Moodle Feedback Activity

Feedback allows you to create a survey with various types of questions (multiple choice, short-answer, long-answer, and numerical).


Step 1: From within your course in Moodle, Turn editing on, then in the topic area you’d like to add a Feedback activity to, click the Add an activity or resource link.

Step 2: Select Feedback and then click the Add button.

Step 3: Enter a Name in the text area provided.

Step 4: Availability: select the date range you’d like to receive feedback between.

Step 5: Under Question and submission settings: using the Record user names drop down menu select to have feedback remain anonymous or show students names with their answers; select if you would like to Allow multiple submissions; and if you would like to be notified of submissions.


Step 6: Under After submission settings: using the Show analysis page drop down menu, select if you would like students to see an analysis after they submit their input, and/or type in any message you would like to give them upon completion in the Completion message text box.


Step 7: When finished, click the Save and return to course button at the bottom.

Adding Questions

Step 1: Click on the Feedback activity title to open it, and then click the Edit questions tab at the top.


Step 2: Under Add question, using the drop down menu, select what type of question you would like to add.


Step 3: Checkmark whether the question is Required for them to answer, and then type in the Question in the textbox provided.

Step 4: Work through other applicable settings to the question. When finished, click the Save question button at the bottom.

Step 5: Continue adding the questions you would like for the activity. Once you have all your questions entered, the Feedback activity is ready.

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