, 10:46 PM
How to display detailed course info without requiring login?
Picture of Mady Kamanta Mady Kamanta
1 Sun, Jul 10, 2005, 1:40 PM
Downloadable Courses
Picture of Craig Prince Craig Prince
3 Mon, Jul 11, 2005, 9:23 PM
problem with topic format
Picture of cecilia dal bon cecilia dal bon
0 Thu, Jul 14, 2005, 6:05 PM
Default format
Picture of mark van de klei mark van de klei
1 Tue, Jul 26, 2005, 9:30 PM
Weekly format courses do disappear when?
Picture of Martin Mueller Martin Mueller
6 Wed, Jul 27, 2005, 4:29 PM
Renaming a course
Picture of Pat Parslow Pat Parslow
2 Mon, Aug 1, 2005, 4:42 PM
deleting dates
Picture of Jörg k.A. Jörg k.A.
0 Wed, Aug 3, 2005, 9:04 PM
'Topic with tracking' course format hack
Picture of Jamie Pratt Jamie Pratt
19 Wed, Aug 10, 2005, 1:39 AM
Site settings for "Main" course
Picture of Lindsay Magnus Lindsay Magnus
0 Mon, Aug 29, 2005, 9:17 PM
Only see past and current weeks
Picture of Brian Rous Brian Rous
0 Sat, Sep 10, 2005, 8:35 PM
hybrid social / topics format ?
Picture of Will Taylor Will Taylor
31 Fri, Sep 16, 2005, 2:36 PM
Students still see hidden courses
Picture of James Ballard James Ballard
6 Wed, Sep 21, 2005, 6:41 PM
An error occurred while deleting the course files.
Picture of Katja Leesemann Katja Leesemann
1 Thu, Sep 22, 2005, 6:45 AM
Course formats and styles
Picture of kathy hooper kathy hooper
1 Sun, Sep 25, 2005, 2:39 PM
meta course: how to hide yet make accessible
Picture of Joseph Rézeau Joseph Rézeau
16 Fri, Oct 7, 2005, 5:42 AM
Child courses and external databases
Picture of Charlie Owen Charlie Owen
8 Fri, Oct 7, 2005, 10:36 PM
Teacher and the Administration block
Picture of M R M R
0 Mon, Oct 10, 2005, 8:05 PM
Change name of "Topic Outline"
Picture of Katja Leesemann Katja Leesemann
2 Fri, Oct 14, 2005, 2:14 AM
Change "Highlight" color
Picture of Katja Leesemann Katja Leesemann
3 Fri, Oct 14, 2005, 2:42 AM
WIKI-foremost course format?
Picture of Will Taylor Will Taylor
6 Fri, Oct 14, 2005, 11:25 AM
Course Categories and SubCategories
Picture of Catalin Zmole Catalin Zmole
30 Sat, Oct 22, 2005, 8:25 PM
Copying a course
Picture of Stephen Plume Stephen Plume
3 Mon, Nov 7, 2005, 6:15 AM
Looking for Topic "0"
Picture of Keith Granger Keith Granger
4 Wed, Nov 9, 2005, 7:19 AM
Courses on home page no longer include description
Picture of Peggy Murrah Peggy Murrah
5 Thu, Nov 17, 2005, 8:28 PM