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Moodle Administration

By : Moodle Trust, Alex Büchner
Book Image

Moodle Administration

By: Moodle Trust, Alex Büchner

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (22 chapters)
Moodle Administration
About the Author
About the Reviewer

Mahara Integration

According to its website (, "Mahara is an open source e-portfolio, weblog, resume builder and social networking system, connecting users and creating online learner communities. Mahara is designed to provide users with the tools to demonstrate their life-long learning, skills and development over time to selected audiences." It has recently become very popular in both vocational and academic settings.


Moodle and Mahara (nicknamed Mahoodle) can be easily integrated via the network function. A very good setup guide can be downloaded from We only cover the basic networking-related settings required to establish a link between the two systems. More details can be found in the Mahara documentation.

It is assumed that Moodle networking (authentication, role permissions, and so on) has been configured as explained in previous sections. It is further assumed that a Mahara site has been set up and networking components...