Changing Your Settings

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To adjust the course settings, click the Editing Settings item located under Settings block.

Here you can set the course availability to students. Additionally you may add a short summary of the course, as well as change the number of topics.

Making a Course Visible to Students


 

  1. Click on Edit Settings under the Settings block. NUM1
  2. In the Availability box, set the Availability drop-down to This course is available to studentsNUM2
  3. Click on Save-Changes
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Changing the number of modules (aka Weeks/Topics)


 

  1. Click on Edit Settings under the Settings panel. NUM1
  2. In the Formatting options for Topics format box, you will see a drop-down menu for Number of weeks/topics. Select the number of modules you want. NUM2
  3. Click on Save-Changes
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Changing the course theme


 

  1. Click on Edit Settings under the Settings panel. NUM1
  2. In the General box, you will see a drop-down menu for Course Look and Feel (Themes). Click on the menu and select the desired theme.  NUM2
  3. Click on Save-Changes

*Note: Some course themes display features differently than the default, such as placing blocks in different locations.  Screenshots for Moodle Tutorials will be based on the theme “Do not force.

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Changing the course description on the Moodle homepage


 

  1. Click on Edit Settings under the Settings panel. NUM1
  2. In the Course Summary box describe the course in no more than three sentences. NUM2
  3. Click on Save-Changes

*Note: Some course themes display features differently than the default, such as placing blocks in different locations. Screenshots for Moodle Tutorials will be based on the theme “Do not force.

 

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