Moodle Resources

Syllabus, Gradebook Setup, and Attendance in Moodle

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If you need to get started with the Moodle essentials--namely, syllabus, gradebook, or attendance--this section is the perfect toolbox to get you going. The resources here are useful for those who are just starting out with Moodle, or for those who need a bit of a refresher. 


Adding a Syllabus to Moodle

Moodle Gradebook Setup

Extra Credit in the Moodle Gradebook

Taking Attendance in Moodle

Printing an Attendance Report

Removing Attendance from the Gradebook


Moodle Guides

an open book The Moodle Guides are more in-depth than the targeted resources on this page. If you want to get an overview of what students need to know, check out the Moodle Student Guide. If you want to learn more about a wide variety of Moodle features, start reading the Moodle Instructor Guide. The Moodle Improvements guide keeps you up to speed on recent updates and improvements to Moodle.


Moodle Instructor Guide

Moodle Student Guide

Moodle Improvements - Summer 2017



Final Grades and Never Attended Reports

pen and paperNever Attended and Final Grades are two required reports that are submitted through Moodle. If you need a step-by-step guide to submitting these reports, you have come to the right place! Also below, you will find a handy guide to exporting and printing your Moodle gradebook, which also includes tips for formatting the spreadsheet.  

Entering Final Course Grades in Moodle

Exporting and Printing the Gradebook

Creating a Digital Copy of the Final Grades Submission Page

Entering a Never Attended Report in Moodle


Course Copying and Maintenance


In this section, you will find guides dealing with course maintenance, including routine tasks like importing course content, converting documents to various formats, backing up course content, using course logs to glean information about student access, and ensuring accessibility of your digital materials.


Video - Importing a Master Course into an Active Section

Copying Course Content

Extending a Moodle Assignment Deadline

Converting Documents to PDF and RTF Format

Backing up a Moodle Course

Using Logs to Verify Student Course Access

Making Moodle Course Content Accessible

Removing a Grade Override in the Gradebook

Grading Moodlerooms Forums with the Moodlerooms Grader

Adding an H5P Interactive Resource 



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In this section, you will find resources related to the creation and maintenance of quizzes in Moodle, including adding user overrides to give individual users different parameters than other users, and deleting quiz attempts.



Adding a User Override to a Quiz

Deleting a Quiz Attempt

Video - Grading a Quiz in Moodle

Preserving Quiz Integrity in Moodle

Printing a Moodle Quiz


Turnitin Guides

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In this section, you will find resources related to Turnitin, which is a valuable feedback tool for students. Below, there are guides geared toward both instructors and students alike, answering many of the most common Turnitin questions, as well as delving into more advanced features that Turnitin offers. 


Turnitin Instructor Guide

Turnitin Student Guide - How Do I Submit an Assignment to Turnitin

Turnitin Student Guide - How Do I Revise a Rough Draft with Turnitin

Turnitin Student Guide - How Do I View My Grade in Turnitin

Turnitin Student Guide - How Do I Complete a Peermark Assignment

Using Shared Rubrics in Turnitin