Moodle Deployment – LMS

Moodle – Learning Management System (LMS)

¿What is Moodle?

Moodle

Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust,
secure and integrated system to create personalized learning environments.

What are its functionalities?

  • Proven and trusted worldwide
    Powering tens of thousands of learning environments globally, Moodle is trusted by institutions and organisations large and small, including Shell, London School of Economics, State University of New York, Microsoft and the Open University. Moodle’s worldwide numbers of more than 213 million users¹ across both academic and enterprise level usage makes it the world’s most widely used learning platform.

 

  • Designed to support both teaching and learning
    With over 10 years of development guided by social constructionist pedagogy, Moodle delivers a powerful set of learner-centric tools and collaborative learning environments that empower both teaching and learning.

 

  • Easy to use
    A simple interface, drag-and-drop features, and well-documented resources along with ongoing usability improvements make Moodle easy to learn and use.

 

  • Free with no licensing fees
    Moodle is provided freely as Open Source software, under the GNU General Public License. Anyone can adapt, extend or modify Moodle for both commercial and non-commercial projects without any licensing fees and benefit from the cost-efficiencies, flexibility and other advantages of using Moodle.

 

  • Always up-to-date
    The Moodle project’s open-source approach means that Moodle is continually being reviewed and improved on to suit the current and evolving needs of its users.

 

  • Moodle in your language
    Moodle’s multilingual capabilities ensure there are no linguistic limitations to learning online. The Moodle community has begun translating Moodle into more than 120 languages (and counting) so users can easily localise their Moodle site, along with plenty of resources, support and community discussions available in various languages.

 

  • All-in-one learning platform
    Moodle provides the most flexible tool-set to support both blended learning and 100% online courses. Configure Moodle by enabling or disabling core features, and easily integrate everything needed for a course using its complete range of built-in features, including external collaborative tools such as forums, wikis, chats and blogs.

 

  • Highly flexible and fully customizable
    Given the fact that Moodle is an Open Source code it can be customized to individual and particular needs. Its modular and interoperable design allows developers to create plugins and integrate external applications to achieves its goals. You can also expand Moodle capabilities using the vast plugins store. The sky is the limit!

 

  • Scalable to any size
    You can start with just a few students and reach millions of users. Moodle can be
    Desde unos cuantos estudiantes hasta millones de usuarios, Moodle can be scaled to support the needs of both small classes and large organizations. Due to its flexibility and scalability, Moodle has been adopted to be used in education as well as in business, non-profit organizations, and many more.

 

  • Robust & safe
    Committed to safeguard data and users privacy, security controls are constantly updated. Moodle deploys development processes to assure software protection against non authorized accesses, data loss and misuse.

 

  • Anytime, anywhere, on any device
    Moodle is a web based platform so it can be accessed from everyplace in the world. The user interface is compatible by default with mobile devices and also responsive.

 

  • Wide variety of resources available
    Moodle provides to the community a very detailed documentation and users forums in several languages.

 

  • Backed by a strong and wide community worldwide
    Moodle proyect is supported by a large and active international community, a dedicated full time developers team and certified Moodle Partners.

Fuente: moodle.org