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Moodle for Students

Moodle for Students

Site: Miriam College E-learning Management System
Course: Miriam College E-learning Management System
Book: Moodle for Students
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Date: Saturday, 29 February 2020, 11:16 AM

1 Getting Familiar With the E-learning Site

Welcome to our new e-learning website running in Moodle 3.0.2+ version. There are several exciting features in Moodle 3.0 version. Details below will help you familiarize with our new e=learning site.

When you are logged in the navigation bar will be enabled, consists of the home, dashboard, events, and my course tabs.

Home tab– Our home page has several blocks where you can get different information.

Dashboard tab – This is equivalent to “My home” link in the previous versions of Moodle. When you click this tab you will be directed to the dashboard page, where you can see all your courses and the different blocks such as “My private files” Online Users, Latest Badges, Calendar, Upcoming events, and Navigation.

Events tab – When you click this tab, calendar will appear. You can export the schedule events of your course to your calendar.

My Course Tab – This tab displays the list of your courses, click this tab to display your enrolled courses, and then click on the course you want to open.

1.1 Editing Your Profile

First, login to our portal with your username and password.

Second, on the upper right corner of the screen, click your name to display all options.

Third, select “Edit Profile” item to open your profile details,

Fourth, check the spelling of your name and then change the dummy email address to your personal email address. By doing this you will be able to receive email notifications whenever your teacher posts forum and/or announcement, and receive temporary password when you click forgot password link.

Fifth, upload your recent picture so your teacher will recognize you.

Sixth, other items in the profile details are optional. Feel free to add details, but if you are not comfortable, just leave the items blank.

Seventh, click the Update button to save all the details you entered.

Finally, you will be prompted with a message regarding email address confirmation, click continue to proceed. (You must open the confirmation letter sent to your mailbox. Click the confirmation link to proceed.

That concludes our tutorial on how to edit profile.