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The course will then need to be approved by the hub administrator before it appears in the course listing.
 
The course will then need to be approved by the hub administrator before it appears in the course listing.
  
The advert for the course may be updated at any time by clicking the update button.
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The advert for the course may be updated or removed at any time by clicking an appropriate button in the actions column.
  
== Check hub listing status ==
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==Sharing a course for people to download==
To know if your publication is visible on the hub: on the 'Published on' list, select the ''''Check hub listing status'''' operation. Your Moodle site will contact the specific hub related to the publication. It will update the status of all courses published on this hub.
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[[Image:Backup_publication.png|thumb|First page of the backup process]]
  
== Unpublish ==
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# Click the button 'Share this course for people to download'.
You can decide to unpublish your course from the hub. Select the ''''Unpublish'''' operation.
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# Select the hub where you want to share your course.
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# Enter information about the course.
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# Click the 'Upload this course' button.
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# Select the data to be included in the backup.
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# Create the course backup.
  
= How to share my course =
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The course will then need to be approved by the hub administrator before it appears in the course listing.
== Share ==
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You can share your course multiple time on any hub.
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The course may be removed at any time by clicking the button in the actions column. To update the course, firstly remove it from the hub, then re-share it. You may also share different versions of the same course.
[[Image:Backup_publication.png|thumb|First page of the backup process]]
 
# go to a course
 
# select ''''Publish'''' operation in course settings block.
 
# select ''''Share'''' operation.
 
# select the hub where you want to share your course.
 
# fill the information and select ''''Publish'''' operation.
 
# you are now in the backup process. Follow it to the end.
 
# you should see a message saying the operation was successfull. You should see the shared course into the 'Published on' list. '''You cannot update your shared course'''. However you can unpublish it and share it again. You can also share multiple versions of your course.
 
  
== Check hub listing status ==
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== Hub listing ==
To know if your publication is visible on the hub: on the 'Published on' list, select the ''''Check hub listing status'''' operation. Your Moodle site will contact the specific hub related to the publication. It will update the status of all courses published on this hub.
 
  
== Unpublish ==
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To check whether a course is included in the hub listing, click the 'Check it now' link. Your Moodle site will contact the hub and will update the status of all courses published on the hub.
You can decide to unpublish your course from the hub. Select the ''''Unpublish'''' operation.
 
  
=See also=
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==See also==
* [https://docs.moodle.org/en/Community_hub Community hub]]
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* [[Community hub]]
  
 
[[Category:Hub]]
 
[[Category:Hub]]

Revision as of 11:50, 7 September 2010

Template:Moodle 2.0==Why publish a course?==

Publish course page

Possible reasons for publishing a course include:

  • To share it with the world
  • To sell your course design/methodology
  • To attract more participants (students, teachers...)

Advertising a course for people to join

  1. Click the button 'Advertise this course for people to join'.
  2. Select the hub where you want to advertise your course.
  3. Enter information about the course.
  4. Click the 'Advertise this course' button.

The course will then need to be approved by the hub administrator before it appears in the course listing.

The advert for the course may be updated or removed at any time by clicking an appropriate button in the actions column.

Sharing a course for people to download

First page of the backup process
  1. Click the button 'Share this course for people to download'.
  2. Select the hub where you want to share your course.
  3. Enter information about the course.
  4. Click the 'Upload this course' button.
  5. Select the data to be included in the backup.
  6. Create the course backup.

The course will then need to be approved by the hub administrator before it appears in the course listing.

The course may be removed at any time by clicking the button in the actions column. To update the course, firstly remove it from the hub, then re-share it. You may also share different versions of the same course.

Hub listing

To check whether a course is included in the hub listing, click the 'Check it now' link. Your Moodle site will contact the hub and will update the status of all courses published on the hub.

See also