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Moodle Knowledge Base - Course management

How to add and manage sections for your course?

The section block displays the resources and activities of a section as a block. The sections can be renamed and set availability to students. Depending on the Course Format, the names of course sections are referred to as Topics (in Topic format) or Weeks (in Weekly format).

Steps to add sections:

Steps to change the course format:

Steps to hide a topic:

The teacher role can hide a section from students.

Note: In the instructor's view of a hidden section, the content will always be displayed (dimmed) rather than hidden entirely, regardless of the settings chosen in the Edit course settings page. For hidden sections, below the Section name instructors will see "Hidden from students". Student role will see "Not available" below the section name.

You can watch the official video below from Moodle to understand more about how to lay out a course.

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