MOODLE UPDATES

Teaching and Learning Technologies @ Nazareth College

NEW MOODLE FEATURES FOR STUDENTS

Moodle at Nazareth College will undergo an update on December 28, 2015 from 11 pm to 5 am EST. The system will be unavailable during this update, so please plan accordingly.


Some changes you will notice on December 29 are:


1) New User Profile Menu Settings


  • Dashboard: a centralized location to organize your Moodle information.
  • Grades: a page where you can quickly view grades for all enrolled courses.
  • Preferences: easy access to update user account settings like your profile photo.



2) Color Scheme Update


  • Moodle color theme will upgrade to a white background with black and blue text to comply with accessibility standards.
  • Course templates and formatting will remain the same, although do vary by instructor.

NEW MOODLE COLOR SCHEME AND USER MENU

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Additional Spring Semester Dates & Reminders

December 18 -- Registered students will be able to view Spring 2016 semester courses in Moodle.


January 11-15 -- Registration will be updated daily in Moodle during the drop/add period.


January 22 -- A "drop" file will be sent to Moodle, removing you from any course you have dropped via NazNet.


January 25 -- Fall 2015 courses will become unavailable. Please make sure that any content you need from your fall semester courses has been download and saved to Google Drive, Dropbox, or a Flash drive before then!

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