Moodle: Importing Course Content

Once you have created your new modules for the 2014/15 academic year, your attention will turn to creating course content.  Moodle allows you to import course content from other courses where you have editing permissions, so you can re-use activities and resources.

Please note: Importing content does not include historical data such as any student data and forum posts. It’s also good practice not to import old assignments. They will contain out of date information and settings.

To import course content, follow these simple instructions:

Importing Course Content Video Tutorial

Downloadable Guide for Importing Course Content

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If you require any help or support when importing course content, please contact a member of the TEL team.


Daniel Mackley

Daniel’s role is to identify staff learning needs and strategically design, deliver and evaluate development interventions related to the effective use of current and emerging Technology Enhanced Learning tools in Higher Education. Working to the Learning & Teaching Development annual objectives and the TEL quality framework, he pro-actively supports and develops staff in their use of technology to enhance the student learning experience. Daniel is also the lead for the teams iPad Project.

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