Glossary of common terms


This glossary defines a number of words you will see used often in discussions about Moodle - you'll find them highlighted throughout this course.

If you wish to import this glossary to your Moodle site, you can download this file of exported entries: glossary_of_common_terms_20101214.xml.

Please feel free to add new words here!

Browse the glossary using this index

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GDPR

by Helen Foster - Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 3:31 PM
 

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union (EU). It also addresses the export of personal data outside the EU.


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Git

by Helen Foster - Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 6:50 PM
 

Git is a revision control and source code management system used to manage Moodle's code repository.

You can also download Moodle using Git.


moi!!! it is what is is...

GLWTOB!

by Colin Fraser - Monday, December 21, 2015, 6:27 PM
 

Good Luck With That One Buddy! - Usually a reference to a reasonable position, view, or situation that is seen as being untenable or unachievable because of the lack of co-operation of others, usually for their own, often non-logical or unreasonable, perceptions. 


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Grouping

by Marty Jacobs - Friday, September 25, 2009, 3:16 PM
 
A collection of groups, i.e. a group of groups!

See the groupings documentation.