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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 ♥!
3884 sites
1k downloads
186
Supports Moodle 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 9:35 AM
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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.
5352 sites
5k downloads
158
Supports Moodle 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Monday, October 5, 2020, 2:34 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.
6801 sites
3k downloads
142
Latest release: Sunday, July 19, 2020, 8:00 PM
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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.
5738 sites
3k downloads
123
Latest release: Friday, July 31, 2020, 7:25 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.
6234 sites
2k downloads
120
Latest release: Monday, December 16, 2019, 4:24 PM
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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
1954 sites
775 downloads
75
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 3.8
Latest release: Monday, May 11, 2020, 11:24 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.
626 sites
318 downloads
75
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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eTask topics format extends Topics format and provides the shortest way to manage activities and their comfortable grading. In addition to its clarity, it creates a motivating and competitive environment supporting a positive educational experience.
501 sites
547 downloads
71
Latest release: Friday, August 28, 2020, 3:01 AM
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format_board
"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.
1061 sites
304 downloads
58
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
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).
311 sites
144 downloads
54
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_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.
1547 sites
949 downloads
53
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 10:01 PM
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format_remuiformat
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.
3083 sites
2k downloads
48
Supports Moodle 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 2:34 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.
236 sites
48 downloads
41
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_multitopic
Shows multiple topics per page, with tabbed navigation between pages. Topics are collapsible, and can optionally be timed.
871 sites
858 downloads
40
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 1:24 PM
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format_flexible
The Flexible course format is based on Grid adding better mobile support, responsiveness, completion tracking and the ability to make sections collapsable.
821 sites
562 downloads
33
Supports Moodle 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 11:15 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.
386 sites
262 downloads
32
Latest release: Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 10:32 PM
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Tabs Course Format (with Activity Tracking)
319 sites
110 downloads
27
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_menutopic
Course format that allows you to display the topics/sections in a menu.
508 sites
398 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Thursday, July 2, 2020, 2:04 PM
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format_tabtopics
This Moodle course format displays each section in a tab
403 sites
98 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_kickstart
Create better courses with ready made course templates.
247 sites
279 downloads
23
Supports Moodle 3.3 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Sunday, June 14, 2020, 6:14 AM
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format_softcourse
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.
367 sites
365 downloads
21
Supports Moodle 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 11:07 PM
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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.
50 sites
35 downloads
21
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.
91 sites
103 downloads
18
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
147 sites
82 downloads
17
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Friday, December 20, 2019, 4:08 PM
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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.
300 sites
134 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Thursday, June 18, 2020, 3:54 PM
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This course format displays a course in a calendar format.
79 sites
98 downloads
14
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.
60 sites
81 downloads
12
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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Topic Forums course format adds forums below the topic sections of the Onetopic course format. Each topic has its own discussion forum.
2 sites
31 downloads
12
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.
92 sites
15 downloads
11
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_event
The course format "Event" is intended to be used for short training events. Upon course creation, it creates a corresponding calendar event.
31 sites
39 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Monday, April 15, 2019, 10:38 AM
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format_noticebd
A topic based course format with the latest post in the news forum displayed at the top.
78 sites
24 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.
22 sites
57 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Monday, December 31, 2012, 7:08 AM
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format_scormcloud
Provides a SCORM Cloud course format. (superseded by the new Single activity course format plugin)
6 sites
18 downloads
7
Supports Moodle 2.0 2.1
Latest release: Saturday, September 3, 2011, 5:31 AM
This course format, based on the 'Topics' standard format, allows a teacher to specify the foreground and background colours for each course section.
51 sites
60 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_weekcoll
A week based format that solves the issue of the 'Scroll of Death' when a course has many weeks.
11 sites
24 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
3 sites
22 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5
Latest release: Monday, June 24, 2013, 1:31 PM