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Moodle - Learn

Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments. Powering tens of thousands of learning environments globally, Moodle is trusted by institutions and organisations large and small, including the University of KwaZulu-Natal

Moodle provides the most flexible tool-set to support both blended learning and 100% online courses. Configure Moodle by enabling or disabling core features, and easily integrate everything needed for a course using its complete range of built-in features, including external collaborative tools such as forums, wikis, chats and blogs.

Scroll down to access videos and instructional guides on how to use different Moodle activities such as assignment tool, announcement, feedback, forum, file, questionnaires, quiz, rubrics, survey, gradebook.


The UKZN Moodle LMS is referred to as Learn. Every year the name and URL change to reflect the current year as follows: Learn“year” and learn“year” For example in 2022 the name is Learn2022 and the URL is

The look and feel of the platform may change every year but, all the core features mentioned in the videos below, remain the same.

Introduction to UKZN Learn LMS

Instructional Resources


  • Marking Essay Questions in Quizzes
  • Marking Assignments & Release Marks - Feedback
  • Preparing Marks in Excel
  • Reports, Logs and Stats in Quizzes
  • How to Assign Groups in Moodle Activities
  • How to Create Groups for Moodle Activities
  • Preparing for Script Review for Moderation
  • How to Release Marks and Feedback in a Moodle Quiz (Script Review)
  • How to Remark an MCQ or similar Question Type
  • How to Remark an Essay Question in a Moodle Quiz
  • How to Override User Settings in Moodle Activities

Click on any of the below tiles to access instructional guides on each of the Moodle tools.

Learn Announcement

Learn Assignment

Learn Discussion Forum

Learn Gradebook

Learn Quiz

Learn Rubrics

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