Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Add a BigBlueButton Teleconference


BigBlueButton is a Moodle-based teleconferencing feature.  This activity enables students and instructors to share their screen, web cam image, audio and text-based chat. See the BigBlueButton: LSU Overview for more information about this tool.

To add the BigBlueButton Activity:

1. Login to Moodle and select the course.

2. Click the Turn Editing on button at the top right corner of the page.

Moodle 3 editing action

3. Click the Add an Activity or resource.  You can also choose an activity by using the Activity Chooser.

Add activity or resource option in moodle 3

*PLEASE NOTE: There are two different ways to complete the next step depending on which view you are in. If you see two separate drop-down boxes, click Add an activity and select  Big Blue Button. For more information, about this option, view Activity Chooser Options.

4. Select Big Blue Button & click Add.


5.  Assign a Name. Personalize the BigBlueButton activity in the BigBlueButton Activity Settings.

Adding new BigBlueButton in moodle 3

6.  When finished, click Save and Return to Course at the bottom.

Save and return to course


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