Online Learning Platforms for further Education
Provide the best eLearning experience for your students, educators and administrators while maximising your LMS investment.
eLearning provides universities with innovative options for course presentation and accessibility. However, not all further education Learning Management Systems (LMS) or eLearning solutions are created or leveraged equally. Your university’s online learning platform should be capable of supporting dynamic learning programs with synchronous, asynchronous, and accessible learning experiences in order to reach and engage with today's diverse learners, both on-campus and remotely. Are you looking for a learning platform that can better meet the needs of learners, educators and administrators campus-wide?
Luckily, Moodle™ for further education checks all these boxes. With eThink’s fully-managed LMS solution that includes implementation, hosting, and world-class Moodle™ service, you can maximise your learning outcomes while streamlining costs. Read on to learn more.
Does Your Current University LMS Cover All Your Needs?
In order to effectively educate, your university needs to provide engaging, dynamic, and accessible learning. As the world’s most widely used LMS, Moodle™ provides a flexible solution that can easily integrate with your university’s most important systems to provide effective, streamlined learning that can benefit both students and staff. With the Moodle™ LMS, you can take advantage of:
Real-Time SIS Integrations
Real-time integrations allow for responsive, instantaneous importing and exporting of user data that includes names, identification records, grades, and attendance. Streamline the course enrollment process with the ability to send information between your university’s two most important systems. The elimination of duplicate data entry helps simplify and automate processes for instructors and faculty and can help improve retention and reporting by documenting changes as they happen.
Analytics and Reporting
Maximise learning initiatives and increase learner success by leveraging robust reporting within your LMS. In Moodle™, instructors can generate reports on virtually any learner information that is being tracked, allowing for real-time analysis of student progress on the individual, course-wide, or even department-wide level. This empowers educators to pivot quickly when student outcomes don't follow an expected trend, providing the supplemental teaching and assessment needed to bring them back up to speed. This also provides university leaders with the visibility they need in order to effectively manage their teams or departments.
Create a personalised experience for learners within specific courses and departments without having to weigh trade-offs or make sacrifices when it comes to customising your program. Tailor Moodle™ by integrating your LMS with third-party plugins and solutions that address specific needs, allowing your LMS to evolve, scale, and diversify without limitation.
Moodle™ offers a seamless, engaging experience from mobile devices including phones, tablets, laptops, and even multi-screen workstations with no adaptive effort on the part of the user. Moodle™'s Mobile App makes learning more accessible, allowing students the convenience of learning on their own schedule, wherever they might be.
Moodle™'s adaptive design allows instructors to create dynamic synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences. This allows instructors to evaluate in-seat participation, online assessments, and both formal and informal learning data in one system, serving content for online sessions while providing the space to evaluate the work done in face-to-face settings.
Scalability is the heart of the Moodle™ LMS design, with administrative features that allow for easy grouping of instructors and course content into teaching units, instantaneous permission and access level changes, and an easy transfer of content between modules. Whether you need to support 100 or 10,000 course sections, the tools are there to help you scale as demand grows.
Costs are contained because Moodle™ is an open-source LMS - it allows for various hosting options and flexible customisation without the additional licensing rights you pay for with closed-source systems. When your LMS budget is directly allocated to service and maintenance instead of access to the platform itself, you receive a high-quality solution that can be effectively supported by experts.
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Moodle™ By eThink for Further Education
eThink's Further Education LMS solution provides universities with a fully-managed Moodle™ learning platform that makes meeting eLearning goals easy.
eThink’s fully-managed LMS solution for Moodle™ includes:
Industry-Leading Customer Support
eThink responds with a thoughtful, human approach to each support ticket in under an hour. Whether it's setting up courses or designing a new report, responsive support from your LMS vendor means being able to resolve issues quickly and efficiently.
At the heart of every design, Moodle™ offers state of the industry secure authentication and permission handling. Further, eThink’s AWS cloud hosting environment offers additional security measures for a completely sound and secure system. AWS hosting also guarantees uptime and scalability, while allowing sites to be geographically hosted in accordance with a university's requirements.
eLearning Expertise & Consultation
eThink frees up your IT team’s time to focus on other projects by covering all aspects of the LMS, including implementation, AWS cloud hosting, management, customisation, and support. We’re also your partner in eLearning and will be a sounding board when your team has ideas they want to implement, but aren’t quite sure how to get going.
Costs are contained because Moodle™ is an open-source LMS - it allows for fast customisation without the additional licensing rights you pay for with closed-source systems.
eThink is an experienced Moodle™ provider, which means our team has been fully trained in the best practices for design and support, allowing you to focus on the creation of stellar course content that provokes strong engagement from students.
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With so many learning management systems for universities to choose from, why is Moodle™ LMS the best choice? Aside from its incredible flexibility, robust functionality, and future-proof scalability, the key benefits come from it being a well-supported, open-source software.
Explore our Further Education Case Studies
See how eThink is helping universities simplify the LMS process for faculty, students and administrators.
The Royal College of Art was able to create a new and improved Moodle™ instance that allows them to make the most out of the platform with a fully-managed partnership with eThink Education.