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Moodle Feedback Activity

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

Creating the Feedback Activity

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.  Select Feedback and then click the Add button. Enter a Name in the text area provided. Availability: select the date range you’d like to receive feedback between. 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.


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.


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

Adding Questions

Click on the Feedback activity title to open it, and then click the Edit questions tab at the top.
Under Content, using the drop down menu, select what type of question you would like to add.
Checkmark whether the question is Required for them to answer, and then type in the Question in the textbox provided. Work through other applicable settings to the question. When finished, click the Save question button at the bottom. 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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