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Moodle Administration Essentials by Karen Holland, Gavin Henrick

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Course templates

Course templates are useful for ensuring that courses are created to an agreed consistent or branded format and structure.

In Moodle 2.6 onward, there are a number of ways to implement this:

  • Restore a previously backed up course ZIP file
  • In Upload courses, as explained previously, you can specify an existing course to use as a template for the content of the courses, which are going to be created or updated

Here is an example of a sample template course and course section:

Course templates

Restore a course

To restore a course in Moodle:

  1. Log in as an administrator level user account.
  2. Access the course management options in the Administration block by navigating ...

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