Ranking Block for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8

To improve the gamification in your course and increasing student interaction, you can use the Ranking block. Ranking block which is now available for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8, thanks to Willian Mano.

Ranking block

The ranking block works together with the moodle course completion. In the moodle course you configure the criteria to the end of the course. The ranking block monitors these activities and add points to the students based on accomplishing the activities. There are different ways to gain points.

For example:

  • If a student completes a HTML page the ranking adds 2 points.
  • If a student completes an assignment and it is ended only when the student receive a grade. The ranking add 2 points plus the grade points to the student. You can configure the default points in the block configuraion.

For more information about the block, please watch the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bxbG1nLtZ_Q

You can download the Ranking block from: https://moodle.org/plugins/view/block_ranking

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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