Moodle

1. Visit https://l.xmu.edu.my to access Moodle.

2. Refer Home > Course Categories > Moodle Quick Guide, for quick start on how to use the basic functions of Moodle and start uploading course material in Moodle, as well as for knowledge sharing purposes.

3. Lecturer can start applying course for the academic purposes via Course Request. The Course Request can only be requested by Lecturer only.

  • Lecturer and students to login Moodle using your Campus ID and password
  • Lecturer can request for course creation at ‘Course Request’ page.[Note: Course code, course name and lecturer initial name to be included in the course title]
  • Course request approval will be granted by System Administrator during working days/hours and you will receive an email notification
  • Lecturer can update the course files accordingly
  • Students can select a course and enter the Enrolment Key to enrol the course (provided by the respective course’s lecturer)
  • Students can view the course material accordingly.

4. Refer below for the useful Moodle User Guides. [Note: To access the shared guides, you maybe prompted to login using Campus Email and password.]

Moodle Checklist (For All Users)

All new Moodle users to read the general checklist and guides.

Checklist for New Users

Login to Moodle

Student Tutorials (For Students)

Moodle Quick Starts for students.
Moodle Dashboard

Search Moodle Course

How to Enrol a Course

How to use Forum

Uploading Assignment

Taking a Quiz

Moodle Guides (For Lecturers)

i. Getting Started.
Lecturer Course Request

Edit Moodle Profile

Setting up the Layout for Your Course

Importing/Copying Course Materials from Another Course

Student Self Enrolment Setting

Managing Groups

Pre and Post Semester Moodle Course Checklist

ii. Basic Functions for Moodle

Adding an Announcement

Chat Activity

Creating and Uploading a File

Creating and Editing Folder

Hide an Activity or Resource

How to add another Lecturer into your course

How to manually add Student into your course

How to Export Gradebook Data from Moodle

How to Backup Content or a Course Page

How to Restore a Backup Course Content File and Page

[Note: Once completing the course setting update, lecturer can share the course name and enrolment key with theirs' students.]

iii. Discussion Forum.
Setting up a Forum for discussion

iv. Assignment.
Creating an Assignment

Entering and Editing Grades

Grading Assignment

How to Hide Grades

How to Bulk Download Student's Assignment Submissions

How to Bulk Download Student's Assignment Submissions with DownThemAll

v. Quizzes.
Creating a Quiz

Editing Quiz Setting

Adding Quiz Questions

Adding Questions from Question Bank

5. If you need assistance on course categories update, course deletion, or feedback on Moodle guides, you may

Email Moodle@xmu.edu.my or raise AskA. Moodle support will be attending to your request during working hours (Mon-Fri).