Flexible sections format updated for Moodle 2.9

Flexible sections format which is a very popular course format is updated to support Moodle 2.9. Flexible sections format is very much similar to the Topics course format except:

  • there is no parameter “Number of sections”, sections can be added and removed as necessary
  • section can also be added inside another section
  • each section (regardless of its nesting level) can be shown expanded or collapsed. Teacher can change it in edit mode.
  • If section is displayed collapsed, it’s name is displayed as a link to the separate page and on this separate page the link “Back to … ” is displayed

Flexible course format organizes course content in any number of sections that can be nested and Each section can be displayed expanded or collapse.

Flexible course format

Flexible course format is currently being maintained by Marina Glancy (MoodleHQ) and is very popular course format among the Moodle course formats. You can download the latest version of the flexible course format from this link: https://moodle.org/plugins/view/format_flexsections

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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