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Workshop on Using LMS Moodle as the Student Information System


Dr. Naseer Ahmed.     29-10-2019 10:44:58

As part of the Staff Development Unit of the Math Section, a workshop was conducted on “Using LMS Moodle as the Student Information System” on 28th October 2019 in LR04 from 8.30 am to 10 am by Dr. Naseer Ahmed, lecturer in math, Department of IT, Nizwa College of Technology. This workshop was conducted after the approval given by Dr.Rolando, HoD-IT and Dr.Khalifa Al Shaqsi, HoS math Section for adopting the presenter's innovative approach of using the Moodle as SIS. It is implemented for testing in this AY 2019-2020. By the immediate action of the college E-learning Coordinator Ms.Alice, HoS-IT, NCT, the course GFP was created and the students are enrolled . The presentation focused on the usage of Moodle to manage the GFP student information by creating and organizing an additional course General Foundation Program (GFP0001) in Moodle for all the GFP students. The key factors of this presentation is as follows: 1. The course GFP0001 is mapped with the General Foundation Program 2. The moodle quiz activities are mapped with the GFP courses English, Basic Math, Applied/Pure Math and IT Foundation 3. The quiz questions are mapped with the course activities. The main aim of the presentation is to inculcate the usage of the Moodle as SIS. At the end of the presentation, the presenter answered the queries raised by the participants. The workshop was attended by the math staff as well as few It foundation staff. The workshop was very informative and useful in the organizing of the GFP students.