Moodle is an open source LMS suitable to both small business and enterprise requirements. It is unique for its large community that continuously works to improve the system or offer tips on troubleshooting and best practices. It is adaptive to different teaching methodologies, whether 100% online or blended learning. Since it is cloud-hosted, courses and learners’ data are accessible wherever and whenever you are internet-connected.
The platform provides a collaboration space for teachers and students. Plus, it community base consists of independent developers and certified Moodle Partners that help the LMS users in fixing bugs and updating the system constantly for better user experience.
Its key features include bulk creation with backup, built-in file management and multilingual support. It also provides various options to monitor learners’ progress, while it supports mass registration with secure authentication. Moodle can also be customized to suit your design and layout preferences.
The LMS can integrate with a wide range of software such as tools for communication, collaboration, document management and other productivity apps. It supports Windows and Android.
Because it is open source, you can use the system for free. But plans are available if you do not have the technical resources, starting from $80 per year.
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Main features of Moodle are:
Detailed reporting and logs
Convenient file management
Collaborative tools and activities
Manage user roles and permissions
Embed external resources
Multiple progress tracking options
Customizable site design and layout
Bulk course creation
Peer and self-assessment
Simple and intuitive text editor
Outcomes and rubrics
Regular security updates
Supports open standards
Simple add-ons and plugin management
Secure authentication and mass enrolment
The key benefits of Moodle are bulk creation with backup, built-in file management and multilingual support. Here are the core benefits to be had with Moodle:
Simple to use
The interface is intuitive and easy to learn using drag-and-drop tools. Plus, you can access the system in any desktop and mobile devices via a web browser. The platform supports Windows and Android.
Moodle is always updated to improve user experience and as protection against bugs and hacks. Its huge user base and community share best practices and tips, making the LMS a highly agile system with an array of plugins, add-ons and support levels readily available.
The platform supports more than a hundred languages, making it an ideal LMS for global learning programs. You can also use it as a training platform if you have a globally dispersed workforce. Moreover, its community comes up regularly with language translations, so expect Moodle to cover more countries.
Beyond customizing the design and layout, Moodle can be configured to support pure online learning or blended learning approach. That means processes and user roles can be customized to fit either methodology.
Security features are updated constantly to guard against data breach. You also have the option to deploy Moodle in a private server for added protection.
Customer Support Types
The following Moodle integrations are currently offered by the vendor:
Integrates with other programs that the website requires.
Moodle pricing is available in the following plans: