Information Services Division


Administering your Moodle course

This course is designed for staff who have attended Getting Started with Moodle training and want to learn more about how to perform administration tasks in Moodle.

The topics covered in this course include the following:

  • Enrolling students
  • Enabling quest access
  • Moodle roles
  • Course settings
  • Moodle course life cycle
  • Groups and groupings
  • Communication
  • Assessment
  • Archiving and backups
  • Monitoring student usage using reports
  • Using blocks to improve navigation
  • Demonstration of advanced Moodle features

You will use the same test course that was created for the Getting Started with Moodle training.


Have attended the Getting Started with Moodle training course. If you have not attended Getting Started with Moodle training at UCL within the past two years please contact the Digital Education team to discuss your suitability for attending this training.


An online self-paced training course available in Moodle where you complete the tasks in your own time and submit a link to your test course once they are completed. You must also complete a quiz to achieve your certification.