Thursday, 11 August 2022, 8:05 AM
Site: Tai Poutini Polytechnic
Course: Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP:Home)
Glossary: Moodle terms
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Main course page

This is the view of all the sections in a Moodle course.  You get there (usually) when you first arrive at a course, or from the link at the bottom of any page.

Moodle course

Moodle is divided up into courses.  Each course has members and it's own space inside Moodle.  

Courses can be open to the world, or closed to members only.

The Main course page shows all the section in a course.

Moodle section

The basic unit of a Moodle course.  Each section has a Section name and a Summary. Change the name with the spanner icon.  Create more (or less) section in the course settings.

Move icon

You need to have Edit mode on to show this icon.  They are found in each section, and behind the Edit button.  
Usually they look something like this:

It's a little bit of a knack to use them.  You click and drag.  A shadowy outline is then seen which you unclick at the right place.