Moodle

App Description: Web application for producing modular internet-based courses. It has several features considered typical of an e-learning platform, plus some innovations:

  • Upload resources using IMS Content Packaging, SCORM
  • Discussion forum and instant messages
  • Online quiz creator
  • Authentication method based on CAS
  • Integration with NT ePortfolio (Mahara) via single sign-on
  • Activities Logs Visualisation

Target Groups: students, teachers

Application Benefits:

For teachers:

  • To provide an ordered list of course requirements; gave structure to students work
  • Revision materials posted online

For Students:

  • Management of own learning
  • Cooperate with the other students to reach a common learning objective
  • Store evidence of learning activities to the integrated ePortfolio

Tool Owner: Fabrizio Giorgini