SNAP: Activities & Resources: Chat Settings

For instructions on how to add a Chat activity to your course, view SNAP: Activities & Resources: Add a Chat.

The Chat activity in Moodle allows instructors to schedule synchronous chat sessions with students.


General Settings

In the General settings, the instructor can designate a title and provide a description of the chat.

Add a new chat general settings


Chat Sessions Settings

The Chat Session settings allow an instructor to set the date and frequency of the chats, choose to save past session, and allow students to view past sessions.

Chat sessions settings


Common Module Settings

These settings specify the visibility of the chat for students (Hide/Show), and the group mode and grouping can be designated.

common module settings


Restrict Access Settings

The chat activity 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 chat becomes available.

Restrict access settings


Activity Completion Settings

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

Activity Completion Settings

Tags Settings

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

tag settings


For Moodle Essentials-themed course instruction please see Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Chat Settings.

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