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Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide by Nicholas Freear

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Time for action – creating a course

These are the steps to follow to create a course in Moodle:

  1. On the categories page click the Add a new course button. You will be presented with a large form, the top half of which is shown in the following screenshot. This form may be daunting at first, but once we have stepped through the important parts it will make sense. The top three fields are Category, Full name, and Short name.
    Time for action – creating a course
  2. You can leave the category as Miscellaneous enter a full name such as My First Course and a short name, for example MY101. As you travel further with Moodle you may want to agree with your colleagues how to use the short name systematically. ...

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