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{{About Moodle}}
 
{{About Moodle}}
If you are a student on Moodle, here's a quick overview of the changes you can expect to see when your Moodle site is using Moodle 3.1:
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If you are a student on Moodle, here's a quick overview of the changes you can expect to see when your Moodle site is using Moodle 3.7:
 
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__NOTOC__
==Communication==
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'''Messages and Notifications'''
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  <div class="row-fluid">
 
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*New messages and alerts are clearly visible next to the user menu
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*Easily change your messaging preferences, add new contacts and communicate with others.
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[[File:DocsForumReplySamePage.png|600px]]
[[File:32placeholder.png|thumb|600px|center|Improved messaging]]
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          <div class="caption">
 
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            <h4>Forum: Inline editing</h4>
'''Discussion locking'''
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            <p>MUA-funded improvements to the Forum activity include adding and replying to discussions online.</p>
 
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*Keeping you alert with forum contributions, teachers can now lock discussions after a certain period of inactivity.
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* Make sure you participate in time!
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[[File:32placeholder.png|600px|center|thumb|Discussion locking]]
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===Activities===
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[[File:DocsForumStudentStarSort.png|600px]]
 
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          <div class="caption">
'''Workshop submission export'''
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            <h4>Forum: Star and sort</h4>
*If your Moodle site is linked to a portfolio (Mahara, Google Drive) you can export a workshop submission - including, if desired, the assessments - to your portfolio as  evidence.
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<p>Further Forum enhancements include the ability to star and sort discussions.</p>
 
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          </div>
[[File:32placeholder.png|thumb|600px|center|Workshop portfolio export]]
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[[File:DocsMuteMessages.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Messaging: Improved interface</h4>
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            <p>[[Messaging]] enhancements include a link to a full page, 2 column view and the ability to mute conversations</p>
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        <div class="thumbnail">
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[[File:DocsPrivateMessagingSpace.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Messaging: Your own private space</h4>
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            <p>You now have a personal space for notes, links and reminders as part of the Messaging drawer.</p>
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          </div>
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[[File:DocsQuizClearChoice.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Quiz: Clear my choice</h4>
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            <p>Change your mind and remove your choice in a multiple choice quiz question.</p>
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        </div>
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[[File:DocsLessonMedia_File_Upload.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Lesson: Add media in an essay</h4>
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<p>Attach files such as images or record sound/video when answering an essay question</p>
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          </div>
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      </li>
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<div class="contentblock">
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[[File:DocsBookPrint.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Book: Better printing</h4>
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            <p>Print books or chapters in books with a more attractive output.</p>
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[[File:DocsCompetenciesLearningPlansCourse.png|600px]]
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          <div class="caption">
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            <h4>Competencies</h4>
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            <p>Filter competencies by activities from the link in the navigation drawer</p>
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[[File:DocsStudentUpcomingActivitiesAlert.png|600px]]
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            <h4>Upcoming activities due</h4>
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            <p>If enabled by admin from the Analytics settings, students may be notified of activities soon to be due..</p>
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[[Category:New features]]
 
[[Category:New features]]
  
 
[[es:Nuevo para estudiantes]]
 
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[[de:Neu für Teilnehmer/innen]]
 
[[de:Neu für Teilnehmer/innen]]

Latest revision as of 15:48, 18 May 2019

If you are a student on Moodle, here's a quick overview of the changes you can expect to see when your Moodle site is using Moodle 3.7:

  • DocsForumReplySamePage.png

    Forum: Inline editing

    MUA-funded improvements to the Forum activity include adding and replying to discussions online.

  • DocsForumStudentStarSort.png

    Forum: Star and sort

    Further Forum enhancements include the ability to star and sort discussions.

  • DocsMuteMessages.png

    Messaging: Improved interface

    Messaging enhancements include a link to a full page, 2 column view and the ability to mute conversations

  • DocsPrivateMessagingSpace.png

    Messaging: Your own private space

    You now have a personal space for notes, links and reminders as part of the Messaging drawer.

  • DocsQuizClearChoice.png

    Quiz: Clear my choice

    Change your mind and remove your choice in a multiple choice quiz question.

  • DocsLessonMedia File Upload.png

    Lesson: Add media in an essay

    Attach files such as images or record sound/video when answering an essay question

  • DocsBookPrint.png

    Book: Better printing

    Print books or chapters in books with a more attractive output.

  • DocsCompetenciesLearningPlansCourse.png

    Competencies

    Filter competencies by activities from the link in the navigation drawer

  • DocsStudentUpcomingActivitiesAlert.png

    Upcoming activities due

    If enabled by admin from the Analytics settings, students may be notified of activities soon to be due..