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Moodle

 

Upgrade 2022

Moodle, the University’s virtual learning environment, was upgraded to version 3.11 on Tuesday 5 July 2022.

Notes for Moodle users

The upgrade introduced several improvements and new features, including:

  • Download content: the ablitly to download four types of Moodle resources from a Moodle course into one zipped file
  • Quizzes: the ability to set a completion option based on number of attempts. A change to the way the question settings are saved allows you to retain settings in a template. As a user you can monitor progress with a scrolling timer
  • Student activity completion:  students have a clearer view of tasks to complete with completion requirements and dates both displayed in the activity.
  • Audio and video content: accessibility improvements allow you to change playback speed and use various hot keys.

The upgrade also:

  • improved Moodle security and reduce vulnerabilities
  • ensured compatibility with third-party Moodle community plug-ins
  • maximised support, as all core modules will be up-to-date and supported by Moodle.org
  • resolved a number of known issues.

If you have any queries, please contact moodlehelp@uis.cam.ac.uk.