"How to" Guideline series is coordinated by Helen Mongan-Rallis of the Education Department at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions to improve these guidelines please me at e-mail hrallis@d.umn.edu.

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Setting up Wikis in Moodle

[Last updated: March 5, 2009 ]

  1. Under Activities select "wiki"
  2. Under name Enter the name for your wiki
  3. Under "summary" enter directions for what you want users to do with the wiki
  4. Choose groups under wiki types: When you create a wiki in Moodle, it is very important to set the type of wiki to be group, and not student (even though it seems logical to have it be set to student if you want students to enter their ideas. Once you have set up the wiki, you no longer have the option to change the setting from student to group. The difference between the two types:

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