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==General information==
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{{Infobox plugin
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|type = Activity module
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|entry = https://moodle.org/plugins/mod_choicegroup
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|tracker = https://github.com/ndunand/moodle-mod_choicegroup/issues/
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|discussion = https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=174424
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|maintainer = [[User:Nicolas Dunand|Nicolas Dunand]]
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|float = right
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}}
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{{Note|New to Group choice? Try our '''[[Group choice quick guide]].'''}}
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==What is Group choice?==
  
This module allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can choose from which groups the students can chose, and the maximum nummber of students allowed in each group.
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Group choice, based on the standard [[Choice]] activity, allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can choose the groups offered and the maximum number of students allowed in each group.
  
The students can view the members of each group before making a choise, and (if the teacher allows it) change their selected group until the deadline.
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The students can view the members of each group before making a selection, and (if the teacher allows it) change their selected group until the deadline. More than one group may be chosen if necessary.
  
This module is heavily based on the "choice" activity module, and behaves roughly like it : making a choice enrols you in a group, changing your choice unenrols you from the precedent group and enrols you in the new one, and so on.
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[[File:GroupChoicedocs.png|500px]]
  
==Installation==
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==How do I get it?==
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Group choice is a contributed plugin. If your site does not have this plugin then the administrator can [https://moodle.org/plugins/mod_choicegroup download and install Group choice from the plugins directory here.]
  
*unzip, and copy into Moodle's /mod folder
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==How do I use it?==
  
*visit administration page to install module
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#As a teacher, create groups in your course from ''Course administration > Users > Groups''
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#With editing turned on, add a Group choice activity from the Activity chooser and complete the steps you require, noting that several of them are the same as the standard [[Choice]].
  
*use in any course as wished
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==See also==
  
==Operation==
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*[http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=4704 choicegroup] is a Modules and plugins database page that has download links and more information
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*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQFaDLtHZdY&feature=player_embedded] - Video demonstrating the choicegroup module
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*Discussions: [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=174424]
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* Moodle's [[Choice activity]]
  
#create groups within your course
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[[es:Actividad de elección de grupo]]
#create choicegroup activity and select groups from which user can chose from
 

Latest revision as of 15:56, 24 June 2019

Note: New to Group choice? Try our Group choice quick guide.


What is Group choice?

Group choice, based on the standard Choice activity, allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can choose the groups offered and the maximum number of students allowed in each group.

The students can view the members of each group before making a selection, and (if the teacher allows it) change their selected group until the deadline. More than one group may be chosen if necessary.

GroupChoicedocs.png

How do I get it?

Group choice is a contributed plugin. If your site does not have this plugin then the administrator can download and install Group choice from the plugins directory here.

How do I use it?

  1. As a teacher, create groups in your course from Course administration > Users > Groups
  2. With editing turned on, add a Group choice activity from the Activity chooser and complete the steps you require, noting that several of them are the same as the standard Choice.

See also

  • choicegroup is a Modules and plugins database page that has download links and more information
  • [1] - Video demonstrating the choicegroup module
  • Discussions: [2]
  • Moodle's Choice activity