Flexible sections format
Course formats ::: format_flexsections
Maintained by Marina Glancy
Organises course content in any number of sections that can be nested. Each section can be displayed on the same page or on a separate page
Flexible sections format 2.8.4 for Moodle 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1
- General comments
- The Flexible sections course format is exactly what it says it is: it allows teachers to customise the display of individual course sections, adding subsections, nesting sections within others and selecting some to display expanded and some collapsed.It solves a problem some teachers have with a desire to show separate content within a single topic section but without the 'scroll of death'. It is an improvement on using labels and indented activities to create artificial subsections and also a w...
- The plugin is developed and maintained by Marina Glancy, Development Process Manager at Moodle HQ. We can therefore expect it to meet all security standards.
- Once installed, the plugin is very intuitive to use, but there is a short documentation page available if further explanation is needed: Flexible sections course format.Once the teacher selects the course format from Course administration >Edit settings and turns on the editing they can then add subsections to each course section:More than one subsection may be added, and for each subsection there is a link to add activities and resources. The icons for moving, deleting and hiding each s...
- The plugin is developed and maintained by Marina Glancy, Development Process Manager at Moodle HQ. We can therefore expect it to meet all coding standards.