How to allow hidden activities or resources to be accessible to students?

Video tutorial ( If your browser cannot play this video properly, please click the below button to play. ) Step-by-step tutorial Enter the course and then click “Turn editing on” on the top right menu. In the course outline, click “Edit” of the hidden activity/resource. Then click “Make available” in menu. Copy the link and share it to students. […]

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How to change course format to Weekly Format or Topics Format in UMMoodle?

Video tutorial ( If your browser cannot play this video properly, please click the below button to play. ) Step-by-step tutorial Enter the course and click “Edit settings” on the top right menu. In the property “Format” under “Course format” section, choose “Weekly format” or “Topics format” from the pull down menu. Click the button “Save and return” to confirm the change.

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How to change Course End Date in Weekly Format and Topics Format in UMMoodle?

Video tutorial ( If your browser cannot play this video properly, please click the below button to play. ) Step-by-step tutorial Enter the course and click “Edit settings” on the top right menu. In the property “Course end date” under “General” section, click the calendar icon to select the date you prefer. Click the button “Save and display” to confirm […]

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What is the course classification in the dashboard of UMMoodle?

The course overview block is improved to enable students to check their course progress and view upcoming deadlines. And it allows teachers to easily see activities needing grading. In new course overview block, the courses are classified in three sections “Current”, “Future” and “Past”.   “Current” section: The course must be not yet completed and […]

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How to add weeks/topics in UMMoodle?

Video tutorial ( If your browser cannot play this video properly, please click the below button to play. ) Step-by-step tutorial Enter the course and then click “Turn editing on” on the top right menu. Scroll down to the bottom of the course. Click “+Add weeks” / “+Add topics”. Input the number of weeks/topics and click the button “Add […]

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Why recipients cannot reply my emails sent via UMMoodle? The “From” address is “ICTO-noreply@um.edu.mo” but not my own email address.

In UMMoodle, email are sometimes sent out on behalf of a user (e.g. Forum posts and Message). “ICTO-noreply@um.edu.mo” will be used as the “From” address when a user chooses to keep their email address private. If you want recipients to reply directly to your email address, please modify your “Email Display” option in your profile.  Video […]

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How to create a “Drag and drop into text” exercise in UMMoodle?

Enter your quiz, and click the “Edit quiz” button. Click the “Add > a new question” button. Select “Drag and drop into text” and click “Add”. Input “Question name” and “Question text”. Use double square brackets [[n]] with a number in place of the word you wish the students to find. In the “Choices” section, […]

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How to create a multiple choice exercise in UMMoodle?

Enter your quiz, and click the “Edit quiz” button. Click the “Add > a new question” button. Select “Multiple choice” and click “Add”. Input “Question name” and “Question text”. Input the options and select at least one of them to be a grade of 100%. Click “Save changes”.

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How to create a listening exercise in UMMoodle?

When you are editing the Question text (please visit here for details about how to create a Quiz question), highlight some texts in the text box and click the “Insert/edit link” button on the tool bar.  You can either input the URL or upload a sound file by clicking the “Browse” button next to the […]

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How to let students to group themselves in my UMMoodle course?

In UMMoodle, Group Choice allows students to enroll themselves to a group created by the teacher, and teachers can limit the number of students in each group. Create several empty groups in your course. Please refer to our FAQ for creating groups in UMMoodle. Click “Turn editing on” on the top right menu. In the course outline, […]

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