Learning Centered Technology

Technology for the Educator

Create a Learning Module

leave a comment »

Learning Module

Learning Module

Learning Modules are used to organize content and related course materials in a Table of Contents. The Learning Module is a shell to which other types of content, such as files, are added.

  1. Access a Content Area within your course.
  2. Make sure the Edit Mode is ON.
  3. Point to Build Content menu on the Action Bar to access the drop-down list.
  4. Select Learning Module.
  5. On the Create Learning Module page, type the Name. Type instructions or a description in the Text box.
  6. Under Availability, select the Yes option to make it available to users.
  7. Use the Display After and Display Until date and time fields to limit availability.
  8. Select Yes option if you want to Enforce Sequential Viewing of the Learning Module.
  9. Select Yes to force the Learning Module to Open in New Window.
  10. Select Yes if you want to Track Number of Views.
  11. Select Yes to Show Table of Contents to Users.
  12. Select the type of Hierarchy Display from the drop-down list.
  13. Click Submit.

To change a Learning Module’s settings:

  1. Select Edit from the contextual menu for the Learning Module.
  2. Make changes to the settings.
  3. Click Submit.

Deleting Learning Modules

  1. Select Delete from the contextual menu for the Learning Module.
  2. Select OK to confirm the deletion. This action is final and cannot be undone.

Adding Content to a Learning Module

After a Learning Module is created, content is added to it. As you add content to the Learning Module, a link to each Content Item appears in the Table of Contents. Set the sequence of the items by dropping and dragging them into place. How to Add Content to a Learning Module.

Add Content to a Learning Module

Add Content to a Learning Module

  1. Open the Content Area that contains the Learning Module.
  2. Click the name of the Learning Module to open it.
  3. Point to Build Content and select one of the items, such as a file or URL.
  4. Enter the necessary information for the item.
  5. Click Submit.

 

Advertisements

Written by Dr. Sherri E. Ritter

December 15, 2014 at 9:00 am

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: