Enrol users in a course after earning a badge using Badge enrolment plugin #MoodlePlugins #Moodle

December 14th, 2015

There may be situations when you want your students to enrol in a course only after passing the introductory course and earning a badge there.

Badge Enrolment plugin is another new plugin in the Moodle Plugins database extending the badge plugins set; which allows you to setup the enrollment criteria for your Moodle course such that the users can only enrol into a course when they have one or more required site badges. Read More

Multinumerical question type plugin updated for Moodle 2.9

October 15th, 2015

MultiNumerical question type plugin has been updated to a new version which supports all Moodle versions from Moodle 1.9 onwards upto the latest Moodle 2.9

Multinumerical question type is a very useful question type which can be used to ask questions like – Read More

Auto assign parents role based on custom profile field using Autoenrol Parents plugin

October 14th, 2015

Another plugin updated recently on Moodle plugins database is Autoenrol Parents which allows you to automatically assign parents, mentors or managers role to users based on a custom profile fields.

Autoenrol parents plugins will be very handy for Moodle administrators who have to manually assign roles to the parents on their site. Based on a piece of information in a custom profile field in the learners profile, their parents, mentors or managers can easily be assigned automatically. There is a basic configuration screen that let’s you select the role to assign, and which information you want to compare against. Read More

YouTube Video – Meta Course use in Moodle #mootus15

September 15th, 2015

If you are also looking for the usage of Meta course in Moodle, then here is a very nice video by Inda Johnson, Medical University of South Carolina, College of Medicine delivered during the MoodleMoot US 15 (#mootus15).

The Course meta link plugin makes it possible for one course, called a metacourse, to bring in enrolments from other courses. The Course meta link plugin needs to be enabled both on the site level by the site admin and has to be enabled within the course. You can access related instructions about the Course Meta link in the Moodle docs here. Read More

New Plugin – Grouptool; let students enroll in groups themselves

September 9th, 2015

Grouptool is another new plugin developed by AMC Academic Moodle Cooperation which enhances the functionality of Moodle default groups. Two of the additional features are the possibility for students to enroll themselves in groups with waiting lists, and the transfer of grades within groups. Read More

New Plugin – Bulk meta course link

August 26th, 2015