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Recording audio for assignments

Name

NanoGong Assignment Type

Module type

Assignment type

Author

Dan Poltawski

Released

2009

Maintained

Only barely

Languages

English, Spanish

Compliance

Good

Documentation

None

Errors

None displayed

Have you ever wanted to break away from mundane text assignments? Well now you can allow students to submit spoken assignments instead. There have been a few attempts to allow audio recording in Moodle, but the NanoGong is the first to be truly cross-platform, while still being admirably simple.

Getting ready

Unzip and copy the nanogong directory into the /moodle/mod/assignment/type/ directory then visit the Notifications page.

How to do it...

One downside to NonoGong is that it requires the Java Runtime ...

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