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Moodle 2 Administration by Alex Buchner

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Module plugins

Moodle distinguishes between three types of module plugins that are used in the courses—the front page (which is treated as a course), the My Moodle page, and the user profile pages:

  • Activities modules (which also covers resources)
  • Blocks
  • Filters

Activities modules

Navigating to Plugins | Activity modules | Manage activities displays the following screen:

Activities modules

The table displays the following information:

Column

Description

Activity module

Icon and name of the activity/resource as they appear in courses and elsewhere.

Activities

The number of times the activity module is used in Moodle. When you click on the number, a table, which displays ...

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