Learning Technology

Category: Maintenance

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Introduction to new Moodle – video

August 10th, 2018 at 09:08

We will be completing the Moodle upgrade to version 3.4 on Monday 3rd September between 1 pm and 8 pm UK time. The upgrade will bring various improvements to the look and feel of Moodle, as well as some new features, including: a new, clearer and more intuitive Moodle theme a clearer Module overview new [...]

Moodle rollover 18/19

July 26th, 2018 at 07:07

The creation of modules for 18/19 and rollover of content is now taking place. You will be advised through your School when your modules are available to start editing in the next few weeks. Please do not edit your 17/18 modules as they will be archived “as taught”.  Changes can be made freely in the [...]

Moodle update

July 13th, 2018 at 07:07

Moodle will be unavailable on Tuesday 17th July from 9 am – 8 pm (UK time): 4 pm – 3 am (China and Malaysia time). This is to allow us to update and add some improvements. See below for more details: Moodle Update and Downtime EDITED TO ADD: The Moodle upgrade was not completed. Further downtime may be necessary [...]

Moodle downtime September 7th-8th

August 2nd, 2017 at 12:08

Due to the UNNC project transform cutover happening in August, we need to move back the Moodle upgrade from the end of July – when we would normally do an upgrade – to the 7th-8th September. The upgrade delivers some additional features and it is essential to move to this newer version at this time [...]

Moodle and Rogo cutover dates – some downtime 1 / 3 August

June 29th, 2017 at 12:06

Professor Sarah O’Hara, PVC for Education and the Student Experience, has written: As you will be aware, the implementation of Campus Solutions will mean a change to all of our module codes.  We are now ready to make these changes to the codes for modules running on the UNNC campus in 2017-18.  Only the module [...]

Moodle downtime Wednesday 12 April 4 – 6.30 pm

April 5th, 2017 at 10:04

Please note that on Wednesday 12 April, Moodle will be unavailable between 16:00 and 18:30. During this time we will be upgrading to ensure the service has the latest security patches. Please ensure you are logged off in good time. Moodle may be restored earlier, but should be considered at risk for the full time [...]

Equella service to be withdrawn

March 1st, 2017 at 09:03

Equella is a file storage repository system used by the University, in some circumstances in conjunction with Moodle. Pearson, (the vendor) have announced that Equella will be withdrawn from their product catalogue in the near future and therefore the University needs to move away from using the system. LRLR are currently making plans to withdraw [...]

Archiving of 15-16 Moodle modules on Friday 7th October

October 5th, 2016 at 10:10

At the end of every academic year, Moodle modules for the previous year are archived. At midnight (UK time) on Friday 7th October all modules dated in the 15-16 academic year will be archived. The archive process is expected to take up to 36 hours but there should be no effect on users’ experience of [...]

Moodle maintenance 1st September

August 26th, 2016 at 07:08

Moodle will be undergoing essential maintenance on Thursday 1st September 2016 and will be unavailable between 2 and 6 pm UK time (9 pm to 1 am China and Malaysia). Please ensure you have completed any urgent tasks before this time. This is for updates and software improvements and is unlikely to affect functionality for [...]

Moodle Outage 4th July & Mediaspace upgrade

June 26th, 2015 at 01:06

A day of outage for Moodle is planned for Saturday 4th July (9 am – 5 pm UK time).  The outage is for Information Services to undertake an upgrade on part of the Moodle infrastructure and this will require a day of outage (in Moodle). An upgrade is also planned (8th July) to the cloud infrastructure [...]