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What is Moodle? And Why Organisations Use Moodle?

Moodle is a Open Source Software for Online Learning which provides Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment and it helps the teachers, students and administration departments of academic institutions communicate with one another.

It offers lot of facilities to educators, administrators, and learners.

Use It From Anywhere

With Moodle Installed on an remote server, teachers and students and access it from anywhere. They can have discussion form on it, teachers can assign tasks to students, and more.

Share documents and Files quickly

Moodle allows you to create web pages with information about a particular course, as well as share resources between teachers, and students. Slides, Word Documents and other resources that students will want to access quickly can all sit in this central point.

Beyond documents

Moodle is also capable of sharing other content like video, and audio. You’ll find it easy to post recorded lectures as podcasts, or special events as videos, and house them in that same central location

Use less paper

Not only will it save money on resources like paper, but having a central version of any document will ensure students are always looking at the latest version of course material.

Control access to different areas

With Moodle you can create areas for tutors and students to communicate.

Collaborative learning

The Moodle system encourages collaborative learning, providing functionality that makes it easy for students to collaborate no matter where they are in the world.

Group tools for students

To help students collaborate, Moodle allows for forums, wiki and chat functionality, making group projects easier.

Manage your materials

With the ability to keep materials in the one place, Moodle makes it easy to keep and change things year after year.

Course calendar

The course calendar will allow you to flag important events for each course.

Profiles and contact information

And finally, Moodle provides a central location for students and staff to find contact details for each other. It can also hold information about the course team and students.

Moodle is already a well established learning management system that’s been adopted by a number of high profile academic institutions. So, if you’re looking to create an online destination centred around education, this platform might be for you.

A Short Intro Video By Moodle Below:-

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