Create a course

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How to create a course

There are several ways you as admin can create a course. The two most common are:

  • Create a new, empty course
  • Upload an existing course from a different Moodle site.

Create a new empty course

  1. Log in with your administrator account
  2. Click Site administration
  3. Click the Courses tab
  4. Click Add a new course
  5. Add your course details, using the icon helpicon.png for extra help
  6. Click Save and display
  7. Click Proceed to course content to add your teaching materials.
Create a course

Upload an existing course

  1. Make sure the course you want to upload (known as a "course backup") has the file ending .mbz.
  2. Log in with your administrator account
  3. Click Site administration
  4. Click the Courses tab
  5. Click Restore course
  6. Drag in or upload your .mbz file into the space Import a backup file


7.Click "Restore" and on the next page, scroll down and click Continue

8.In the "Restore as a new course" section, click the button next to "Miscellaneous" OR click the button of the category where you want to upload your course and then press Continue


9.Click the Next button at the bottom of the next two pages

10.Click Restore on the final page. Your course will then be displayed.

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