Moodle: Changing Your Course Cover Image

Changing the course cover image in Moodle courses can be used to add interest to your course page. In addition to appearing on the top of the course page, the image appears on the course tile for your course on the My Courses page for anyone who is enrolled in your course. 

To Change Your Course Cover Image:

1. Open the Moodle course you would like to make changes to.

2. Click the Change cover image button in the top right hand corner of your course.

Change course image button


3. A file browser will open; navigate to the image you would like to make your new course image and double-click it (or select it and click Open).

4. If you do not see the course image change you will need to logout and log back in to Moodle.


Support & Training

Support and training for Moodle is available via the Faculty Technology Center at For more information, please see the following article: Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview

Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of training sessions, as well as to register for a slot, please see

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