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Upgrade of Moodle and Panopto and New Moodle Courses for 2019-2020

  1. Upgrade of Moodle

    Moodle, the central Learning Management System, has been successfully upgraded from version 3.2.3+ to 3.5.7+ in August 2019.  This new version comes with a collection of system fixes and improvements over the previous version (see https://docs.moodle.org/dev/Moodle_3.5.7_release_notes for details).
     

  2. Upgrade of Panopto

    Panopto, the central Lecture Capture System, is supporting lecture recording and editing of videos captured at classes. Students can view the videos through the respective Moodle courses.  This System was upgraded from version 5.3 to 6.0 in August 2019.  You can click here to read its release notes to understand more about the new features of this version.
     

  3. New Moodle Courses for 2019-2020

    2019-2020 Moodle courses are now available to teachers and students. They can access the courses under the “My eLearning” tab of HKU Portal.

Figure 1: My eLearning page for teachers
Moodle for teacher

Figure 2: My eLearning page for students
Moodle for students

 

C P Lau
eLearning Team
Tel: 3917 8711
Email: cplaud@hku.hk