Import a Candela Course - Moodle

Baird Whelan -


  • Navigate to Course Administration > Restore
    • Import a Backup File: Select Choose a file... to locate the course package
    • Once the file is selected, click the Restore button
    • Choose Continue and/or Next to complete the import process
    • Open course links and verify content displays

Manual Course Setup Steps

1. Assignments import as Moodle Pages and need to be converted to Moodle Assignments

  • Open an Assignment and copy the entire page

  • Return to the Course/Topic
  • Choose "+Add an activity or resource"

  • Select Assignment from the list of options

  • Paste the copied content to the new Assignment Page
  • Scroll down to the Grade Section and Set the Maximum Grade
  • And Save
  • Repeat for remaining Assignments

2. Move Instructor Resources from the General Topic 

  • Create an Unpublished Instructor Resource Topic/Section
  • Move resources to newly created Topic/Section

  • That should do it.


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