Uploading files for your learners to access is a big part of many Moodle and Totara Learn courses. Whether that's video or audio files that you want to play within the course page, PDF files view or PowerPoints to download, there are different display options that suit each type.
Designing your eLearning courses with accessibility in mind is the best way to ensure you cater for a wider range of needs. One of the top tips for designing inclusive courses is to subtitle and caption your videos.
Earlier this year Totara Learn published an interesting article with Julia Dirksen on the importance of feedback in eLearning. This acts as a great reminder of why feedback is so important to improve the entire learning experience. After reading why feedback is so important, I’d like to share how
Do you struggle to format your content in Books within your Moodle or Totara Learn site? You may find that you are copying your existing content from your word-processed documents into the editor, only to find its formatting looks wrong or your images are missing from the page once your book has[...]
In this blog post I explore Certifications and the Certification Completion Editor in Totara Learn, and how they can be used as great tools for training in your organisation. If you’re not using the functionality yet, read on to find out how they can add value.
As Moodle and Totara support specialists we're asked a wide array of support requests from our supported clients. In this blog, I'm answering the top five most common support queries we receive.
Systems, systems everywhere!
Let’s face it, having a single system that serves every function in your organisation is an unattainable dream. Often a “best of breed” approach is used where different systems that excel in their own area of operation are used.
The same way we approach security with our online existence , we do with our Moodle and Totara sites. In this post, we discuss the difference between an 'http' and 'https' site and what a Moodle / Totara site administrator can do in relation to password policy settings.
As a Totara Platinum partner, we have been instrumental in the adoption and implementation of Totara Learn for a range of clients including surveying company, Leica Geosystems; St Helens Council; and film production company, MPC.
Totara Learn is much more than a course management system - it[...]
As we discussed in the previous guest blog on Data Protection Law, operators of e-learning sites are likely to obtain and hold all kinds of data about users including names and e-mails addresses at the very least and so it is important to understand the rights that those users have in relation[...]