Assignment Module 4

Assignment: Install and Explore a Moodle Plugin

For this assignment, you will install a Moodle plugin and explore its features. You can choose any plugin from the Moodle plugins directory that you think would be beneficial for a Moodle site.


  1. Choose a Plugin: Visit the Moodle plugins directory and choose a plugin that you’re interested in. It could be a plugin that adds a new activity type, changes the appearance of Moodle, or integrates with an external system.
  2. Install the Plugin: Download the plugin package and install it on your Moodle site. Remember to follow the installation process, which includes checking the plugin requirements and setting up the plugin.
  3. Explore the Plugin: Once the plugin is installed, explore its features. Try to understand what the plugin does and how it could be used in a Moodle course.


Write a report that includes the following:

  • The name and a brief description of the plugin you chose.
  • The steps you took to install the plugin.
  • A description of the plugin’s features and how it could be used in a Moodle course.
  • Any challenges you faced during the installation process and how you overcame them.

Remember, the goal of this assignment is to familiarize yourself with the process of installing and managing Moodle plugins. Good luck!