Moodle Basics - About and Features
Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments. You can download the software onto your own web server or ask one of our knowledgeable Moodle Partners to assist you.
Moodle is a free, online Learning Management system enabling educators to create their own private website filled with dynamic courses that extend learning, any time, anywhere.
Whether you're a teacher, student or administrator, Moodle can meet your needs. Moodle’s extremely customisable core comes with many standard features. Take a look at a highlight of Moodle's core features below.
Modern, easy to use interfaceDesigned to be responsive and accessible, the Moodle interface is easy to navigate on both desktop and mobile devices.
All-in-one calendarMoodle’s calendar tool helps you keep track of your academic or company calendar, course deadlines, group meetings, and other personal events.
Convenient file managementDrag and drop files from cloud storage services including MS OneDrive, Dropbox and Google Drive.
Working with files
Simple and intuitive text editorFormat text and conveniently add media and images with an editor that works across all web browsers and devices.
NotificationsWhen enabled, users can receive automatic alerts on new assignments and deadlines, forum posts and also send private messages to one another.
Course Development and Management Features
Encourage collaborationBuilt-in collaborative publishing features foster engagement and encourage content-driven collaboration.
Marking workflowConveniently assign different markers to assignments, manage grade moderation and control when marks are released to individual learners.
In-line markingEasily review and provide in-line feedback by annotating on PDF files directly within browser.
Integrated BadgesFully compatible with Mozilla Open Badges, motivate learners and reward participation and achievement with customised Badges.
Outcomes and rubricsSelect from advanced grading methods to tailor the gradebook to your course and examination criteria.
Security and privacyTeach and share in a private space only you and your class can access.