Adding a Link to an External Website in Your Course Moodle ISU
You can add links to external websites as a way to include online articles, videos, podcasts and other resources in your course.
This guide will help you to:
Adding a URL
Hot Tip: You can drag and drop URL links, files, and folders into your Moodle ISU course homepage. Turn editing on then Click and hold the URL link, file, or folder to drag the item over to your Moodle ISU page. You can drop the item at the bottom of any week/topic of your choosing, then use the arrows to move the item to the desired location.
Hot Tip: To select an entire URL, right click on the URL in the address bar of the browser and select Copy.
Note: This box will only be accessible if you have selected Embed.
This section affects the parameters of a website. For more information regarding URL variables, contact ITRC.
Common Module Settings
This section sets how the activity uses Groups and manual grade calculations. For more information on Groups and Groupings, please see Groups and Groupings. For more information on manual grade calculations please contact the ITRC.
For more information on restricting access please see Conditional Release
Once you have everything set
Note: The new resource will always appear at the bottom of the list within the week/topic you have chosen.
For more information, see URL Resource.
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