Moodle: Activities & Resources: Adding and Editing a Forum

To Add a Forum Activity:

  1. On your course page, click Create learning activity and on the Activities tab, select Forum.

    Gif of adding a forum in Moodle 3.7
  2. Give the forum a name and compose a detailed description with specific instructions. For best practices, see GROK article 20186, Forum Overview.
  3. On the forum settings page, you can determine the following:
  4. Click Save and return to course.

For information on each of the settings above, see MoodleDocs: Forum Settings. Note that this page does not show the Snap theme, but functionality will be the same.


Support & Training

The Faculty Technology Center (FTC) provides Moodle support by email, by phone, or live through Zoom. For contact information, please see the article Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview. To connect through Zoom and for further information on support services and training, see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Faculty Resources & Support page.

The FTC also provides just-in-time faculty training opportunities and recorded training sessions. Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of available workshops and recordings, please see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Technology Training page.

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