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==Moodle plugins by/for Universities==
 
==Moodle plugins by/for Universities==
 
Many Universities have created custom Moodle plugins which were later shared in [https://moodle.org/plugins/search.php?s=University&search=Search+plugins the Moodle plugins database], for example:
 
Many Universities have created custom Moodle plugins which were later shared in [https://moodle.org/plugins/search.php?s=University&search=Search+plugins the Moodle plugins database], for example:
* [[:Category:Open_University|The Open University]] has contributed many very popular plugins besides the superb Moodle 2 quiz engine
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* [[:Category:Open_University|The Open University]] has contributed [https://moodle.org/plugins/browse.php?list=set&id=10 many very well written and highly popular plugins] besides the superb Moodle 2 quiz engine
* [[:Category:AMC_Academic_Moodle_Cooperation|AMC Academic Moodle Cooperation]] has made available many plugins
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* [[:Category:AMC_Academic_Moodle_Cooperation|AMC Academic Moodle Cooperation]] has shared [https://moodle.org/plugins/browse.php?list=contributor&id=1765078 several really good plugins]
 
* [https://moodle.org/plugins/view/mod_activequiz The Active quiz] The original plugin (real-time quiz) was written by Davo Smith, to which the University of Wisconsin - Madison (funded by an educational innovation grant given to the Medical school) re-wrote the plugin, which is now named active quiz
 
* [https://moodle.org/plugins/view/mod_activequiz The Active quiz] The original plugin (real-time quiz) was written by Davo Smith, to which the University of Wisconsin - Madison (funded by an educational innovation grant given to the Medical school) re-wrote the plugin, which is now named active quiz
 
* The [https://moodle.org/plugins/view/block_dedication Course dedication] block was developed by CICEI at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University.
 
* The [https://moodle.org/plugins/view/block_dedication Course dedication] block was developed by CICEI at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University.

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The use of Moodle in Secondary education is often extended further at the tertiary/university level.

Moodle plugins by/for Universities

Many Universities have created custom Moodle plugins which were later shared in the Moodle plugins database, for example:

Discipline-specific plugins

There are many Moodle plugins available for teaching/assessing several disciplines at and beyond secondary education:

Themes

There are Moodle themes made specifically by and for a University:

  • BCU Birmingham City University. It's based on bootstrap and allows for extensive customisation and some unique features to help improve Moodle's usability.
  • Klass This is very very modern theme suitable for your school / college / university and other online educational websites

Useful links for tertiary educators

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  • There are many good Moodle tutorials and books made by Universities available to everyone:

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