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Moodle News for the Week of August 18-22

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Well, it’s that time again. Can you believe summer is almost over? Didn’t spring just end?

In this episode:

  • Where did my class(es) go?
  • Need a META course?
  • Importing materials from past semesters
  • Making courses available to students

Upcoming Training

All training sessions are in the Learning Commons (2nd floor of the library MC248)  

Thursday, 21 August

New to Moodle? Attend the Moodle Bootcamp: 5:30-8pm

Please register via http://bit.ly/140821VUMoodleBC

Thursday, 28 August

Open Session: 9:30-12am

(No RSVP needed)

Friday, 29 August Open Session: 9:30-12am (No RSVP needed)

 

Moodle tips of the week:

  1. How do I find my classes? (they aren’t there!)http://bit.ly/VUMoodleFindCourse14
  2. META courses.If you need a META course for fall, please email that request tocourserequest@viterbo.eduASAP. We need the following information:
    • Course prefix, numbers and sections
    • If there is more than one instructor, knowing those names is very helpful.

If you have complex METAs, then the sooner the better. What is a META? http://bit.ly/VUMoodleMetaDef

  1. How do I import my courses from last semester (or fall)?http://bit.ly/VUMoodleImport.
    NOTE: TURNITIN USERS: Don’t import Turnitin assigments – you will have to recreate them
  2. How do I make my courses visible to students?http://bit.ly/VUMoodleCourseAvail

Need Help?

Remember you can get awesome tutorials online 24/7 at http://viterbo.libguides.com/moodle.

You can also get help by emailing courserequest@viterbo.edu this works better than emailing Chad or I directly or leaving voicemail for us.

Have a great start to the semester!