How do I take attendance in Moodle?

You can obviously record student attendance in class using a paper chart or an Excel spreadsheet. However, Moodle’s Attendance Activity offers not only comparable features, but also several advantages over those possibilities: With Moodle’s Attendance activity, you can set up all the possible class meeting days for the semester at the same time. Moodle sets […]

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How do I schedule student appointments in Moodle?

You may wish to set up appointment slots for your students or advisees. Moodle has a Scheduler activity that allows you to create repeated slots within a time frame (for example, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday of a particular week from 1:30 to 3:30 PM), and students can select a particular slot to reserve that appointment […]

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One of my students cannot view my course in Moodle. What is the problem?

Moodle enrollments tend to be one day behind Banner. If the student brought his/her Add Form to the Registrar’s Office and the information has been entered into Banner, the student will be added to the course in Moodle at around 6:30 AM the following day when we synchronize information between Banner and Moodle. Another possibility […]

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How do I make my course available to students in Moodle?

We initially create courses in Moodle so that they are hidden from students, giving you time to build the course before students can see the content that you have uploaded. In order for students to view that content, you’ll need to make each of your active Moodle courses visible to students, as follows: Log in […]

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How do I email my students through Moodle?

You can use the Quickmail feature in Moodle to email all or a selected group of your students: Log in to http://moodle.bucknell.edu, and click on the link for your course within the Current Course List on the right-hand side of the page. 2. Scroll down on page until you see the “Quickmail” block on the […]

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What is Kaleidagraph?

Kaleidagraph is a graphing and data analysis software used in Engineering courses.  To learn how to download Kaleidagraph and other software available to student, staff, and faculty personally owned computers please see How do I find and install software? For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: data analysis,download,engineering, faculty,graphing,Kaleidagraph,personal […]

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What is Mathematica?

Mathematica is a computational software popular with math and engineering courses.  To learn how to download Mathematica and other software available to student, staff, and faculty personally owned computers please see How do I find and install software? For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: download,engineering, faculty,math, mathematica,mathematics,personal computer,software, […]

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What is XManager Enterprise?

XManager Enterprise is a network connectivity software suite frequently used in engineering courses and for FTP/SFTP.  To learn how to download XManager Enterprise and other software available to student, staff, and faculty personally owned computers please see How do I find and install software? For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at […]

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