Master the changes in administration with Packt's New Moodle 2.0 book

October 2010 | Content Management, Moodle, Open Source

Moodle 2.0 First Look is a new book from Packt that will help readers to discover the new enhanced features of Moodle 2.0. Written by Mary Cooch, this book will assist readers to explore various benefits of brand new additions and the changes in administration with Moodle 2.0.

Moodle is a free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites. It is designed to help educators create online courses with a focus on interaction and collaborative construction of content. Its open source license and modular design allows developers to create additional modules and features.

Moodle 2.0 First Look takes an in-depth look at all the major new features of Moodle 2.0 and highlights the changes to the standard installation with clear screenshots. It starts off with basic navigation and then goes on to explain advanced administration along with the new ways of controlling the pace of learning. Additionally, it enables users to upgrade their site to Moodle 2.0 and to get their own courses up and running on it.

Using this book, educators will learn to use the new navigation system and get greater control of blocks throughout their Moodle, while making the most of the enhanced HTML (text) editor. This book will also help users to get familiar with improvements to core modules such as Quiz, Workshop, Wiki and the new file upload system. Furthermore, users will be able to share resources with others and manage students' learning, while monitoring their progress.

Packed with clear step-by-step instructions and multiple screenshots, this book is ideal for all existing Moodle users, tutors, and administrators, who wish to upgrade their site and learn all the fantastic new features of Moodle 2.0. The book is out now and available from Packt. For more information, please visit: www.packtpub.com/moodle-2-0-first-look/book


Moodle 2.0 First Look
  Discover what's new in Moodle 2.0, how the new features work, and how it will impact you

For more information, please visit: https://www.packtpub.com/moodle-2-0-first-look/book

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