Video Tutorials for Faculty

Course Enrichment Tools

Moodle 2.5

Getting Started with Moodle 2.5

This section contains several tutorials on the basics of using Moodle. Specifically, these tutorials explain course navigation, structure, and course settings.

Creating and Adding Content

In this section, you can learn how to create and add content to your Moodle course. This section provides a detailed overview of resources available in the "Add a resource..." dropdown menu. The tutorials explain how to upload files to your Moodle course, create web pages, add week summaries to the main course page, and link files and external websites to your Moodle course. In addition, you can also learn how to use the Moodle HTML editor and, for example, how to insert audio and video files, images, YouTube videos, etc.


Moodle provides instructors with many options for creating activities in Moodle. This section will give a detailed overview of modules available in the "Add an activity..." dropdown menu. The tutorials in this section explain, for instance, how to create various types of assignments, set up forums, collect data, communicate with students and engage them in collaborative activities in Moodle, etc.


Academic Services, a division of Information Systems, has created a series of video tutorials designed to introduce faculty and staff to updating their web pages with SilverStripe.