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This refers to Moodle 3.2 6 from July 2017 2019 onward


Moodle does have a blog feature, but for blogs to be visible to fellow students they must be visible to all users of Moodle.


How to: add a Moodle forum for use as a blog or learning journal


  • Click + Add an Activity or Resource
  • Select Forum

  • And Add
  • Give the forum a name and a description
    The description should include the detail students need to understand what to use their blogs for, how to post, and how to respond.
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  • Under Forum type choose Each person posts one discussion
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  • Select subscription (and other) options as appropriate  (recommended: Optional Subscription)
  • Click Save and Return to module




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