Grid Format

A modular and visual course format. Hides all topics and creates a grid of icons (one for each topic) with short titles. Clicking on an icon brings up the content from the corresponding topic.

eTask topics format

Place the grading table with additional functionality directly on the course page and manage gradable activities easily. Provide your students a quick overview of grading and motivate them to be better.

Pop up activities

The Pop up activities course format displays resources and simple activities embedded in modals instead of redirecting from the course page.

Collapsed Topics

An interchangeable topic or week based format that solves the issue of the 'Scroll of Death' when a course has many topics.

Format Timeline

A simple timeline to simulate a real social network course in moodle.

Soft Course format

Softcourse is a course format that display sections with only an image and an optional text on the course homepage. Users don’t see the detail of the section, for instance, resources or activities.

Masonry Topics format

This course format displays all sections like a masonry build brick wall. Every section can have a different background and is dynamically placed into a fluent style page.

Onetopic format

Format to course that allows showing each topic in a tab, keeping the current tab between calls to resources, in such a way that when it returns from a module as the blog or the glossary it returns to tab from where you started. This format is based on the Moodle standard format: “Topics”. It accepts edition by AJAX.

Tiles format

A course format which displays course topics as "Tiles", in a grid rather than as a list. When clicked, tile content is displayed under the tile with an animated transition. The layout adapts to different screen sizes and orientations. Within each tile, activities can also be set to display as "sub-tiles". For each tile, the teacher can pick an icon from a predefined set, or upload a background photo.

Multitopic format

Shows multiple topics per page, with tabbed navigation between pages. Topics are collapsible, and can optionally be timed.

Menutopic format

Course format that allows you to display the topics/sections in a menu.


LUDIC presents course structure and contents graphically. A range of gamification options are also provided to strengthen student engagement.

Kickstart format

Create better courses with ready made course templates.

Edwiser Course Formats

Let your students focus on what matters - learning, with the all-new and intuitive Edwiser Course Formats plugin! Choose from unique course formats like Card and List.


Buttons is a course format that creates a menu with buttons to access the sections, one by one. Please favourite ♥!

Collapsible Weeks format

The collapsible weeks format is a clone of the core topics format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size.

Collapsible Topics format

The collapsible topics format is a clone of the core topics format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size.

Flexible sections format

Organises course content in any number of sections that can be nested. Each section can be displayed expanded or collapsed

Weekly format reversed

Weekly format listed in reverse format so first week at bottom and current week at the top

Flexible format

The Flexible course format is based on Grid adding better mobile support, responsiveness, completion tracking and the ability to make sections collapsable.

Event course

The course format "Event" is intended to be used for short training events. Upon course creation, it creates a corresponding calendar event.

Folder View format

Blackboard Open Source is proud to release Folder View, a course format that displays activities and resources within a folder that is expandable or collapsible.

Socialwall Format

The Moodle Socialwall will transform your Moodle course into a social learning platform. This includes a familiar post interface, timeline of posts, filtering of the timeline, and integration with Moodle's activities and resources. A social learning format allows teachers to pick up the tool and begin using it right away.


"Board" (Grids and Blocks) is a course format in grid for Moodle 2.8 or later with full flexibility between sections and columns. You can choose quantity and width of columns and quantity of sections in each column.

Periods format

This course format allows to set duration for each section (period) in days, weeks, months or years. Each individual section (period) may override this duration. The course settings allow automatically collapse or hide past or future periods.

MindMap Format

Mindmap Course Format allows Moodle users using courses through interactive, personalized mindmap. Additionally, it provides features unavailable in standard Moodle, which are: graphical presentation of conditional dependencies and distinction of modules where student have problems (and which are near deadline).

Flexpage format

Moodlerooms is proud to release Flexpage, a course format that provides a teacher with complete control over how educational materials and assessments are presented to a student.

Page format

the "page format" is a very flexible course format allowing building a hierarchical course with nested pages organisation and a totally floxeible way of compositing the course with blocs and activities placed anywhere in the three-or-less-columns layout. Additionnally it proposes a new richer way to integrate activities in course, with "alternate views" that changes the historical [ "icon" + Link ] display. Some standard activities will have some alternate available views, and we still receive suggestions about how could some activites have an "enriched" display in the course pages. The page format is now maintained by ActiveProLearn (France)