Project Description

Overview

This online course gives secondary and further education teachers an opportunity to develop a more innovative education programme through Moodle, the world’s most popular and effective Learning Management System (LMS).

Moodle is a free and open-source LMS that helps education providers create online courses, tutorials and activities with a progressive, collaborative ethos. Moodle For Teachers will provide you with the tools to deliver lectures or lessons online, aid classroom teaching or assess your students. You will learn the seamless and creative integration of Moodle into your existing classroom syllabus.

This course is currently only available to members of the Further Education and Training (FET) sector. You cannot enrol on this course through fetchcourses.ie. 

  • Duration: 18 weeks

    This course is delivered online and on-demand. It is self-paced and, as a result, the time taken to complete it may vary.

    However, indicated times are: Video-content length: Approximately 2 hours. Estimated time to complete the course: Approximately 30 hours (variable)

  • Exam: eCollege Badge of Completion

  • Support: eTutor Supported

What’s Included

  • All course content

  • Practice Moodle Course

  • eCollege Award Badge

Course Topics

Prerequisites & Requirements

If you have a strong interest in developing innovative web-based teaching methods through Moodle, this course is for you.
All students should have access to PC or Laptop running Windows or AppleOS.
A broadband connection is essential to stream video content.
You only need a web browser to view content and access web platforms. We can help set you up with a Moodle course to practice, if you have no prior access.

Employment

Earning the Moodle For Teachers certification will strengthen your employment opportunities in online teaching roles.

Academic

After completing the course you may be inspired to pursue additional training in eLearning technology. You could add a creative flair to your online course materials by taking our Visual Design Using Photoshop course.

Is this course for you?

This course is currently only available to members of the Further Education and Training (FET) sector.

You cannot enrol on this course through fetchcourses.ie. Please email ecollegeinfo@solas.ie if you wish to enrol on this course.

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