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Course format plugins allow different layouts and structures for course activities.

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format_buttons
Buttons is a course format that creates a menu with buttons to access the sections, one by one. Please favourite ♥!
2472 sites
1k downloads
133
Supports Moodle 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 11:49 AM
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format_grid
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.
5737 sites
2k downloads
113
Latest release: Monday, June 3, 2019, 12:34 AM
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format_topcoll
An interchangeable topic or week based format that solves the issue of the 'Scroll of Death' when a course has many topics.
4811 sites
2k downloads
98
Latest release: Sunday, May 26, 2019, 8:00 PM
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format_onetopic
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.
4762 sites
2k downloads
92
Latest release: Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 2:25 PM
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format_socialwall
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.
470 sites
149 downloads
69
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.3
Latest release: Friday, March 23, 2018, 8:09 PM
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format_tiles
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.
1096 sites
3k downloads
63
Supports Moodle 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 4:31 AM
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format_flexsections
Organises course content in any number of sections that can be nested. Each section can be displayed expanded or collapsed
1466 sites
419 downloads
56
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Friday, October 27, 2017, 12:23 PM
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eTask topics format is based on the topics format and includes grading table (above or below the course sections) with aditional functionality such as a highlighting of grading values, grade to pass settings, motivational progress charts and much more.
344 sites
476 downloads
53
Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Sunday, May 19, 2019, 10:45 PM
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"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.
881 sites
298 downloads
50
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Thursday, December 7, 2017, 10:10 PM
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format_mindmap
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).
301 sites
151 downloads
47
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 9:02 PM
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format_periods
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.
242 sites
64 downloads
36
Supports Moodle 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Friday, October 27, 2017, 2:59 PM
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format_masonry
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.
295 sites
208 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Friday, May 17, 2019, 7:25 PM
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Tabs Course Format (with Activity Tracking)
349 sites
112 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2
Latest release: Friday, January 13, 2017, 11:36 PM
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format_tabtopics
This Moodle course format displays each section in a tab
472 sites
58 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Thursday, April 3, 2014, 5:47 AM
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format_collapsibletopics
The collapsible topics format is a clone of the core topics format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size.
291 sites
336 downloads
25
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 3:59 PM
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format_menutopic
Course format that allows you to display the topics/sections in a menu.
416 sites
167 downloads
20
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Friday, January 12, 2018, 1:04 AM
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format_gps
The course format „GPS Format“ allows e-learning content to be displayed according to the geo coordinates of the learner. This enables location-based mobile learning.
48 sites
31 downloads
18
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 6:49 PM
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format_flexpage
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.
116 sites
95 downloads
17
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2
Latest release: Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 10:18 PM
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format_weeksrev
Weekly format listed in reverse format so first week at bottom and current week at the top
65 sites
51 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Friday, March 1, 2019, 6:58 PM
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This course format displays a course in a calendar format.
72 sites
32 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Thursday, April 3, 2014, 7:17 AM
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format_folderview
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.
79 sites
85 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.4
Latest release: Thursday, September 20, 2018, 11:42 PM
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format_noticebd
A topic based course format with the latest post in the news forum displayed at the top.
103 sites
30 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Thursday, March 10, 2016, 1:10 AM
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format_days
Modified version of Weekly format that displays sections by day rather than week.
16 sites
6 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Monday, December 31, 2012, 7:08 AM
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Topic Forums course format adds forums below the topic sections of the Onetopic course format. Each topic has its own discussion forum.
4 sites
12 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.0 2.1
Released: Thursday, October 6, 2011, 6:03 AM
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format_columns
Topic based course format with the ability to arrange the topics in columns except 0.
146 sites
30 downloads
9
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Monday, March 14, 2016, 1:37 AM
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format_collapsibleweeks
The collapsible weeks format is a clone of the core topics format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size.
94 sites
121 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 4:05 PM
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format_event
The course format "Event" is intended to be used for short training events. Upon course creation, it creates a corresponding calendar event.
26 sites
87 downloads
7
Supports Moodle 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Monday, April 15, 2019, 10:38 AM
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This course format, based on the 'Topics' standard format, allows a teacher to specify the foreground and background colours for each course section.
48 sites
25 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 11:04 PM
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format_scormcloud
Provides a SCORM Cloud course format. (superseded by the new Single activity course format plugin)
10 sites
8 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.0 2.1
Latest release: Saturday, September 3, 2011, 5:31 AM
format_weekcoll
A week based format that solves the issue of the 'Scroll of Death' when a course has many weeks.
11 sites
10 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.2
Latest release: Friday, March 23, 2012, 12:30 AM
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format_singleactivity
Allows to create course that consists of only one activity
8 sites
8 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5
Latest release: Monday, June 24, 2013, 1:31 PM