Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Page Settings

Creating a new page is useful to distribute information to students that may be too extensive to fully display on the main page. For instructions on how to add a page, see Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Add a Page.

Page Settings

General Settings

In the General settings, instructors must provide a name for the page. Adding a description is optional.

page settings, general tab

Content Settings

In the Content Settings, instructors must include the text, video, image, or other content. Instructors can also add HTML code in the content area by clicking on the first toggle button to expand the text editor menu. Next, click on the HTML button, which looks like "<>."

page settings, content tab   text editor menu expanded with HTML button highlighted

Appearance Settings

In this menu, instructors must decide what information to include when students view the page. The options include the page name and the page description.

page settings, appearance tab

Common Module Settings

These settings specify the visibility of the page for students (Hide/Show).

common module settings tab

Restrict Access Settings

The page can be restricted based upon a date, group, activity completion of another activity/resource in the course, etc.

NOTE: If more than one restriction is added, students must meet EACH of the requirements before the page becomes available.

restrict access tab

Activity Completion Settings

By default, students can manually mark the page as complete, but an instructor can change this to be required. If required, the students can be marked complete by viewing the page.

activity completion settings tab

Tags Settings

Tags are keywords that can be added to an activity or resource.

tags settings tab


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