Moodle 3: Blocks: Calendar Course Event

A Course Event will be visible to participants on the course in question. Only users with the capability to manage calendar entries at the course level can add course events.

To Create a Calendar Course Event:

1. Log in to Moodle.

2. Click on the Month/Year Title on the calendar block to show an expanded view.

Calendar title in moodle showing month and year

3. Select New Event in the top right corner of the screen.

New event button in the calendar in moodle

4. Enter the required information and change the preferred settings.

  • General Settings: Make sure to select Course as the Type of event.

 Calendar general settings, showing event type, group, title, description, and date

  • Duration Settings

 Calendar duration settings, showing date option or minute option

  • Repeated Events Settings

 repeated events settings, showing repeat event option or repeat weekly

5. Click Save Changes at the bottom of the screen when finished.

Save changes button in moodle

6. The new Course Event can now be seen in red on the calendar block.

Course event visible on calendar block in moodle

To Hide / Show Course Events

1. To hide course events on the calendar, click Hide Course Events at the bottom of the Calendar block.

Hide course events button in moodle

2. To show course events on the calendar again, click Show Course Events at the bottom of the Calendar block.

Show course events button on calendar in moodle


Reference: Moodle

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