What is Moodle?

Moodle is a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), also known as a course management system, used by WIT to help support lecturers in their teaching and students in their learning.  Moodle provides areas where lecturers can upload course notes and information, and communicate online with students (e.g. set and collect student assignments, send out class emails, etc.).

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What does ‘Moodle’ mean?

The word Moodle was originally an acronym for Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment.

Moodle is a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), also known as a course management system, used by WIT to help support lecturers in their teaching and students in their learning.  Moodle provides areas where lecturers can upload course notes and information, and communicate online with students (e.g. set and collect student assignments, send out class emails, etc.).

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Which username and password do I use to access Moodle?

Your Moodle username and password are the same as your computer login that you use to log on to computers in WIT.  All WIT staff and registered students can log into Moodle.

staff - Username = staff id, e.g. ahayes
students - Username = student number (without the W), e.g. 20001984.

Password - same as your WIT computer password, e.g. ABCEDKf6g

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