Use Moodle to enable mobile learning in a Virtual Learning Environment with Packt’s new video course

December 2013 | e-Learning, Open Source, Web Graphics & Video

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new video course on Moodle, Moodle for Mobile Learning, a practical, screencast-based tutorial. Presented by Graeme Boxwell, the duration for the video course is 2 hours 13 mins and is competitively priced at $39.99.

About the presenter:
Graeme Boxwell has been a Moodle administrator for the last four years. He recently project managed his organization's move from Moodle 1.9 to Moodle 2.1. He also devised the concept for the soon-to-be-released Caboodle Moodle block. He is the current Chair of the RSC Northern e-learning forum, and an active member of the North East Learning Environment. He writes an educational blog at http://www.graemeboxwell.co.uk.

Moodle stands for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment and is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites.

This course is aimed at course designers, professors, or e-learning professionals who want to enhance their course design with m-learning using Moodle. This video tutorial shows viewers how to transform classrooms by using mobile learning activities, as well as how to create engaging mobile content in Moodle that will captivate students.

A sample clip of the video course can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TiaYwYp9yUs

The course covers the following topics:
1. Setting Up Moodle for Mobile Learning [14:20 minutes]
2. Content Delivery [20:32 minutes]
3. Mobile Learning Content Creation [16:04 minutes]
4. Using Social Media in Moodle [14:39 minutes]
5. Communication [14:36 minutes]
6. Mobile Assessment [20:01 minutes]
7. Mobile Learning Activities to Use in the Classroom [14:14 minutes]
8. Tips and Tricks [18:36 minutes]

Packt Publishing has also released the following video courses:
Oracle Data Integrator Essentials
jQuery UI Development
Spring Security

About Packt:
Packt is one of the most prolific and fastest-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt books now focus on practicality, recognizing that readers are ultimately concerned with getting the job done. A digitally-focused business model allows Packt to publish up-to-date books in very specific areas.


Moodle for Mobile Learning [VIDEO]
Enable learning anywhere with this innovative, and clear video tutorial on Moodle

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/moodle-for-mobile-learning/video

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